Mr. Terupt is one of those magical teachers who connects with his class while challenging their minds. His insightful projects and heartfelt instruction lead many of his fifth grade students toward self-discovery. Life in room 202 is safe and happy, until the accident.
Told from the perspective of six different students, Because of Mr. Terupt introduces a typical classroom with everyday struggles. However, Mr. Terupt and his influence make this a compelling story of growth, mistakes, and forgiveness. This is a perfect book for 4-6th grade readers. They will relate to the students of room 202 and their life changing experience with Mr. Terrupt.
Recommended ages--10 and up