Leaving My Country
Rosen REAL Readers: Social Studies Nonfiction / Fiction: Myself, My Community, My World
Leaving what is known and embarking on a journey to the unknown can be overwhelming for a person at any age. Through this story about a family’s trip to a new country, readers empathize with leaving the old, and embracing the new. This story reinforces the positive social message about being a welcoming part of a community.