Talking RACE and RACISM with kids
Talking RACE and RACISM with kids
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Presents brief interviews with children from fifteen diverse American families--including large, small, mixed-race, immigrant, gay and lesbian, divorced, single-parent, religious, adoptive, and special-needs families--about their parents, siblings, lifestyles, and traditions, and includes photos of each family.
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http://theworldepost.com/pinnable-post/families-2/ In frank, funny, touching, and often surprising interviews, children from fourteen different families talk about how they identify themselves as a family. The range of families profiled in this engaging book reflects the kaleidoscopic diversity of families in America today: there are mixed-race families and immigrant families; families of gay and lesbian couples and very religious families; famil...
Jeremy sets out to discover all of the different "people" that make him who he is, including brother, son, writer, and runner.
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Looking Like Me: Walter Dean Myers, Christopher Myers: 9781606840016: Amazon.com: Books
LOOKING LIKE ME by Walter Dean Myers: The opening lines of this book are charming, “I looked in the mirror and what did I see? A real handsome dude just looking at me.” This is a great book to read to kids for Black History Month.
A treasury of poems recreates the life of César Chávez while offering insight into his character and describing how the lessons he taught can be applied to everyday life.
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César: ¡Sí, Se Puede! Yes, We Can! by Carmen T. Bernier Grand
César : sí, se puede! = yes, we can! / Carmen T. Bernier-Grand ; illustrated by David Diaz.
Describes the racial prejudice experienced by Jackie Robinson when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers and became the first black player in Major League baseball and depicts the acceptance and support he received from his white teammate Pee Wee Reese.
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Describes the racial prejudice experienced by Jackie Robinson when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers and became the first black player in Major League baseball and depicts the acceptance and support he received from his white teammate Pee Wee Reese. 796.357 GOL
This is a book for slightly older kids (Grades 3-5). Great historical story about how Pee Wee Reese declared Jackie Robinson was his teammate. Love the mix of illustrations and photographs....Teammates by Peter Golenbock
Explores the history of Negro League baseball teams, discussing owners, players, hardships, wins, and losses; includes illustrations.
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We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball by Kadir Nelson
Celebrating Black History Month at WFS. We Are The Ship chronicles the story of Negro League Baseball.
An introduction to the life of Marian Anderson, extraordinary singer and civil rights activist, who was the first African American to perform at the Metropolitan Opera, whose life and career encouraged social change.
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When Marian Sang by Pam Munoz Ryan An introduction to the life of Marian Anderson, extraordinary singer and civil rights activist, who was the first African American to perform at the Metropolitan Opera, whose life and career encouraged social change.
When Marian Sang: The True Recital of Marian Anderson by Pam Munoz Ryan / 9780439269674
Brian Selznick is a Caldecott winner for his illustration of children's books. This book by Pam Munoz Ryan with Selznick's illustrations is one of my favorites for both text and pictures .
when marian sang: the true recital of marian anderson. read this to my 5th & 6th graders before showing a video of the historic performance for black history month.
Reveals in verse that despite outward differences children everywhere are essentially the same and all are lovable.
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All the Colors of the Earth This is an incredible multicultural children's book.
Picture book. All the Colors of the Earth by Sheila Hamanaka. Mixed families.
While practicing for their next baseball game, thirteen-year-old friends Rabi, Miguel, and Joe discover that the nefarious activities of the Delbe, Iowa, meatpacking plant have caused cows to turn into zombies. Ages 9 and up.
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Zombie Baseball Beatdown by Paolo Bacigalupi AUD FIC BAC (5 CDs) While practicing for their next baseball game, thirteen-year-old friends Rabi, Miguel, and Joe discover that the nefarious activities of the Delbe, Iowa, meatpacking plant have caused cows to turn into zombies.
Describes in verse the life of brown-skinned momma, white-skinned daddy, their children, and assorted relatives.
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It’s Perfect Picture Book Perfect Friday! And Boy do I have a book for you! - "black is brown is tan," Author and illustrator: Arnold Adoff/ Emily Arnold McCully When it was first published in 1973, Black is brown is tan featured the first interracial family in children’s books. Decades later, Arnold Adoff and Emily Arnold McCully continue to offer a joyous and loving celebration of all the colors of the race,
Explores the many different shades of human skin, and points out that skin is just a covering that does not reveal what someone is like inside.
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Shades of People by Shellie Rottner and Sheila M. Kelly -- This board book is a great way to learn about the diversity of people. It features photographs of real children and demonstrates that diversity happens even in families.#toddler #kidlit #earlyliteracy #reading #booklist #preschool #books #gift #read #homelibrary #diversity #culture
Shades of People by Shelley Rotner & Sheila M. Kelly - Great for Pre-K Complete's All About Me Theme! Pre-K Complete teachers read stories daily during Circle Time and provide children books at the Reading Learning Center. Pinned by Pre-K Complete - follow us on our blog, FB, Twitter, & Google Plus!
Cocoa, tan, rose, and almond-people come in lots of shades, even in the same family. This exploration of one of our most noticeable physical traits uses vibrant photographs of childen and a short text to inspire young children both to take notice and to look beyond the obvious.
Shades of People by Shelley Rotner and Sheila Kelly - Good book, it's in our library!
Seven-year-old Lena and her mother observe the variations in the color of their friends' skin, viewed in terms of foods and things found in nature.
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Great book for Black History Month
Through a beautifully illustrated story, The Colors of Us explains that while we all look different, we all share many of the same qualities. The storybook’s main character, Lena, discovers that she and her friends and neighbors all have different yet beautiful skin colors. Author Karen Katz wrote The Colors of Us as an appreciation of her adopted Guatemalan daughter and the diversity that surrounds them. #adoption
The Colors Of Us (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition): Karen Katz: 9780613692380: Amazon.com: Books
Children's book promoting diversity.
Cassie Stephens: In the Art Room: Kindergarten Self-Portraits as Artists
A simple, scientifically accurate explanation on how people get their skin color for young children in English and Spanish.
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All the Colors We Are/Todos los Colores de Nuestra Piel (Kissinger, Krutein) | Anti-Bias Children's Book Reviews
A picture book biography introduces the ideas and accomplishments of a gifted and influential speaker by using some of his own words to tell the story.
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Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by Doreen Rappaport. A brief biographical sketch of Martin Luther King, Jr., one of the greatest figures in the American civil rights movement. WALSH JUVENILE E185.97 .K5 R36
Using "Martin's Big Words" in the Social Studies classroom (yes, in 6th grade!): has a tape of MLK saying his "I Have a Dream" speech to play while showing the Coretta Scott King book.
Children's Books - Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by Doreen Rappaport
Martin's Big Words: The Life of Martin Luther King, Jr by Doreen Rappaport - A picture book biography introduces the ideas and accomplishments of a gifted and influential speaker by using some of his own words to tell the story.
Presents a biography of the former South African president best known for his political activism and fight to end apartheid.