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Power of One is a great book!  the young men might really like it-good thought!
Helen Sabin

Jelaine McCamish wrote:

> I've read the "Power of One".  I, too, think it would be excellent for your
> students.  It would certainly be thought provoking.  It could cause some
> controversy, so you might want to prepare them.
>
> Jelaine
>
> >From: Noelle Call <[log in to unmask]>
> >Reply-To: Open Forum for Learning Assistance Professionals
> ><[log in to unmask]>
> >To: [log in to unmask]
> >Subject: Re: Know a good book?
> >Date: Tue, 7 Mar 2000 16:55:23 -0700
> >
> >An excellent male book is The Power of One.  My son read it at about sixth
> >grade.  There are some harsh scenes, but the message is superb.
> >=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-
> >Noelle Call, Director
> >Academic Resource Center
> >Utah State University
> >0120 Old Main Hill
> >Logan, Utah 84322-0120
> >435-797-1194
> >[log in to unmask]
> >-----Original Message-----
> >From: Ann Fleshman <[log in to unmask]>
> >To: [log in to unmask] <[log in to unmask]>
> >Date: Wednesday, March 08, 2000 4:20 AM
> >Subject: Know a good book?
> >
> >
> > >Dear Friends,
> > >
> > >Your help has been extremely valuable this year,and I need it again.
> > >
> > >I am tutoring several African-American, 16/17-year-old, high-school drop
> > >outs (males) in a National Guard program for at-risk kids, and am looking
> > >for a book on about the 6th or 7th grade reading level that will knock
> > >their socks off.  They are very interested in learning, but have never
> >read
> > >for pleasure.  (Since I teach at an all-female institution, I really
> > >haven't paid much attention to literature for males, plus I never need
> > >anything on that level.)
> > >
> > >If you can offer any suggestions, I would be very appreciative.
> > >
> > >Ann Marett Fleshman
> > >Director, Academic Skills
> > >Columbia College
> > >Columbia, SC  29203
> > >(803)786-3705
>
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