Book and Movie Review List

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Feb 2, 2013 (4 years and 6 months ago)

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BOOK AND MOVIE REVIEW EXTRA HOURS OPPORTUNITY

ARE YOU INTO MOVIEWS AND/OR READING! Here are some great ways to
learn and gain

extra
hours. This is a good way to receive hours when you are not serving. All you have to do is write a
summary /reflection including how the book or movie directly ties into your current
service (
a form is
provided) and turn this in with your timeshee
t for that month. Please note that these activities are
only to be done during time off or after work hours and NOT while you are serving.

1.


One book review=6 hours

2.

One movie review=3 hours

3.

Each member can do a maximum of 3 books and 3 movies for the entir
e year of service.

4.

The hours will be under TRAINING on your timesheet and the codes are : BR book review and
MR movie review

Book List:

1.


How to Talk So Kids Will
Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk,
by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish

2.

Framework for Understan
ding Poverty,
by Ruby K. Payne

3.

Savage Inequalities,

by Jonathan Kozol

4.

Amazing Grace,

by Jonathan Kozol

5.

Children of Trauma,
by Jane Middelton
-
Moz

6.

From Defiance to Cooperation
,
by

John F. Taylor, Ph.D.

7.

All Alone in the World,
by Nell Bernstein

8.

Stand By Me,
by Jean E. Rhodes

9.

Radical
Equations
,
by Robert P. Moses

10.

Reviving Ophelia,
by Mary Pipher

11.

Raising Cain,
by Dan Kindlon and Michael Thompson

12.

The Last Dropout
by Bill Milliken

13.

The Dreamkeepers: Successful Teachers of African American Children,
by Gloria Ladso
n
-
Billings

14.

Queen Bees and Wannabees

by Rosalind Wiseman

15.

Girls on Track: A Parent’s Guide to Inspiring our Daughters to Achieve a Lifetime of Self
-
Esteem and Respect,
by Molly Barker

16.

My Bloody Life

by Reymundo Sanchez

17.

Lady Q,
by Reymundo Sanchez

18.

The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog and Other Stories from a Psychiatrist’s Notebook, by Bruce
Perry and Maia Szalavitz



Movie List:

1.


Pay It Forward





12. Avalon

2.

Lean On Me





13. A Question of Silence

3.

Our Song





14. Coach Carter

4.

Raising C
ain (view on pbs.org)



15. Higher Learning

5.

Raising Isaiah





16. Mr. Holland’s Opus

6.

Stevie






17. Boyz in the Hood

7.

Radio






18. Stand and Deliver

8.

Dangerous Minds




19. Class Divided

9.

Freedom Writers




20. Hardball

10.

Pursuit of Happiness




21.
The Ron Clark Story

11.

Paperclips

If you have
other books

or movies you’d like to report on, first clear it with Susan to make sure that it
fits your service then you may be able to count hours for those too!