TITLE

Helping Hands

AUTHOR(S)
Wallace, Audra
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 3;12/7/2009, Vol. 66 Issue 10, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article relates how children in the U.S. extended their help to people they do not know, like giving a pair of socks to a homeless man, giving holiday cards and letters to U.S. soldiers, and donating food and blankets to an animal shelter.
ACCESSION #
50796000

 

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