The Other Side by Jacqueline Woodson

The Other Side by Jacqueline Woodson is a great powerful book to promote tolerance, communication, friendship and open-mindedness.
 
Woodson addresses race relations with two young girls, one black and one white. A fence divides their homes, but they slowly get to know each other by sitting on this barrier. “Someday somebody’s going to come along and knock this old fence down.”
The Other Side by Jacqueline Woodson
The Other Side by Jacqueline Woodson
Illustrator: E. B. Lewis
Publisher: Penguin Putnam Books for Young Readers (2001)
ISBN: 9780399231162
 

Teaching Resources: The Other Side

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