Explore the WW-II era Japanese American internment through this text set designed for readers with a GLE range of 6–8. (Image credit: Dorothea Lange, National Archives)

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GLE range: 6–8, or 9–12 with adaptation
Created by Anne-Marie Hallagan, 2018

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The teacher who created this text now teaches students at the 9–12 level.

"I would still use a number of these resources for my upper level, just using the NewsEla articles at a higher Lexile. The only one I might take out would be The Bracelet. However, thinking back, my students really enjoyed that story."

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Social Studies
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