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Amazing Grace

MSRP: $29.95
Price: $23.95
You Save: $6.00 (20 %)
Order Number: 126.0091
Format : DVD

Reading Rainbow episodes aim toward building self confidence in students. Amazing Grace is a story about a girl named Grace who wants to be Peter Pan in the school play. Although she faces many obstacles, she refuses to give up, even though her skin color and gender seem to stand in her way.

By breaking stereotypes and believing in yourself, Reading Rainbow DVDs like this help students push forward. Actress Whoopi Goldberg and boiler mechanic, Sheila Haines tell their story.

You can purchase inspiring Reading Rainbow episodes like this with a few simple clicks right here on this page. Or you can browse other Reading Rainbow DVDs for more inspiring stories.

Review BooksRoes Sing On New Snow: A Delicious Tale by Paul Yee; Great Women In The Struggle by Toyomi Igus, Veronica Freeman Ellis, Diane Patrick and Valerie Wilson Wesley; Mirette On The Hire by Emily Arnold McCully

Author: Mary Hoffman
Publisher: Dial

Click here for Language Arts Teacher’s Guide

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Rights granted with purchase include: a) life of media audiovisual use, b) public performance, c) campus or building closed circuit and digital/video-on-demand transmission.

Ideal for Grades: K - 4
Duration: 30 minutes
Closed Captioned
Series #126

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