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Teacher can show/read book with overhead.
[Included are links to Birds of Paradise, New Guinea, and Reading Comprehension questions and possible answers.]
Joe's Hidden Treasure is a story about a boy who loses his father in a divorce. While Joe understands that his mother and father were having difficulties and not getting along, he blames his mother for the split and his life is miserable. Joe's self-esteem and love are restored by an unexpected visit with a neighbor who helps Joe understand how to find happiness by using his curiosity and hidden creative talent.