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Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 11:30am
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  • 3-5, MS, HS
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From Shiloh to Lassie and Old Yeller, young adult literature is full of stories about friendship between people and man’s best friend - dogs. People...
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Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 1:34pm
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Sandra Cisneros writes about working class Latino life in America and has won many awards for her writing. She is best known for her book, “The House...
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Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 10:55am
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The Giver is about a world without memory. This public radio story talks with author Lois Lowry and how she came up with the idea to write the book...
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Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 10:58am
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  • MS, HS
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In F. Scott Fitzgerald’s 1925 novel The Great Gatsby James “Jimmy” Gatz becomes Jay Gatsby. Gatz creates a false identity for himself to enter the...
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Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 11:11am
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  • MS, HS
Two famous authors, CS Lewis and JRR Tolkein, had a deep friendship. CS Lewis helped JRR Tolkien get published, but Tolkien admitted he didn’t even...
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Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 11:09am
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  • MS, HS
A Wrinkle in Time is the hit novel that author Madeleine L’Engle is best known for, but the first dozen people who read it hated it. No publisher...
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Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 1:48pm
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Pam Munoz Ryan’s novel “Esperanza Rising” tells the story of a family who leaves a life of privilege in Mexico for a migrant worker camp in...
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Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - 3:08pm
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  • High School
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A PPTX presentation of Unit 9.2.2, students read the Greek tragedy Oedipus the King. Oedipus the King allows students to analyze how multiple central...
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Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 11:22am
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We owe a lot to Ancient Greek civilization. Everything from architecture to medicine to music, is based on Greek culture. This public radio story...
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Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 11:16am
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In 1992 a civil war in Afghanistan turned the country upside down. It also littered the country with landmines. In this public radio story we hear...