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It's Ramadan, Curious George

It's Ramadan, Curious George
A Book

by H. A. Rey,Hena Khan

  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 2016-05-03
  • Pages : 14
  • ISBN : 0544866908
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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It's the first day of Ramadan, and George is celebrating with his friend Kareem and his family. George helps Kareem with his first fast and joins in the evening celebration of tasting treats and enjoying a special meal. Then, George helps make gift baskets to donate to the needy, and watches for the crescent moon with the man in the yellow hat. Finally George joins in the Eid festivities to mark the end of his very first Ramadan. This playful tabbed board book, with a foil-stamped cover, makes a great holiday gift for all fans of Curious George—those who celebrate Ramadan, and those who are learning about it for the first time!

Power Forward

Power Forward
A Book

by Hena Khan

  • Publisher : Salaam Reads / Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 2018-05-08
  • Pages : 144
  • ISBN : 1534411984
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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From the critically acclaimed author of Amina’s Voice comes the first book in an exciting new middle grade series about a fourth-grader with big dreams of basketball stardom. Fourth grader Zayd Saleem has some serious hoop dreams. He’s not just going to be a professional basketball player. He’s going to be a star. A legend. The first Pakistani-American kid to make it to the NBA. He knows this deep in his soul. It’s his destiny. There are only a few small things in his way. For starters, Zayd’s only on the D-team. (D stands for developmental, but to Zayd it’s always felt like a bad grade or something.) Not to mention, he’s a bit on the scrawny side, even for the fourth grade team. But his best friend Adam is on the Gold Team, and it’s Zayd’s dream for the two of them to play together. His mom and dad don’t get it. They want him to practice his violin way more than his jump shot. When he gets caught blowing off his violin lessons to practice, Zayd’s parents lay down the ultimate punishment: he has to hang up his high tops and isn’t allowed to play basketball anymore. As tryouts for the Gold Team approach, Zayd has to find the courage to stand up for himself and chase his dream.

On Point

On Point
A Book

by Hena Khan

  • Publisher : Salaam Reads / Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 2018-05-29
  • Pages : 144
  • ISBN : 1534412018
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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From the critically acclaimed author of Amina’s Voice comes the second book in an exciting new middle grade series about a scrawny fourth-grader with big dreams of basketball stardom. Now that Zayd has made the Gold Team, he’s hustling hard and loving every minute of the season. But when team starts to struggle, Zayd can’t help wondering if it has something to do with him. Even worse, his best friend Adam suddenly starts acting like he doesn’t care about basketball anymore, even though they are finally teammates. He stops playing basketball with Zayd at recess and starts hanging out with other kids. Then, Adam up and quits the Gold Team to play football instead. While his uncle’s wedding preparations turn life into a circus at home, Zayd is left on his own to figure things out. He has to decide how to still be friends with Adam and step up to fill the empty shoes he left on the court. Does Zayd have what it takes to be on point and lead his team back to victory?

The Hero Next Door

The Hero Next Door
A We Need Diverse Books Anthology

by Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich

  • Publisher : Crown Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 2019-07-30
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN : 0525646329
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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From We Need Diverse Books, the organization behind Flying Lessons & Other Stories, comes another middle-grade short story collection--this one focused on exploring acts of bravery--featuring some of the best own-voices children's authors, including R. J. Palacio (Wonder), Rita Williams-Garcia (One Crazy Summer), Linda Sue Park (A Long Walk to Water), and many more. Not all heroes wear capes. Some heroes teach martial arts. Others talk to ghosts. A few are inventors or soccer players. They're also sisters, neighbors, and friends. Because heroes come in many shapes and sizes. But they all have one thing in common: they make the world a better place. Published in partnership with We Need Diverse Books, this vibrant anthology features thirteen acclaimed authors whose powerful and diverse voices show how small acts of kindness can save the day. So pay attention, because a hero could be right beside you. Or maybe the hero is you. AUTHORS INCLUDE: William Alexander, Joseph Bruchac, Lamar Giles, Mike Jung, Hena Khan, Juana Medina, Ellen Oh, R. J. Palacio, Linda Sue Park and Anna Dobbin, Cynthia Leitich Smith, Ronald L. Smith, Rita Williams-Garcia, and short-story contest winner Suma Subramaniam “As with the two previous anthologies from We Need Diverse Books, this collection admirably succeeds in making available to all readers a wider and more representative range of American voices and protagonists.” -The Washington Post

(Re)Imagining Elementary Social Studies

(Re)Imagining Elementary Social Studies
A Controversial Issues Reader

by Sarah B. Shear,Christina M. Tschida,Elizabeth Bellows,Lisa Brown Buchanan,Elizabeth E. Saylor

  • Publisher : IAP
  • Release : 2018-01-01
  • Pages : 401
  • ISBN : 164113075X
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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The field of elementary social studies is a specific space that has historically been granted unequal value in the larger arena of social studies education and research. This reader stands out as a collection of approaches aimed specifically at teaching controversial issues in elementary social studies. This reader challenges social studies education (i.e., classrooms, teacher education programs, and research) to engage controversial issuesthose topics that are politically, religiously, or are otherwise ideologically charged and make people, especially teachers, uncomfortablein profound ways at the elementary level. This reader, meant for elementary educators, preservice teachers, and social studies teacher educators, offers an innovative vision from a new generation of social studies teacher educators and researchers fighting against the forces of neoliberalism and the marginalization of our field. The reader is organized into three sections: 1) pushing the boundaries of how the field talks about elementary social studies, 2) elementary social studies teacher education, and 3) elementary social studies teaching and learning. Individual chapters either A) conceptually unpack a specific controversial issue (e.g. Islamophobia, Indian Boarding Schools, LGBT issues in schools) and how that issue should be/is incorporated in an elementary social studies methods courses and classrooms or B) present research on elementary preservice teachers or how elementary teachers and students engage controversial issues. This reader unpacks specific controversial issues for elementary social studies for readers to gain critical content knowledge, teaching tips, lesson ideas, and recommended resources. Endorsement: (Re)Imagining Elementary Social Studies is a timely and powerful collection that offers the best of what social studies education could and should be. Grounded in a politics of social justice, this book should be used in all elementary social studies methods courses and schools in order to develop the kinds of teachers the world needs today. Wayne Au, Professor, University of Washington Bothell, Editor, Rethinking Schools

Amina's Voice

Amina's Voice
A Book

by Hena Khan

  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 2017-03-14
  • Pages : 208
  • ISBN : 148149208X
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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A Washington Post Best Children’s Book of 2017 “For inspiring empathy in young readers, you can’t get better than this book.” —R. J. Palacio, author of #1 New York Timesbestseller Wonder “Amina’s anxieties are entirely relatable, but it’s her sweet-hearted nature that makes her such a winning protagonist.” —Entertainment Weekly A Pakistani-American Muslim girl struggles to stay true to her family’s vibrant culture while simultaneously blending in at school after tragedy strikes her community in this “compassionate, timely novel” (Booklist, starred review) from the award-winning author of It’s Ramadan, Curious George and Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns. Amina has never been comfortable in the spotlight. She is happy just hanging out with her best friend, Soojin. Except now that she’s in middle school everything feels different. Soojin is suddenly hanging out with Emily, one of the “cool” girls in the class, and even talking about changing her name to something more “American.” Does Amina need to start changing too? Or hiding who she is to fit in? While Amina grapples with these questions, she is devastated when her local mosque is vandalized. Amina’s Voice brings to life the joys and challenges of a young Pakistani-American and highlights the many ways in which one girl’s voice can help bring a diverse community together to love and support each other.

R Is for Ramadan

R Is for Ramadan
A Book

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Gibbs Smith
  • Release : 2019-03-05
  • Pages : 32
  • ISBN : 9781423651659
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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A fun alphabet primer celebrating the month-long Muslim observance of fasting and spiritual awareness. Ramadan is a month-long observance when Muslims all over the world spend more time with each other, emphasize charitable works, fast, pray, and break their daily fast each night together. It's a time meant to focus on things such as sharing, empathy, compassion, generosity, and selflessness. These ideals are wonderfully illustrated here in Greg Paprocki's inimitable style for each of the 26 letters of the alphabet. Greg Paprocki works full-time as an illustrator and book designer. In addition to illustrating several Curious George books, he's provided illustrations for a number of books for Gibbs Smith, including A Is for Atom, S Is for Santa, B Is for Boo, and The Big Book of Superheroes. He began his career as an advertising art director after studying fine art and graphic design at the University of Nebraska.

The Secret of the Himalayas

The Secret of the Himalayas
A Book

by Adam Gidwitz,Hena Khan

  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 2021-05-04
  • Pages : 208
  • ISBN : 073523146X
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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The newest adventure in the bestselling Unicorn Rescue Society transports readers to the Himalayan mountains in Northern Pakistan! When Uchenna and Elliot’s classmate publishes an article in the school newspaper about the Schmoke Brothers, Professor Fauna notices something alarming in a photo. Mounted on the wall of the Schmoke’s living room is a single spiral horn that he’s certain could have come from only one animal—a unicorn! To save these magical creatures—and to finally see a unicorn themselves—the Unicorn Rescue Society heads to the rugged mountains of Pakistan. Hena Khan, the critically acclaimed author of Amina’s Voice, joins Newbery Honor-winner Adam Gidwitz for the Unicorn Rescue Society’s most dramatic, action-filled mission yet!

Crescent Moons and Pointed Minarets (international Pb)

Crescent Moons and Pointed Minarets (international Pb)
A Muslim Book of Shapes

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 2021-04-06
  • Pages : 36
  • ISBN : 9781797211442
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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From a crescent moon to a square garden to an octagonal fountain, this breathtaking picture book celebrates the shapes - and traditions - of the Muslim world. Sure to inspire questions and observations about world religions and cultures, Crescent Moons and Pointed Minarets is equally at home in a classroom reading circle and on a parent's lap being read to a child.

Amina's Song

Amina's Song
A Book

by Hena Khan

  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 2021-03-09
  • Pages : 288
  • ISBN : 1534459901
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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In the companion novel to the beloved and award-winning Amina’s Voice, Amina once again uses her voice to bridge the places, people, and communities she loves—this time across continents. It’s the last few days of her vacation in Pakistan, and Amina has loved every minute of it. The food, the shops, the time she’s spent with her family—all of it holds a special place in Amina’s heart. Now that the school year is starting again, she’s sad to leave, but also excited to share the wonders of Pakistan with her friends back in Greendale. After she’s home, though, her friends don’t seem overly interested in her trip. And when she decides to do a presentation on Pakistani hero Malala Yousafzai, her classmates focus on the worst parts of the story. How can Amina share the beauty of Pakistan when no one wants to listen?

Bounce Back

Bounce Back
A Book

by Hena Khan

  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 2018-10-02
  • Pages : 144
  • ISBN : 1534412069
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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From the critically acclaimed author of Amina’s Voice comes the third book in an exciting middle grade series about a scrawny fourth-grader with big dreams of basketball stardom. Zayd has a plan. He’s ready to take the reins as team captain of the Gold Team. But when an injury leaves him on the sidelines, his plans get derailed. Can Zayd learn what it means to be a leader if he’s not the one calling the shots?

The Secret of the Himalayas

The Secret of the Himalayas
A Book

by Adam Gidwitz,Hena Khan

  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 2021-05-04
  • Pages : 208
  • ISBN : 0735231451
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Critically acclaimed author Hena Khan joins Newbery Honor-winning Adam Gidwitz as co-author of the newest adventure in the NYT bestselling Unicorn Rescue Society series, taking readers to the Himalayan mountains in Northern Pakistan. When Uchenna and Elliot's classmate Pai Lu publishes an article in the school newspaper about the Schmoke Brother's latest scheme, Professor Fauna notices something alarming--mounted on the wall of the Schmoke's living room is a single spiral horn that could only belong to one animal--a unicorn. Determined to stop the Schmoke Brothers from potentially poaching more creatures, the Unicorn Rescue Society is headed to Pakistan where their next adventure is about to begin.

More to the Story

More to the Story
A Book

by Hena Khan

  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 2019-09-03
  • Pages : 272
  • ISBN : 148149211X
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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From the critically acclaimed author of Amina’s Voice comes a new story inspired by Louisa May Alcott’s beloved classic, Little Women, featuring four sisters from a modern American Muslim family living in Georgia. When Jameela Mirza is picked to be feature editor of her middle school newspaper, she’s one step closer to being an award-winning journalist like her late grandfather. The problem is her editor-in-chief keeps shooting down her article ideas. Jameela’s assigned to write about the new boy in school, who has a cool British accent but doesn’t share much, and wonders how she’ll make his story gripping enough to enter into a national media contest. Jameela, along with her three sisters, is devastated when their father needs to take a job overseas, away from their cozy Georgia home for six months. Missing him makes Jameela determined to write an epic article—one to make her dad extra proud. But when her younger sister gets seriously ill, Jameela’s world turns upside down. And as her hunger for fame looks like it might cost her a blossoming friendship, Jameela questions what matters most, and whether she’s cut out to be a journalist at all...

Zayd Saleem, Chasing the Dream

Zayd Saleem, Chasing the Dream
Power Forward; On Point; Bounce Back

by Hena Khan

  • Publisher : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 2020-08-25
  • Pages : 416
  • ISBN : 153446946X
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Discover the struggles and triumphs of fourth-grader Zayd Saleem as he pursues his dream of being a basketball star in this bind-up of the complete middle grade series from the acclaimed author of Amina’s Voice and More to the Story. Zayd Saleem has serious hoop dreams. He’s going to be a basketball star. A legend. There are only a few small things in his way. For starters, Zayd’s on the scrawny side and gets stomach aches when he’s nervous. He has to convince his coach that he has what it takes to join his best friend Adam on the elite Gold Team. His mom and dad want him to practice his violin way more than his jump shot. Plus, it doesn’t help that his older sister Zara is amazing at every sport she tries. But Zayd has a lot going for him, too. His grandmother is willing to supply him with all the mango milkshakes he wants. His grandfather has a few tricks up the sleeve of his velour track suit. And his favorite uncle keeps Zayd laughing, even if it’s sometimes so hard he needs to pee. Zayd’s family, combined with his friends, teammates, and his own determination, means he’s got everything he needs to chase his dream. Will he reach it?

Under My Hijab

Under My Hijab
A Book

by Hena Khan

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 2019-02-05
  • Pages : 32
  • ISBN : 9781620147924
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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As a young girl observes that each of six women in her life wears her hijab and hair in a different way, she considers how to express her own style one day.

The Speaker

The Speaker
A Book

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1894
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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The Illustrated London News

The Illustrated London News
A Book

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1865
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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The Near East

The Near East
A Book

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1921
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Public Opinion

Public Opinion
A Book

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1885
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Temple Bar

Temple Bar
A Book

by George Augustus Sala,Edmund Yates

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1890
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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