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"Of Beetles and Angels: A Boy's Remarkable Journey From a Refugee Camp to Harvard" by Mawi Asgedom tells the story of Selamawi Haileab Asgedom or Mawi. He was a refugee who came to America when he was young. Through hard work and his father's influence, he became a Harvard graduate.
Mawi's mother took him on a long and hard trip through the desert when he was very young. They were traveling to Sudan to meet up with his father. For three years they lived in a refugee camp in Sudan and then they left for America.
The family was able to go to America as part of the World Relief Christian organization outreach. They were placed into a hotel in Chicago until the organization could find a church to sponsor them. They couldn't find anything in Chicago so the family moved to the suburbs where a church finally...
Of Beetles and Angels: A Boy's Remarkable Journey from a Refugee Camp to Harvard Lesson Plans contain 143 pages of teaching material, including: