9.28.15 Novel Study
In sixth grade social studies, students just began reading the mesmerizing dual narrative, A Long Walk to Water. The novel, by Linda Sue Park, is based on a true story and takes place in the country of Sudan. The story follows two young people growing up in different points in history. Students will be reading and working together in school to unravel the stories one day at a time. This novel will be read in conjunction with learning about the countries of Africa during trimester one.