"Examining Multicultural Picture Books for the Early Childhood Classroom: Possibilities and Pitfalls" Illustration from A Gift from Papa Diego (Copyright 1998 Geronimo Garcia. Reprinted with permission.)
Sections on Critical Literacy, The Arts, Mathematics, Technology, Science, Geography, Language, School-Wide Activities, Holidays and Heritage, Talking Back, Early Childhood, Readings and Teaching Aids. Packed into nearly 450 oversize pages are photographs, songs, statements, and work form the likes of such great writers, historians, and activists as Bill Bigelow, James Loewen, Peggy Mcintosh, Luis Rodirguez, Kai James, Clem Marshall, Marta Urquilla, Julie Bisson, the editors and dozens more.
Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King Jr., President Obama and Poet Rita Dove collaborative group posters to celebrate Black History Month with a fun, easy and engaging art lesson for kids. **This set has been updated to include Ruby Bridges**
5 Native American Books that do not perpetuate negative stereotypes. #kidlit #globaled These books are for preK- elementary, and show that American Indian culture is not static or extinct, but rather hugely diverse among the tribes. Important for kids to see Native American characters in contemporary settings as well.