By Jacqueline Woodson
Chloe and her friends won’t associate with the new girl, Maya. Maya is different. She wears used clothes and plays with old-fashioned toys. Every time Maya tries to play with Chloe and her friends, they reject her. Eventually, Maya plays alone, and then stops coming to school altogether.
WITS LEADS Connection: Look and listen, Explore points of view, Seek help
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