Mentor Texts that Model and Encourage Goal Setting
Mentor Texts that Model and Encourage Goal Setting Goal! by Mina Javaherbin may not be widely known. It is one I picked up last summer at our local, Ollie's store since I had so many boys that love to play soccer. The cover caught my eye, but the story made me buy it. It is about a time when a young boy from South Africa receives a football as a gift and uses determination to be able to play with his friends in order to forget the fighting that is going on around them.