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Take a Second to Focus on School Culture — Do Our Kids Want to be at School?

Do you know that high schools by the hundreds are failing to keep students at school? Do you know why so many American school children have an attendance problem? 2,479 more words

Education

Ode to my English Class: Enormous Wings and Things to Carry

Ode to Gadies and Lettermen
To sitting across from a complete stranger on August 26th
And reading “Hills like White Elephants”
Ode to Nicole the page princess… 485 more words

Poems And Thoughts

ALWG Project: Child Soldiering Infographic

Create a detailed infographic that shows your understanding of child soldiering, in relation to the memoir, A Long Way Gone.

Final Projects

List: Justice Bao

Title of Picture Book: Justice Bao – The Case of the Missing Coins

Author: Catherine Khoo

Illustrator: Chen Ziyue

Publisher and Country (may be self-published): Epigram Books, Singapore… 126 more words

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Midas

Midas is the name of Phrygian king in Greek mythology famously known for having the “golden touch”. Phrygia was an ancient kingdom located in what is now modern Turkey. 165 more words

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Braden

Braden comes from an Irish surname, the anglicized form of Ó Bradáin meaning “descendant of Bradán”, the latter a Gaelic name meaning “salmon”. In Irish mythology, the salmon is associated with wisdom.  37 more words

Male

[KNB] Chance - Chapter 9

Chance
Chapter 9

Rowie arrived 5 minutes earlier. Her teammates are already in front of the gymnasium and are waiting for the others. Unlike before, they all seemed to be closer than before. 1,610 more words

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