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A Refugee
A Refugee
A Refugee's Journey from Afghanistan - PB
9780778731290 | In Stock
Sonita was born in a refugee camp in Pakistan after her family fled Afghanistan during the war in the early 2000s. Unwelcome in Pakistan, her family returns to Afghanistan, where Sonita and her family face new challenges. Interspersed with facts about Afghanistan and its people, this narrative tells a story common to many refugees fleeing the country. Readers will learn about the decades of conflict in Afghanistan and how they can help refugees in their communities and around the world who are struggling to find permanent homes. Teacher’s guide available.

Reading Level: Gr. 4
Interest Level: Gr. 3-6
Guided Reading Level: R
Binding: Paperback
Series: Leaving My Homeland
Author(s): Helen Mason

Size: 8″ × 10″
No. of Pages: 32
Index Included: Yes
Glossary Included: Yes

ATOS: Not available at this time.
Dewey: 362.7
Lexile: 690L
Copyright: 2017

A Refugee's Journey from Afghanistan

MEOC is a national network for educators and professionals dedicated to teaching and understanding the Middle East and is Sponsor of the Middle East Book Award. - MEOC Award Winner Youth Non-Fiction Category, 11/17 Fall 2017 Best Books for Kids & Teens - Canadian Children’s Book Centre “An excellent resource to educate elementary grade children about the problem of aiding and providing shelter for refugees.” -Midwest Book Review, Children’s Bookwatch, 05/17