Almost American Girl

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  • Author : Robin Ha
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Pages : 240 pages
  • ISBN : 0062685112
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 9 reviews
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Download or Read online Almost American Girl full in PDF, ePub and kindle. this book written by Robin Ha and published by HarperCollins which was released on 28 January 2020 with total page 240 pages. We cannot guarantee that Almost American Girl book is available in the library, click Get Book button and read full online book in your kindle, tablet, IPAD, PC or mobile whenever and wherever You Like. Harvey Award Nominee, Best Children or Young Adult Book A powerful and moving teen graphic novel memoir about immigration, belonging, and how arts can save a life—perfect for fans of American Born Chinese and Hey, Kiddo. For as long as she can remember, it’s been Robin and her mom against the world. Growing up as the only child of a single mother in Seoul, Korea, wasn’t always easy, but it has bonded them fiercely together. So when a vacation to visit friends in Huntsville, Alabama, unexpectedly becomes a permanent relocation—following her mother’s announcement that she’s getting married—Robin is devastated. Overnight, her life changes. She is dropped into a new school where she doesn’t understand the language and struggles to keep up. She is completely cut off from her friends in Seoul and has no access to her beloved comics. At home, she doesn’t fit in with her new stepfamily, and worst of all, she is furious with the one person she is closest to—her mother. Then one day Robin’s mother enrolls her in a local comic drawing class, which opens the window to a future Robin could never have imagined. This nonfiction graphic novel with four starred reviews is an excellent choice for teens and also accelerated tween readers, both for independent reading and units on immigration, memoirs, and the search for identity.

Almost American Girl

Almost American Girl
  • Author : Robin Ha
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release : 28 January 2020
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Harvey Award Nominee, Best Children or Young Adult Book A powerful and moving teen graphic novel memoir about immigration, belonging, and how arts can save a life—perfect for fans of American Born Chinese and Hey, Kiddo. For as long as she can remember, it’s been Robin and her mom against the world. Growing up as the only child of a single mother in Seoul, Korea, wasn’t always easy, but it has bonded them fiercely together. So when

The Wide Starlight

The Wide Starlight
  • Author : Nicole Lesperance
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 16 February 2021
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The Hazel Wood meets The Astonishing Color of After in this dreamy, atmospheric novel that follows sixteen-year-old Eli as she tries to remember what truly happened the night her mother disappeared off a frozen fjord in Norway under the Northern Lights. Never whistle at the Northern Lights, the legend goes, or they'll sweep down from the sky and carry you away. Sixteen-year-old Eline Davis knows it's true. She was there ten years ago, on a frozen fjord in Svalbard, Norway,

Handbook of Research on Teaching Diverse Youth Literature to Pre Service Professionals

Handbook of Research on Teaching Diverse Youth Literature to Pre Service Professionals
  • Author : Hartsfield, Danielle E.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 25 June 2021
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Perspectives and identity are typically reinforced at a young age, giving teachers the responsibility of selecting reading material that could potentially change how the child sees the world. This is the importance of sharing diverse literature with today’s children and young adults, which introduces them to texts that deal with religion, gender identities, racial identities, socioeconomic conditions, etc. Teachers and librarians play significant roles in placing diverse books in the hands of young readers. However, to achieve the goal

Learning by Design and Second Language Teaching

Learning by Design and Second Language Teaching
  • Author : Gabriela C. Zapata
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 20 April 2022
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Learning by Design and Second Language Teaching establishes theoretical, research, and practice connections between the multiliteracies framework Learning by Design and L2 teaching and learning. A comprehensive introductory chapter presents the theoretical tenets of the approach and is followed by four chapters devoted to the establishment of connections between the framework and L2 instruction, information on evidence-based pedagogical practices and suggestions for their implementation, and task examples that can be adapted for use in a variety of educational contexts. Each

Somehow Saints

Somehow Saints
  • Author : Mary Lea Carroll
  • Publisher : Prospect Park Books
  • Release : 17 November 2020
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The author of Saint Everywhere is answering the call from fans for more reports from her quest to learn from some quietly extraordinary women—and a man or two—who have changed the world. Mary Lea Carroll travels to shrines and hometowns to learn about such amazing people as Saint Marie of Quebec, who founded the first girls’ school in the New World; philanthropist-turned-saint Katherine Drexel of Philadelphia; Saint Brigid, a patron saint of Ireland; Sudanese native Saint Josephine Bakhita,

Still Stace

Still Stace
  • Author : Stacey Chomiak
  • Publisher : Augsburg Fortress Publishers
  • Release : 19 October 2021
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An artist's captivating and quirky illustrated coming-of-age memoir of surprising first love, coming out, and coming to embrace her identity as a gay Christian woman.

The Education of American Girls

The Education of American Girls
  • Author : Anna Callender Brackett
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 21 May 1874
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Education of American girls / Anna C. Brackett -- A mother's thought / Edna D. Cheney -- The other side / Caroline H. Dall -- Effects of mental growth / Lucinda H. Stone -- Girls and women in England and America / Mary E. Beedy -- Mental action and physical health / Mary Putnam Jacobi, M.D. -- Michigan University / Sarah Dix Hamlin -- Mount Holyoke Seminary / Mary O. Nutting -- Oberlin College / Adelia A.F. Johnston -- Vassar College / Alida C. Avery, M.D. --

All American Girl

All American Girl
  • Author : Frances B. Cogan
  • Publisher : University of Georgia Press
  • Release : 01 August 2010
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Our image of nineteenth-century American women is generally divided into two broad classifications: victims and revolutionaries. This divide has served the purposes of modern feminists well, allowing them to claim feminism as the only viable role model for women of the nineteenth century. In All-American Girl, however, Frances B. Cogan identifies amid these extremes a third ideal of femininity: the “Real Woman.” Cogan's Real Woman exists in advice books and manuals, as well as in magazine short stories whose characters

The Body Project

The Body Project
  • Author : Joan Jacobs Brumberg
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release : 09 June 2010
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A hundred years ago, women were lacing themselves into corsets and teaching their daughters to do the same. The ideal of the day, however, was inner beauty: a focus on good deeds and a pure heart. Today American women have more social choices and personal freedom than ever before. But fifty-three percent of our girls are dissatisfied with their bodies by the age of thirteen, and many begin a pattern of weight obsession and dieting as early as eight or

Katrin Almost American

Katrin  Almost American
  • Author : Lilly Setterdahl
  • Publisher : Nordstjernan-Swedish News
  • Release : 01 May 2017
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A Swedish immigration novel. The story begins in Sweden after World War I when Katrin assumes her first job. The young girl turns down a marriage proposal because she wants to see the world. She pulls us into a life of longing for both the unknown and the familiar, conflicts, and elusive love until she decides where she belongs.