“A book, too, can be a star, ‘explosive material, capable of stirring up fresh life endlessly,’ a living fire to lighten the darkness, leading out into the expanding universe.”
â€• Madeleine Lâ€™Engle
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- Book of the Week: one-minute booktalks
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- Racism in Picture Books case study (gr. 8+)
- Investigating Historical Fiction with Primary Sources (gr. 5-8)
- Why We Live Where We Live (gr. 2-3)
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