Make It Happen! Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa, Surgeon (Upper Level)

Make It Happen! Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa, Surgeon (Upper Level)


When Dr. Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa came to the United States as a teenager, he had nothing but $64 and a dream. With perseverance and confidence, he spent almost 20 years pursuing an education. Now he is a well-known brain surgeon and researcher. He helps save lives while also researching new ways to fight cancer. His life has been filled with struggles, triumphs, and mentors who helped him reach his goals. Dr. Q’s story will show young readers how they too, can Make It Happen! and achieve goals through support from their community and with a strong sense of self.

Lexile: 940L

Product ID: 13311ISBN: 9781682655818.


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The jobs that people have are important to their sense of self and are essential to supporting families and communities. In the years ahead, students are likely to find happiness and stability thought learning skills that help them adapt to fast-paced work environments. The Make it Happen! series is not about learning how to become a superstar or a hero. Instead, each book in the series presents a personal, up-close look into the lives of extraordinary people who have overcome great challenges and learned the skills necessary to realize their goals.

A whole child approach ensures that each student is healthy, safe, engaged, supported and challenged.

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