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  • Author Sandra Markle Dedicates Book To Mrs. Rusin's 2nd Grade Class

    Author Sandra Markle has written over 200 nonfiction books for children and has received numerous awards for her work. In 2016 she released the book What If You Had Animal Ears!? and dedicated it to second grade teacher Mrs. Rusin and the students at Homestead Elementary School. She recently reached out to

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  • Orangutan Adoption

    2nd graders at Homestead have joined together to make a change! Recently, as a part of our reading theme "Building Ideas", second graders read the book Change Makers, by Scott Foresman. Throughout this story, they learned many ways that young people have

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  • Author Betty Carlson Kay Comes to Homestead

    Betty Carlson Kay is the author of many books, but when she presents at schools, she doesn’t simply read parts of her texts—she presents in character. For Homestead’s 5th grade students, Betty Kay became 3 important women of the civil war, switching

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