Ready Set Go Books: A Literacy Project in Ethiopia by: Hanna Griffing Note: This post contains links to sites that…
This post contains book recommendations for junior high to young adult age groups.
These books focus on groups of people who are often discriminated against in our society. Not all these books are specifically about prejudice or oppression. Some are pleasant stories whose characters happen to be from one of these groups. Others give peeks into various cultures in other ways (such as folk tales). Some touch on history that we must never forget.
This post contains recommendations for longer chapter books for mid elementary to early high school.
Literature allows us to see further than our own household, our own neighborhood. It allows us to experience the lives, thoughts, and emotions of people in circumstances very different from ours.
This post contains book recommendations for preschool through early elementary.
I have always believed in the power of literature to help us to understand, to empathize, to open our hearts and minds. Literature allows us to see further than our own household, our own neighborhood.