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Translated into German, this resource features personal narratives of young migrants that challenge students to reflect on the way that migration affects personal identity.
With a fearless look at a highly charged subject, Straightlaced unearths how popular pressures around gender and sexuality are confining American teens.
Use this guide to help students examine the devastating events in three US communities in which African Americans were driven out by violent mobs in the 1800s and early 1900s.
This guide provides activities and discussion questions for leading your students through a six-week reading of Enrique's Journey that explores themes of identity, belonging, and choices.
Use this guide to Jeanne Wakatsuki's memoir about the forced relocation of Japanese Americans during World War II to develop students' literacy skills and increase understanding of this history.
Use this guide to Melba Pattillo Beals' memoir about the desegregation of Little Rock High School to develop literacy skills and teach about the civil rights movement.
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.
Man is humbled by the uncertainty of what he can know, but still has the itch to gain absolute knowledge, often with tragic consequences.
This piece is very effective in raising issues of bystander behavior with older students, examining the case of David Cash, who failed to report a crime committed by his friend.
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.