Akeelah and the Bee by James Ellison | ScholasticAkeelah Anderson can spell. She can spell better than anyone in her school in South Central Los Angeles, and she might have a chance at the nationals. Who can say? But she is also wary, because in her school there is danger in being labeled a "brainiac," and it's wiser to keep your smarts to yourself. This is a tragedy in some predominantly black schools: Excellence is punished by the other students, possibly as an expression of their own low self-esteem. The thing with Akeelah Keke Palmer is that she can spell, whether she wants to or not.
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This is a short, and the story is pretty good, an English professor. Larab? Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The film alludes to the importance of community as well as akeelqh problems black communities face.
A novelization of the inspirational movie about an year-old girl in South Los Angeles named Akeelah and her quest to make it to the Scripps.
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