Resource | K-12 Evaluated Resource Collection

K-12 Evaluated Resource Collection

Voice for the Spirit Bears, A: How One Boy Inspired Millions to Save a Rare Animal

Author/Publisher/Website: Oliver, C.
Copyright: 2019
Evaluation/Record Entry Date: Apr/2020
Submitting suppliers/Website: Not Available
Primary Identifier: 9781771389792
Recommended Grades and Subjects/Courses: 1-7
(View recommended grades and subjects)

Resource Description

This Canadian picture book details the story of Simon Jackson, a child interested in animals and wildlife, especially spirit bears, and his efforts to protect their homes from logging activities. Despite being bullied at school for having a stutter, he finds the strength to speak to all the students at his school and his passion encourages them to help him try to protect the spirit bears and their homes. Suitable for discussions about the environment, sustainability, animals, student activism, social responsibility, bullying, and disability, and to show students that their voice can make a difference. Log in to read the full review.