2012 VRC for Middle School. Sabrina Carnesi Crittenden Middle School Newport News, VA. Bulu: African Wonder Dog by Dick Houston. Genre: Juvenile NF 636 Setting: Zambia Meaning of Bulu (Bantu)= wild dog (Northwest Africa) = Serious-minded, responsible, and stable Main Characters:
Crittenden Middle School
Newport News, VA
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"There is darkness on the water. There is darkness on the land. There is darkness all around us, but I will hold your hand. You are safe, my precious child. You are safe now, you are home. We have found you and we love you. You will never be alone." —All the Broken Pieces, PP. 11-12
http://www.adoptvietnam.org/adoption/babylift-index.htm Hesse’s Out of the Dust
Ida Mae Jones (Jonesey)
Theme: At what risk do you take to fulfill your dreams?
The Second City Guide to Improv in the Classroom: Using Improvisation to Teach Skills and Boost Learning.
ISBN 9780787996505. Wiley, 2008.
“…I had four fingernails split all the way down the middle. It felt like some had set them on fire.“
Author’s that teaches you how to tie ropes, etc. Website: http://www.rebeccasteadbooks.com/Discussions Questions at LitLovers: http://www.litlovers.com/reading-guides/15-young-adult-fiction/1136-when-you-reach-me-stead?start=3Study Guide available for purchase: http://www.novel-ties.com/estore/product/LGLS3813I/