Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Lanesha is a twelve year old girl. who lives in New Orleans’ Ninth Ward.

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "Lanesha is a twelve year old girl. who lives in New Orleans’ Ninth Ward."— Presentation transcript:

1 Lanesha is a twelve year old girl

2

3 who lives in New Orleans’ Ninth Ward.

4

5 She doesn’t have a lot of friends. The kids at school don’t seem to understand her.

6

7 She doesn’t even have her mother.

8

9 But what she does have is Mama Ya-Ya, her loving, 82 year old, caretaker, who also happens to be able to see the future.

10

11 When Mama Ya-Ya’s visions show a destructive hurricane, Lanesha doesn’t know what to do.

12

13 Will she be able to survive on her own? How will she protect Mama Ya-Ya? Will she be able to lean on someone for help?

14

15 Read Ninth Ward by Jewell Parker Rhodes to find out.

16

17 Book Trailer by Mrs. Lohia Image 1: american-girl-braids.jpghttp://www.essence.com/sites/default/files/images/embed/african- american-girl-braids.jpg Image 2: srv/photo/gallery/100819/GAL-10Aug /media/PHO-10Aug jpghttp://media3.washingtonpost.com/wp- srv/photo/gallery/100819/GAL-10Aug /media/PHO-10Aug jpg Image 3: footage-pensive-pupils-doing-tasks-during-the-lesson-african-american-girl- in-the-foreground.jpghttp://ak0.picdn.net/shutterstock/videos/ /preview/stock- footage-pensive-pupils-doing-tasks-during-the-lesson-african-american-girl- in-the-foreground.jpg Image 4: orleans-cemetery.jpghttp://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/5/5c/New- orleans-cemetery.jpg Image 5: Image 6: Image 7: Image 8: ward1.jpghttp://www.kidsmomo.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/ninth- ward1.jpg


Download ppt "Lanesha is a twelve year old girl. who lives in New Orleans’ Ninth Ward."

Similar presentations


Ads by Google