- Why did people have to haul water with a sled in the past? Where did they get it? What did they haul it in?
- What are kerosene lamps?
- Why were kerosene lamps needed in the past?
- Is there someone in my life that has told me about what life was like long ago? What do I remember about their stories?
- Have I ever lived in a rustic place without running water or electricity? What was it like? Did I have a choice about living there?
- Have I ever had to use flames from candles or lamps for light? What was the experience like?