Guess Who? • Grew up in a military and moved around frequently. • Worked at a local community theater • Studied drama at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill-became a religion major • After graduating traveled to Afghanistan and Kabul • Went home due to blood poisoning
---Guess who? • Jobs included window dresser, medical assistant, Russian travel consultant, and taught acting in a nursing home. • Married a man playing Jessie James at a musical in Washington.
News on the Magic Tree House Thanksgiving on Thursday will have a nonfiction research guide coming in November! Look out for Magic Tree House Research Guide: Pilgrims. The Latest Merlin Mission Season of Sandstorms takes Jack and Annie travel back 12 hundred years ago to Baghdad. They learn to ride camels, struggle through a sandstorm and deliver a manuscript to the mysterious ruler of the city! !
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Readers and Writers Club Teaches students about: • Character • Setting • Details • Plot