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Human Rights books added to Class and School Libraries section of Resource Bank

 
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Human Rights books added to Class and School Libraries section of Resource Bank
by Fionnuala Ward - Friday, 15 March 2013, 4:00 PM
 
New books have been added to the Class and School Libraries section of the Resource Bank:

Junior Infants - 2nd
  • Fly Away Home: A homeless boy lives in an airport with his father, moving from terminal to terminal trying not to be noticed...
  • The Butterfly: During the Nazi occupation of France, Monique's mother hides a Jewish family in her basement and tries to help them escape to freedom...
  • Azzi in Between: Azzi and her parents are in danger. They have to leave their home and escape to another country on a frightening journey by car and boat...

3rd - 6th

  • So Far From the Sea: Laura Iwasaki and her family are paying what may be their last visit to Laura's grandfather's grave. The grave is at Manzanar, where thousands of Americans of Japanese heritage were interned during World War II...
  • Anne Frank: Anne Frank's diary telling the story of her years in hiding from the Nazis has affected millions of people. But what was she like as a small girl, at home with her family and friends; at play and at school?