Death & Grief - DEATH-GRIEF

The loss of a friend or a loved is difficult for all people, let alone children. Sometimes the best way to open a dialogue about death and grief is through a story. This collection focuses on stories with characters that experience and learn to cope with death and loss.

Death & Grief (15 Books): $201.25

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Themes

Religion/Spiritual, Families, Coping with Death, Peace, Kindness/Caring

Included formats shown below in BOLD

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Yummy

By Neri

Illustrated by DuBurke

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 5 - 12

AR Level: 3.4 - 1.0
Lexile Level: GN510L
SRC: 4.4
DRA: 50

PB: $16.95
6PK: $101.70
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DeShawn Days

By Medina

Illustrated by Christie

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: M
Grade Level: 1
Interest Level: 2 - 6

AR Level: 4.2 - 0.5
Lexile Level: NP
SRC: 3.7
DRA: 28

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Grandma's Purple Flowers

By Burrowes

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: N
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 1 - 4

AR Level: 3.1 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD580L
SRC: 2.9
DRA: 30

PB: $10.95
6PK: $65.70
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The Blue Roses

By Boyden

Illustrated by Córdova

Interviews

Guided Reading: Q
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 1 - 4

AR Level: 3.2 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD600L
DRA: 40

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Janna and the Kings

By Smith

Illustrated by Boyd

Interviews

Guided Reading: O
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 4

AR Level: 4.5 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD830L
SRC: 5.4
DRA: 34

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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A House by the River

By Miller

Illustrated by Hu / Wright

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 3

AR Level: 3.9 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 700L
DRA: 30

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Alicia Afterimage

By Delacre

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 6 - 12

AR Level: 4.8 - 4.0
Lexile Level: NC700L
SRC: 5.3
DRA: 60

PB: $16.95
6PK: $101.70
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Mama's Window

By Rubright / McKissack

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 8

AR Level: 5.2 - 2.0
Lexile Level: 770L
DRA: 44

PB: $10.95
6PK: $65.70
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Zora Hurston and the Chinaberry Tree

By Miller

Photographed by Wright / Hu

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: R
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 4

AR Level: 3.9 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 540L
SRC: 3.5
DRA: 40

PB: $10.95
6PK: $65.70
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A Song For Cambodia

By Lord

Illustrated by Arihara

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: X
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 6

AR Level: 5.4 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD840L
SRC: 5.5
DRA: 60

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Brothers in Hope

By Williams

Illustrated by Christie

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 2 - 5

AR Level: 4.7 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 670L
SRC: 3.5
DRA: 44

HC: $18.95
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Chess Rumble

By Neri

Illustrated by Watson

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 8

AR Level: 3.5 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 690L
SRC: 3.7
DRA: 50

PB: $12.95
6PK: $77.70
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The Three Lucys

By Charara

Illustrated by Kahn

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 7

AR Level: 3.6 - 0.5
Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 38

HC: $18.95
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Calling the Water Drum

By Redding

Illustrated by Boyd

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: PreK - 5

Lexile Level: 550L
DRA: 38

HC: $17.95
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Bird

By Elliott

Illustrated by Strickland

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Q
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 8

AR Level: 3.8 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD720L
SRC: 3.4
DRA: 40

PB: $11.95
6PK: $71.70