Be Special, Be Yourself for Teenagers

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Trafford Publishing, May 24, 2007 - Education
0 Reviews Whether they are different, from the future, from a different country or have special circumstances, the characters of Be Special, Be Yourself for Teenagers, teenagers and adults, deal with the dilemma of giving up their significance to gain love. They struggle with body image, social acceptance, family relationships, school, diversity and inclusion. Invariably, it's their attitude that determines their fate. BojÚ's Magic Powder is the story of Sam, who feels different and isolated because of her eating habits, while her classmates think she has an advantage. Beauty Queen is the story of Michelle, a beautiful girl with a secret, who must work out the priorities in her life and find her inner beauty. Be Special, Be Yourself is the story of Adam, who migrates to another country and tries to fit in, without giving up his values. Curly Line with Flowers is the story of Jessie, a dyslexic girl, who writes a diary of her brave struggle for acceptance. The Building of Life describes one class' attempt to create a perfect setup for a group of people living in a building, while coming to grips with some of the realities of their own life. The Guidance Counselor is the story of Tommie, who is physically abused and builds his inner strength to set himself free. Love Me, Love Me Not is a chain story about the desire that teenagers and adults have to be loved and things they will do to fulfill that desire. Biography is the story of Daniel, who finds out, with the help of a classmate, just how much he is loved by the people around him.

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