It’s not easy being a kid in Syria right now. In fact, it’s downright dangerous.
Month: August 2012
What does it take to get on the Presidential ballot in the United States?
By MOKGWETSI SIZWE CHAPMAN, age 13 Published by Three Rivers Press in New York, 2006. Forty Millon Dollar Slaves: The Rise Fall and Redemption of the Black Athlete is about African-American athletes, and how they make their way to the top of the sports world, including the discrimination, prejudice and injustice that came with the …
President Obama’s daughters influenced his decision in favor of allowing same-sex couples to marry.
This compassionate coming-of-age story explores issues on identity, emotional well-being and bullying.
Kids tackle tough questions through art: What is the real cost of food? What does it mean to be safe? Is healthcare sustaining America?
PHOTO: FLICKR/AIDAN MORGAN By JUDI CHENG Many laundry soaps contain chemicals that are harmful to people. Try this natural and inexpensive recipe to make your own laundry soap. Kids should wear a mask or light scarf to protect nose and mouth. Ingredients: 1 small bucket 1 bar of soap, grated 1 cup Borax* 1 cup …