Adoption is the best way to help your students experience this immigrant memoir up-close. When you adopt, you receive a complimentary membership to our monthly resource site, and your students can purchase the book / album in print or digital format. 

ADOPTION BENEFITS

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Multimedia

Engagement

When intimate storytelling and music combine, students engage more deeply and personally. 

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Complementary

Site Membership

Monthly units explore migration, identity, and belonging through the Arts, Current Events, Spanish in the U.S., and Videos

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All teaching units come with probing pre and post-reading questions, and the book units also include research activities. 

Questions & Research Activities

UNIT SAMPLES

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Monthly Resources

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A fun-loving East LA band takes on the immigration debate with disarming vulnerability. 

ICE: El Hielo

ARTS

By La Santa Cecilia

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A New York lawyer rants against Spanish in public places, and the internet strikes back.

Schlossberg Rant & Fallout

SPANISH IN THE US

Action & Reaction

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Differences in content and language skew media reports on a murder investigation. 

The Murder of Mollie Tibbetts

CURRENT EVENTS

Facts & Spin

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A Venezuelan-born college student talks about the life she didn't live in her home country.

"Una vida...otra."

VIDEOS

By Amanda León

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Book & Activities

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"Even when surrounded, always half alone / Always half a stranger, never home"

Never Home

CHAPTER 1

Chapter, Song, & Activities

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"Y aunque yo sea de otro lugar / También merezco la libertad."

Mi tierra

CHAPTER 2

Chapter, Song, & Activities

LET'S TALK

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