Middle Years Teachers Grade 5 - 9

Middle Years Curriculum Connections

Challenges
 
Coming of Age 
Physical Challenges 
Intellectual Challenges 
Moral Challenges 
Social Challenges
 
 Community Leadership
 
Cooperation 
Participation 
Ethnic 
Religion/Philosophy
 
 Friendship
 
Fellowship 
Gangs 
Brotherhood/Sisterhood 
Schoolmates
  Family Values

Family Relationships
Traditional Families
Contemporary families

Social Justice

Equality/Bullying
Human Rights
War/Crime
Poverty
Environmental Issues
Discrimination

Imagination

Fantasy
Myth
Dreams
Other Worlds
Dragons and Fantastic Creatures


Thistledown Anthologies

Thistledown Novels with Thematic Connections