The Glass Castle
Journal 3: Adversity
Define adversity. Facing adversity is not always about success. Sometimes failure is the adversity a person has to face. Discuss a time you have faced adversity. In what ways were you able to overcome the obstacle, or did you not succeed? What is/are the most important factor(s) in overcoming adversity? (i.e. individual determination, education, community or parental support, etc.). Why? What life lessons did you learn from facing such difficulty?
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The Face of Homelessness
Read the article Sleeping Under A Roof, But Homeless Nonetheless. Choose your Lexile level and complete the activities that accompany the article.