| LEARNING | self-awareness. confidence. family pride. joy with human diversity. accurate language for differences. caring connections | BEING ABLE TO | recognize and describe unfairness. understand that unfairness hurts. act against prejudice alone or with others.
diversechildrensbooks: “Juno’s grandmother writes in Korean and Juno writes in drawings, but that doesn’t mean they can’t exchange letters. From the photo his grandmother sends him, Juno can tell that.
Pura Belpré winner and Newbery honoree Engle, known for writing free-verse historical fiction, introduces readers to Millo Castro Zaldarriaga with this illustrated poem, inspired by her subject's childhood.