Any idea "Touching Spirit Bear" by Ben Mikaelsen is appropriate for what grade level? Any idea "Touching Spirit Bear" by Ben Mikaelsen is appropriate for what grade level?
Touching Spirit Bear by Ben Mikaelsen is a story that deals with a teenage main character in isolation, and also presents issues with which he is dealing in his regular life. Among these issues there are the topics of alcoholism, bad choice in marriage, aloof...
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Actually, it depends on the maturity of the class but I think this book could appeal to audiences from 5th-8th grade. It deals with real world issues to which even 5th graders can relate. I have read this book with 5th and 6th grade classes and it has resulted in some important revelations and conversations.