Browsing ยป October -Empathy

Elementary Level

Title: Where Poppies Grow: A World War I Companion Author: Linda Granfield Level: Grades 4-8 References: Culture Summary: When World War I began in 1914, no one knew that millions of young people would die in the agonizing years ahead. No one imagined the effect it would have on family life, or that whole villages […]

Secondary Level

Title: Pier 21: Gateway to Hope Author: Linda Granfield Level: Grades 5-10 References: Culture Summary: Between 1928 and 1971, Pier 21 was the gateway of Canada. As the landing port for immigrants, it greeted more than one million new Canadians. It also saw many Canadians leave, including 368,000 soldiers who sailed overseas during the Second […]