Research the "McKinney Vento Act" and "Charlie's Bill" and respond to the questions below:
       - What is this Act?
       - What does "Charlie's Bill" have to do with it?
       - What rights does it provide?
       - Why is it important?

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Reflect on your experiences of living 24 hours without a "WANT" item and your experience of living 24 hours without a "NEED" item. How did you feel? What was the hardest part of this experience? How would your life be different if you were homeless and could no longer use these items?

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After reading one of the books listed, please state the title of the book you read and a breif summary of the story. After which, please post your response to the characters thoughts, emotions, attitudes, and situation as a comment below.

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    This is a live journal for all participants to respond to questions in several of the homelessness lessons. 

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