My Beloved World

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  • Author : Sonia Sotomayor
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Pages : 336 pages
  • ISBN : 0307962164
  • Rating : 4/5 from 38 reviews
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My Beloved World

My Beloved World
  • Author : Sonia Sotomayor
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release : 15 January 2013
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A “searching and emotionally intimate memoir” (The New York Times) told with a candor never before undertaken by a sitting Justice. This “powerful defense of empathy” (The Washington Post) is destined to become a classic of self-invention and self-discovery. The first Hispanic and third woman appointed to the United States Supreme Court, Sonia Sotomayor has become an instant American icon. In this story of human triumph that “hums with hope and exhilaration” (NPR), she recounts her life from a Bronx

The Beloved World of Sonia Sotomayor

The Beloved World of Sonia Sotomayor
  • Author : Sonia Sotomayor
  • Publisher : Delacorte Press
  • Release : 04 September 2018
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A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! “[Doesn’t shy] away from the hard truths of Sotomayor’s childhood . . .[and] discusses real-world issues like racism, privilege, and affirmative action.” —The Washington Post Discover the inspiring life of Justice Sonia Sotomayor, the first Latina and third woman appointed to the United States Supreme Court, in this middle-grade adaptation of her bestselling adult memoir, My Beloved World. Includes an 8-page photo insert and a brief history of the Supreme Court. Sonia Sotomayor was just

Turning Pages

Turning Pages
  • Author : Sonia Sotomayor
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 04 September 2018
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Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor tells her own story for young readers for the very first time! As the first Latina Supreme Court Justice, Sonia Sotomayor has inspired young people around the world to reach for their dreams. But what inspired her? For young Sonia, the answer was books! They were her mirrors, her maps, her friends, and her teachers. They helped her to connect with her family in New York and in Puerto Rico, to deal with her diabetes

Just Ask

Just Ask
  • Author : Sonia Sotomayor
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 03 September 2019
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Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor and award-winning artist Rafael Lopez create a kind and caring book about the differences that make each of us unique. A #1 New York Times bestseller! Winner of the Schneider Family Book Award! Feeling different, especially as a kid, can be tough. But in the same way that different types of plants and flowers make a garden more beautiful and enjoyable, different types of people make our world more vibrant and wonderful. In Just Ask, United

Sonia Sotomayor

Sonia Sotomayor
  • Author : Meg Greene
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 26 January 2022
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This insightful biography introduces readers to Justice Sonia Sotomayor, a remarkable woman with a single-minded pursuit of educational excellence, who rose from poverty in a Bronx housing project to a seat on the U.S. Supreme Court. * Photographs of the justice at various times * A chronology of Sotomayor's life * An annotated bibliography of selected resources including books, magazine articles, and television programs

Managing Diabetes

Managing Diabetes
  • Author : Jeffrey A. Bennett
  • Publisher : NYU Press
  • Release : 25 June 2019
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A critical study of diabetes in the popular imagination Over twenty-nine million people in the United States, more than nine percent of the population, have some form of diabetes. In Managing Diabetes, Jeffrey A. Bennett focuses on how the disease is imagined in public culture. Bennett argues that popular anecdotes, media representation, and communal myths are as meaningful as medical and scientific understandings of the disease. In focusing on the public character of the disease, Bennett looks at health campaigns

Summary and Analysis of My Beloved World

Summary and Analysis of My Beloved World
  • Author : Acesprint
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 26 January 2021
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Mу Bеlоvеd World (2013) іѕ thе memoir оf Sоnіа Sоtоmауоr, thе thіrd wоmаn, and fіrѕt Latina еvеr, tо ѕеrvе оn the US Supreme Court. From hеr сhіldhооd hardships and hеr unlikely path tо Princeton аnd Yаlе Law School tо hеr fіrѕt арроіntmеnt аѕ a judgе, Sоtоmауоr'ѕ ѕtоrу is оnе of rеѕіlіеnсе, frіеndѕhір аnd

Just Help

Just Help
  • Author : Sonia Sotomayor
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 25 January 2022
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From the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Just Ask! comes a fun and meaningful story about making the world--and your community--better, one action at a time, that asks the question: Who will you help today? Every night when Sonia goes to bed, Mami asks her the same question: How did you help today? And since Sonia wants to help her community, just like her Mami does, she always makes sure she has a good answer to Mami's question.

Sonia Sotomayor

Sonia Sotomayor
  • Author : John A. Torres
  • Publisher : Enslow Publishing, LLC
  • Release : 15 July 2015
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Sonia Sotomayor came from a working class Puerto Rican family in the Bronx. She fought to overcome health issues and financial problems, received a Yale law education, and eventually became a judge. After more than a decade on the United States Court of Appeals, she assumed office as a Supreme Court Justice in 2009, becoming the first Latina in the Supreme Court of the United States. Read about her rise to the highest court in the land and her fight to

Breaking In

Breaking In
  • Author : Joan Biskupic
  • Publisher : Sarah Crichton Books
  • Release : 07 October 2014
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"I knew she'd be trouble." So quipped Antonin Scalia about Sonia Sotomayor at the Supreme Court's annual end-of-term party in 2010. It's usually the sort of event one would expect from such a grand institution, with gentle parodies of the justices performed by their law clerks, but this year Sotomayor decided to shake it up—flooding the room with salsa music and coaxing her fellow justices to dance. It was little surprise in 2009 that President Barack Obama nominated a Hispanic judge

Still I Rise

Still I Rise
  • Author : Marlene Wagman-Geller
  • Publisher : Mango Media Inc.
  • Release : 25 July 2017
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“An incredible book about the strength of women . . . an important book and a read that is nothing if not timely with current politics.” —FangirlNation A #1 Bestseller in 21st Century U.S. History for Teens Still I Rise takes its title from a work by Maya Angelou and it resonates with the same spirit of an unconquerable soul, a woman who is captain of her fate. It embodies the strength of character of the inspiring women profiled. Each chapter will outline

The Middle School Grammar Toolkit

The Middle School Grammar Toolkit
  • Author : Sean Ruday
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 17 May 2020
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Teaching grammar can be overwhelming and is often an overlooked part of effective instruction. The Middle School Grammar Toolkit to the rescue! Now in its second edition, this comprehensive guide makes grammar instruction fun and meaningful. You will learn how to: Teach grammar in a practical and applicable way by presenting each grammar rule as a useful writing tool for students. Use mentor texts—excerpts from great literature—to help students understand grammar in action. Promote metacognition along the way,

Memoir Ethics

Memoir Ethics
  • Author : Mike W. Martin
  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release : 10 February 2016
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Memoir Ethics: Good Lives and the Virtues is a philosophical study of moral themes in memoirs. It explores how memoirists present and defend perspectives on good lives. Particular attention is paid to the interplay of the virtues, including their interplay with additional (nonmoral) types of values in good lives. More generally, it explores the relevance of memoir to moral philosophy and, in turn, how moral philosophy enters into elucidating and critiquing memoirs.

Schoolwide Collaboration for Transformative Social Emotional Learning

Schoolwide Collaboration for Transformative Social Emotional Learning
  • Author : Kristy Hill,Abbie Harriman,Amy Grosso
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 05 August 2021
GET THIS BOOK Schoolwide Collaboration for Transformative Social Emotional Learning

The authors of this helpful text define transformative social-emotional learning and its impact on students and schools. They present current brain research to support social-emotional programming in a whole school program with collaborative lesson ideas adaptable to all age levels for the use of counselors, librarians, administrators, classroom teachers, and all special area teachers. All lessons provide lists of extended student and faculty readings. Illustrating and highlighting how social-emotional programming helps foster and transform the culture of a school to