In this novel your students will learn about the life of Ashley Rhodes. Many times young adults will try to use their upbringing as an excuse for not be a productive member of society. However, Ashley would beat anyone out when it comes to excuses, and still she triumphs in the end. Not only does she triumph, but she uses her experiences to help others.
In this unit your students will be given eye catching visuals to help them think rigorously about what they read. Each chapter has a separate page and will help facilitate discussions about Ashley's situation and the injustices she faces.