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High school student Eve Shalen reflects on an experience she had in eighth grade, when her need to belong affected the way she treated one of her classmates.
Junior, a budding cartoonist, leaves his troubled school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white high school where the only other Indian is the school mascot.
One day, a bear awakens to find himself in the midst of civilization. Interpretations abound in this excellent catalyst for discussion of the individual in society.
Pioneering African American journalists, known as the ‘Black Press,’ documented life for millions of people who were otherwise ignored, giving voice to Black America.
In this memoir, concert pianist Mona Golabek shares the story of her mother’s journey through World War II and the enduring legacy of music that her mother passed along to her.
This accurate adaptation of the revered memoir brings to life a tangible and remarkable record of a young woman's first-hand observations of the Holocaust.
Read this poem by Wislawa Szymborska and reflect on the aftermath of war.
In 1970, Jane Elliott, a third grade teacher in a small Iowa town, divided her class into two groups for a lesson in discrimination--one group being superior to the other.
Twelve-year-old Jonas lives in a futuristic, seemingly ideal society. However, he discovers this world is far from perfect after being given his lifetime assignment as the Receiver of Memory.
Use this guide to the dystopian novel The Giver to help students unravel its complex questions about the relationship between memories, identity, and the future.
Explore bystander behavior and the challenges of speaking up with Maurice Ogden's poem “The Hangman.”
In a small town, a mysterious stranger erects a gallows in the center of town and executes citizens one by one. Who will speak up for the last survivor?