Middle Years Curriculum Connections 

Community Leadership

 
Cooperation 
Participation 
Ethnic 
Religion/Philosophy

Social Justice

Equality/Bullying
Human Rights
War/Crime
Poverty
Environmental Issues
Discrimination

Challenges

;Coming of Age
Physical Challenges
Intellectual Challenges 
Moral Challenges 
Social Challenges

Family Values

Family Relationships
Traditional Families
Contemporary families

Friendship

 Fellowship 
Gangs 
Brotherhood/Sisterhood 
Schoolmates

Imagination

Fantasy
Myth
Dreams
Other Worlds

Dragons and Fantastic Creatures

 

Thistledown Anthologies

Thistledown Novels with Thematic Connections