Making Personal and Cultural Connections Using <em>A Girl Named Disaster</em>

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  • Aug 13 2010 9:35 AM

    Mary Kay Monson

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Struggling to survive is one of the many themes explored in A Girl Named Disaster. As students read, they look for connections between themselves and the main character, Nhamo.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 8

    Topics: Geography, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Literary Analysis, History-Social Science

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    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Discussions; Problem-Solving