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Jake's the Name, Sixth Grade's the Game

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Here is a humorous, first-person account by a deaf boy mainstreamed into the sixth grade of a public school. He speaks of what it is like for him and of his perceptions of others' reactions to him. Jake is a typical adolescent boy with opinions about everything, coping with the changes of growing up, trying to understand his parents who are tuned into adolescence, and tryi ...more
Paperback, 77 pages
Published June 1st 1996 by Royal Fireworks Publishing Company (first published April 1st 1996)
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Beth
Mar 25, 2009 Beth rated it it was amazing
This is a book that I'm interpreting for some of our deaf students in their English class. It made me laugh out loud to read about this deaf student, Jake, and his experiences in 6th grade. I could just picture myself as his interpreter. A quick, fun read.
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