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Island of the Blue Dolphins

Island of the Blue Dolphins


by Scott O'Dell

Current Events & Pop Culture

Available to teachers only as part of the Island of the Blue Dolphins Teacher Pass

Island of the Blue Dolphins Teacher Pass includes:

  • Assignments & Activities
  • Reading Quizzes
  • Current Events & Pop Culture articles
  • Discussion & Essay Questions
  • Challenges & Opportunities
  • Related Readings in Literature & History

Sample of Current Events & Pop Culture

Who Were the Aleutians, Really?

They are a super important part of the story. They keep appearing and reappearing. They sometimes bring little girls along. They are kind of greedy. They like otters. They're called "Aleutians." That all sounds nice, but who were they really? Where were they from and why did they come and go so much? Take your students to this link to find out.