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Lighting their fires : how parents and teachers can raise extraordinary kids in a mixed-up, muddled-up, shook-up world

Author: Rafe Esquith
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2010.
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Using lessons framed around a class trip to a Los Angeles Dodgers baseball game, Esquith moves inning by inning through concepts that help kids build character and develop enriching lives.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rafe Esquith
ISBN: 9780143117667 0143117661
OCLC Number: 468975034
Notes: Originally published : U.S.A : Viking Penguin, 2009.
Description: 195 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Pregame show : out of the ordinary --
First inning : the readiness is all --
Second inning : keep your eye on the ball --
Third inning : I can see for miles and miles --
Fourth inning : crossroads --
Fifth inning : sweeping like Shakespeare --
Sixth inning : all about Eve --
Seventh inning : even higher --
Eighth inning : school daze --
Ninth inning : the long run --
Postgame show : throwing starfish.
Other Titles: How parents and teachers can raise extraordinary kids in a mixed-up, muddled-up, shook-up world
Responsibility: Rafe Esquith.

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Using lessons framed around a class trip to a Los Angeles Dodgers baseball game, Esquith moves inning by inning through concepts that help kids build character and develop enriching lives.

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