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Mosaic icon Mosaic:
One World, Many Stories

 
 2011-2012 Reading List & Schedule
 

Month

 Book

Reading
Strategy

Region/
Country

Enrichment/Activity

September

My Name is Sangoel by Karen Lynn Williams and Khadra Mohammed

Author’s purpose & perspective

East Africa: Sudan

Art focus: Name pictograms

October

My Diary from Here to There by Amada Irma Pérez

Author’s purpose & perspective

Latin America:
Mexico/U.S.

Kick-off Assembly: October 3 @ 9:00 am with Kofi Dennis, African Drummer
Music focus
: Latin Rhythms concert at the Washington Choral Arts Society

November

The Day of Ahmed’s Secret by Florence Parry Heide and Judith Heide Gilliland

Cause & effect

Middle East: Egypt

 Art Field Trips

December

One World One Day by Barbara Kerley

Cause & effect

Global

Music focus: Holiday Singalong

Art Field Trips

 

January

Giant Steps to Change the World by Spike Lee

Drawing conclusions

North America:
United States

Assembly:  What is a hero?

February

Biblioburro: A True Story from Colombia by Jeanette Winter

Drawing conclusions

Latin America:
Colombia

 

March

Tsunami by Kimiko Kajikawa

Making inferences

Asia: Japan

Megan Hicks, the origami swami, visits on March 6th

April

Rickshaw Girl by Mitali Perkins

Making inferences

South Asia: Bangladesh

 

May-June

 

 

 

Bookmaking

 

Last Modified on September 13, 2013