The Other Side by Jacqueline Woodson

Title: The Other Side
Author: Jacqueline Woodson
Illustrator: E. B. Lewis
Publisher: Penguin Putnam Books for Young Readers (2001)
ISBN: 9780399231162
 
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

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Learning to Give: The Other Side literature guide
Scholastic Weston Woods: The Other Side Lesson plan
Reading is Fundamental: Support Materials
Northern Ireland Curriculum: I Belong – Developing themselves as a member of a community
E. B. Lewis Official Website
Penguin: A guide to the works of Jacqueline Woodson
Jacqueline Woodson Official Website
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