Global Read Aloud book of We've been reading Out of My Mind by Sharon M. Draper since the beginning of January. With the snow days, it's taken a lot longer than I planned but it has been an amazing book to read with my Resource Room kids.
Thyme Owens moves across the country with her family so her younger brother can take part in a promising cancer drug trial, and though all she wants is for him to get better, adjusting to life in Manhattan is anything but easy.
Hour of the Bees by Lindsay Eagar - To be released march 2016 - Age range - What does it mean to be fully alive? Magic blends with reality in a stunning coming-of-age novel about a girl, a grandfather, wanderlust, and reclaiming your roots.
The Seventh Wish by Kate Messner. Unsure of how to get her family's attention, Charlie comes across the surprise of her life one day while ice-fishing . in the form of a floppy, scaly fish offering to grant her a wish in exchange for its freedom.