Entering 5th grade, Simon gets a teacher who not only challenges his Hip Hop skills, but also his thinking and sense of community.
This upper elementary level story is a fun read. The audiobook allows the reader to hear Simon's rhymes with a beat.
Included are additional teaching materials about Hip Hop and Social Justice Pedagogy for teachers to incorporate these themes into curriculum.
Ask your local librarian or bookstore to help you find materials.
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