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ELA Module 3, Unit 3
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371 ADA

Adamson, Heather, 1974-. School in many cultures. Mankato, Minn. : Capstone Press, c2008.
Looks at how schools and school activities are very much the same in different cultures around the world.

CLASSROOM 371 ADA

Adamson, Heather, 1974-. School in many cultures. Mankato, Minn. : Capstone Press, c2008.
Looks at how schools and school activities are very much the same in different cultures around the world.

CLASSROOM 629.04 BAE

Baer, Edith. This is the way we go to school : a book about children around the world. New York : Scholastic, c1990.
Describes, in text and illustrations, the many different modes of transportation children all over the world use to get to school.

CLASSROOM FIC BOD

Bodeen, S. A. (Stephanie A.), 1965-. Elizabeti's school. 1st ed. New York : Lee & Low Books, c2002.
Although she enjoys her first day at school, Elizabeti misses her family and wonders if it wouldn't be better to stay home.

CLASSROOM E BRO

Brown, Monica, 1969-. Waiting for the Biblioburro. 1st ed. Berkeley [Calif.] : Tricycle Press, c2011.
When a man brings to a remote village two burros, Alfa and Beto, loaded with books the children can borrow, Ana's excitement leads her to write a book of her own as she waits for the BibliBurro to return. Includes glossary of Spanish terms and a note on the true story of Columbia's BiblioBurro and mobile libraries in other countries.

E BUN

Bunting, Eve, 1928-. One green apple. New York : Clarion Books, c2006.
While on a school field trip to an orchard to make cider, a young Muslim immigrant named Farah gains self-confidence when the green apple she picks perfectly complements the other students' red apples.

CLASSROOM FIC BUN

Bunting, Eve, 1928-. One green apple. New York : Clarion Books, c2006.
While on a school field trip to an orchard to make cider, a young Muslim immigrant named Farah gains self-confidence when the green apple she picks perfectly complements the other students' red apples.

CLASSROOM FIC BUZ

Buzzeo, Toni. Inside the books : readers and libraries around the world. Madison, Wis. : Upstart Books, c2012.
Takes the reader around the world to see a variety of libraries.

CLASSROOM 973.3 FRE

Freedman, Russell. Give me liberty : the story of the Declaration of Independence. New York : Holiday House, c2000.
Describes the events leading up to the Declaration of Independence as well as the personalities and politics behind its framing.

973.3 FRE

Freedman, Russell. Give me liberty! : the story of the Declaration of Independence. New York : Holiday House, c2000.
Describes the events leading up to the Declaration of Independence as well as the personalities and politics behind its framing.

E HEI

Heide, Florence Parry. The day of Ahmed's secret. New York : Lothrop, c1990.
Ahmed rides his donkey cart throughout the city of Cairo, hurrying to finish his work, so he can return home and share his secret with his family.

CLASSROOM E HEI

Heide, Florence Parry. The day of Ahmed's secret. 1st Mulberry ed. New York : Mulberry Books, 1995, c1990.
Ahmed rides his donkey cart throughout the city of Cairo, hurrying to finish his work, so he can return home and share his secret with his family.

CLASSROOM E HEN

Henson, Heather. That Book Woman. 1st ed. New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, c2008.
Young Cal, who lives high in the Appalachian Mountains with his family, does not understand his sister's love for books, but the Book Woman always wanders to their home, and Cal's parents are always willing to trade something to keep Cal's sister reading.

CLASSROOM FIC KOS

Kostecki-Shaw, Jenny Sue. Same, same but different. 1st ed. New York : Henry Holt, 2011.
Pen pals Elliott and Kailash discover that even though they live in different countries--America and India--they both love to climb trees, own pets, and ride school buses.

CLASSROOM FIC LIT

Littlesugar, Amy. Freedom school, yes. New York : Philomel Books, c2001.
When their house is attacked because her mother volunteered to take in the young white woman who has come to teach African-American children at the Freedom School, Jolie is afraid, but she overcomes her fear after learning the value of education.

E LIT

Littlesugar, Amy. Freedom school, yes! New York : Philomel Books, c2001.
When their house is attacked because her mother volunteered to take in the young white woman who has come to teach African-American children at the Freedom School, Jolie is afraid, but she overcomes her fear after learning the value of education.

CLASSROOM 951.05 MA

Ma, Yan, 1987-. The diary of Ma Yan : the struggles and hopes of a Chinese schoolgirl. 1st American ed. New York : Collins, 2005, c2004.
Presents the diary of thirteen-year-old Ma Yan, who details her struggle to obtain an education despite poor conditions and her impoverished family in the province of Ningxia, China; and includes photographs of Ma Yan and her family.

E MOR

Mora, Pat. Tomás and the library lady. New York : Knopf :, c1997.
While helping his family in their work as migrant laborers far from their home, Tomás finds an entire world to explore in the books at the local public library.

CLASSROOM FIC MOR

Mora, Pat. Tomás and the library lady. 1st Dragonfly Books ed. New York : Dragonfly Books/A. Knopf :, 2000, c1997.
While helping his family in their work as migrant laborers far from their home, Tomás finds an entire world to explore in the books at the local public library.

CLASSROOM 371 MOR

Mortenson, Greg. Listen to the wind : the story of Dr. Greg and the three cups of tea. New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, c2009.
A children's book that tells the story of Dr. Greg Mortenson's promise to build a school in a remote Himalayan village after the villagers saved his life.

371 MOR

Mortenson, Greg. Listen to the wind : the story of Dr. Greg and the three cups of tea. New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, c2009.
A children's book that tells the story of Dr. Greg Mortenson's promise to build a school in a remote Himalayan village after the villagers saved his life.

CLASSROOM 371.822 MOR

Mortenson, Greg. Three cups of tea : one man's mission to promote peace--one school at a time. New York : Penguin Books, 2007, c2006.
Greg Mortenson recounts the experiences he had while trying to help impoverished villages in Pakistan's Karakoram Himalaya build schools for their children.

92 TER

Ransom, Candice, 1952-. Mother Teresa. Minneapolis, MN : Carolrhoda, c2001.
Illustrations and simple text introduce children to the life and work of Mother Teresa.

027.4 RUU

Ruurs, Margriet. My librarian is a camel : how books are brought to children around the world. 1st ed. Honesdale, Pa. : Boyds Mills, 2005.
Contains photographs, information, and personal stories about mobile libraries and their young patrons in countries around the world, showing some of the unique ways by which books are delivered, including boat, camel, and elephant.

CLASSROOM 027.4 RUU

Ruurs, Margriet. My librarian is a camel : how books are brought to children around the world. 1st ed. Honesdale, Pa. : Boyds Mills, 2005.
Contains photographs, information, and personal stories about mobile libraries and their young patrons in countries around the world, showing some of the unique ways by which books are delivered, including boat, camel, and elephant.

CLASSROOM FIC SCH

Schrock, Jan West, 1936-. Give a goat. 1st pbk. ed. Gardiner, Me. : Tilbury House, 2013, c2008.
After hearing a story about a girl in Uganda whose life is changed for the better by the gift of a goat, a class of fifth-graders pulls together to raise funds to make a similar donation to someone in need.

CLASSROOM FIC SHU

Shulevitz, Uri, 1935-. How I learned geography. 1st ed. New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2008.
As he spends hours studying his father's world map, a young boy escapes the hunger and misery of refugee life. 'Based on the author's childhood in Kazakhstan, where he lived as a Polish refugee during World War II.

CLASSROOM 020 STA

Stamaty, Mark Alan. Alia's mission : saving the books of Iraq. 1st Dragonfly Books ed. New York : Dragonfly Books, c2004.
Presents the story of Alia, a librarian who lives and works in Basra, and her desperate attempt to save the books in the Basra Central Library at the start of the Iraqi War in 2003.

371.8 MOR

Thomson, Sarah L. Three cups of tea. Young readers ed. New York : Puffin Books, 2009.
Adapts for young readers Greg Mortenson's book in which he recounts the experiences he had while trying to help impoverished villages in Pakistan's Karakoram Himalaya build schools for their children.