Heaven Teacher's Guide

Heaven Teacher's Guide
Use the discussion questions in this teacher's guide for Heaven to explore the meaning of family. Activities and project ideas in this printable guide will also help students learn about the civil rights movement in the context of more recent events.

Grade Levels: 7 - 9

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Heaven
Angela Johnson

Marley has lived in Heaven since she was two years old, when her mother found a postcard postmarked HEAVEN, OH on a park bench and decided that was where she wanted to raise her family. And for twelve years, Marley's hometown has lived up to its name. Then one day a letter arrives form Alabama, and Marley's life is turned upside down. Marley doesn't even know who she is anymore—but where can she go for answers, when she's been deceived by the very people she should be able to trust the most?
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