Revealers page 27


"The new girl stood up. People started whispering. "I am from near Manila. In the Philippines," she said, and sat down. The whispers turned into giggling." (Page 27)


  • How must if have felt for Catalina to be laughed at and whispered about on her first day in a new school?
  • What motivates people to treat those who are different as outsiders?
  • What would it take at your school to make those who are new or different feel welcome?