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Tuesday, November 3, 2009
November: Heritage and Ethnicity
Marlene says, "Sarah and Mattie's ability to preserve their Mohawk heritage is threatened as soon as they arrive at the school. Does family heritage/ethnicity play a strong role in your sense of identity? How so?"