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My School in the Rain Forest: How Children Attend School Around the World

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4 out of 5
Based on 41 Ratings and 27 Reviews

Book Description
At a school that sits on the edge of the Sahara, students are learning to speak English from a teacher who stands in front of a Webcam in North America. These students are learning in a virtual classroom. In another part of the world, kids aren't waiting to ride the bus to school-they are waiting to hop in a boat that will take them to a school that floats on a river. And some kids don't mind heig... More
Book Information
PublisherBoyds Mills Press
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-101590786017
ISBN-13978-1590786017
Publication Date09/01/2009
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About Margriet Ruurs (Author) : I'm a Canadian children's book writer living in B.C.. My book titles include • Wake Up, Henry Rooster • A Mountain Alphabet • The Power of Poems • Emma's Eggs and many more. My books include ... more
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