This heart-lifting story about quneducableq children who lived on a wind-swept island in the Bering Sea, had no computers and few books, and spoke English as a second language. With the help of their dedicated and gifted teacher, they enter and win the student future problem solving competition for Alaska and compete nationally to win again.The day his wife demanded a divorce and custody of the kids, Om went into the barn and hanged himself in a stall. ... aI meanaelephants. ... Merle and Jasmine are hunched over the problem paper, whispering in Yupik and writing furiously.
|Title||:||The Kids from Nowhere|
|Author||:||Mr. George Guthridge|
|Publisher||:||Graphic Arts Books - 2011-04-01|