Choose one of these book to read independently or with an adult. During the second week of school, the children will participate in a book club style discussion group with other students who have read the same book. Questions will be provided a few days prior to the book groups to prepare for some thoughtful discussion.
A Boy Called Bat by
Call Number: FIC ARN
When his veterinarian mom brings home a stray baby skunk that needs rehabilitation before it can be placed in a wild animal shelter, Bat, who has autism, resolves to prove that he is up to the challenge of caring for the skunk permanently.
Fauja Singh Keeps Going by
Call Number: 92 FAU
Publication Date: 2020-08-25
The inspiring true story of Fauja Singh, who broke world records to become the first one hundred-year-old to run a marathon, shares valuable lessons on the source of his grit, determination to overcome obstacles, and commitment to positive representation of the Sikh community.
Jasmine Toguchi, Mochi Queen by
Call Number: FIC FLO
Eager to do something her big sister has not done first, Jasmine Toguchi, eight, decides to pound mochi with the men and boys when her family gets together for New Year's.