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Creating a School Song

As a class, create a song that shows how people in the school cooperate.

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Title: Franklin’s Neighbourhood
Description: Franklin's first school project is to create a picture of what he likes best about his neighbourhood. Franklin can't decide what to draw. After considering many choices, Franklin finally decides that it's the people, rather than the places, that make his neighbourhood so special.
Author/Editor: Bourgeois, Paulette
Published by: Toronto, ON: Kids Can Press, 1999


Title: Apple Picking Time
Description: Anna's extended family helps bring the apple harvest in, and so far she hasn't been able to fill a whole bin herself. Now, she's determined to do it, and, sure enough, she reaches her goal. This quiet story is a celebration of family and community taking time off from work and school to pick the fruit before it spoils.
Author/Editor: Slawson, Michele Benoit
Published by: New York, NY: Crown Publishers, 1994
Last updated: July 1, 2014 | (Revision History)
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