A Lesson for Martin Luther King Jr.
Level 2: Reading Independently
- More complex stories
- Varied sentence structure
- Paragraphs and short chapters
Young Martin Luther King Jr. is having some problems with his best friend, Bobby. First, they are going to different schools this year. Next, Bobby's dad is not letting his son play with Martin. When Martin learns why, he is confused and hurt -- but he lea
My concern is that this book is for seven year olds and I feel it is unbalanced in its focus on the negative.
Here is where I'm coming from on this:
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Another great book to use during February and Black History Month.