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Everything Country | Kate Cesario | TEDxIIT
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Added Aug 31, 2016
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This fifth grader expresses her empathy and compassion in spoken words for her new friend who found a new country.

Kate Cesario is a fifth grader at Whittier School in Downers Grove, Illinois. She was the Midwest winner for the American Immigration Council’s “Celebrate America” Fifth Grade Essay Contest. In between swimming, Minecraft and climbing trees, Kate is passionate about sharks, social justice and understanding the world around her.

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