Remember Yesterday’s Giants! Cherish Today’s Giants! Honor the Giant Within You! A teenage boy named Mini T. Solja learns an important lesson about his rich heritage from his grandfather. MINI SOLJA STANDS ON THE SHOULDERS OF GIANTS is a lyrical coming-of-age conversation. This poetic snapshot highlights the stellar history of Black Americans and pays homage to our ancestral struggle and triumphs. Enjoy this timely, engaging, and enlightening book. Additional resources include a list of famous Black Americans and a directory of Black museums.
Bounce a Book Against Your Brain poetically uses the game of basketball’s words, terms, and phrases to share an inspiring message about reading. The rapid-fire, fast-paced, rap-style language captures your imagination. The ideas shared in this rallying call to Bounce a Book Against Your Brain is a potent reminder of the saying, “words make people.” Lifelong learning matters. You matter. You are young, gifted, and filled with possibility. Sit! Read! Think! Your ticket to having it all is a book away. This book is a quick read with a life-changing message.
YOU ARE ALL THAT AND MORE is a well-crafted journal designed just for you. A passion to notice, note, and share memorable events is natural. Write, doodle, or draw now! Reflect on your goal, dream, vision, and unique personal quality. Share life’s experiences and joys with your family and friends. Expressing gratitude improves our attitude. Your legacy is worth remembering. This unique book includes original quotes inspired by the lives of notable Black Americans. Use each prompt to guide your journaling experience.
BONUS SECTIONS! TOP TEN LISTS will keep you engaged.SENTENCE STARTERS support your writing journey.Carry this compact volume in your pocketbook. Use it whenever and wherever you want.
Teaching is a challenging and rewarding profession. These well-crafted poems describe why love is a powerful incentive. Educators enter the occupation to make a positive impact on the students they teach. Nod, laugh, cry, and share the familiar teaching experiences chronicled in this brief, but potent, collection of anecdotal poems. New teachers enjoy the call to embrace a holistic style of schooling. Experienced educators find the poems entertaining, enlightening, and rejuvenating. Every reader is invited to consider the diverse needs of students by embracing a growth mindset. Each poem’s rhythmic cadence reveals a candid observation of the modern-day classroom. The author conveys a keen sense of experience through stark imagery and refreshing views. This book is a useful resource for every teacher.
High interest, low-level, middle school juvenile fiction. How the last day of school turned chaotic for a small group of close friends due to a rumor.
High interest, low-level, middle school juvenile fiction. Short stories for middle-school students.
Poetic social and political commentary.
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