Of a few weeks ago I asked for recommendations on new books to consider for literature studies in my classroom. A number of people recommended Sahara Special by Esme Raji Codell. I immediately put it in my Amazon cart (Isn’t that just so easy to do?) and last weekend I read it in one sitting.
I’m curious to know know what all of you think…who do you read this book with? How do students react? Do they “get it” and really start to understand Sahara more deeply? Fill me in! I am super curious to know your thoughts.
I am starting to get my collection of spring break reading ready…some children’s book and some professional books and some “me” books. I’m taking suggestions!
Here’s the first one on the list…