Browsing ยป September – Respect

Elementary Level

Title:Thank You, Mr. Falker Author:Patricia Polacco Level: Grades 1-6 References:Intellectual Ability Summary:A special teacher helps the main character deal with the emotional and academic challenges of having a learning disability.   Mentor Texts to Promote Equity and Inclusivity . Seaforth: Avon Maitland District School Board, 2012. Print. Title:Same, Same but Different Author: Jenny Sue Kostecki-Shaw […]

Secondary Level

Title: Sounder Author: Armstrong, William Level: Grades 9-12 (high interest, low vocabulary) References: Race, Socio-Economic Status Summary: A young boy learns the pain of humiliation and anger when his father is given an unjust jail sentence for stealing a ham from a white man. Learning to read and to discover that things do not die […]