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Episode 1 — Teen Identity and Tough Situations
|Grades||6 – 12|
|Podcast Series||Text Messages: Recommendations for Adolescent Readers
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|Original Air Date||Published April 01, 2008|
Music in this podcast is courtesy of Scott Andrew.
Grades 2 – 12 | Calendar Activity |  February 19
Today is the first day of the New Year on the Chinese lunar calendar.
Grades 3 – 12 | Calendar Activity |  February 18
After retelling a familiar fable, students discover the differences in one of Morrison's retellings of a fable.
Grades 5 – 12 | Calendar Activity |  June 12
Students learn about eyewitness reports through a lesson that is grade-level appropriate. Then, groups use primary source documents and research an event using eyewitness accounts.
Grades 5 – 8 | Calendar Activity |  October 12
Students are encouraged to read a variety of books and participate in a book club in celebration of Teen Read Week.
Grades 3 – 12 | Calendar Activity |  January 1
Students explore online resources about Ellis Island, interview an immigrant in the area, and publish their stories.