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Kathy A. East, Rebecca L. Thomas's Across Cultures: A Guide to Multicultural Literature for PDF

By Kathy A. East, Rebecca L. Thomas

ISBN-10: 1591583365

ISBN-13: 9781591583363

Compiled through skilled librarians, throughout Cultures introduces you to greater than four hundred contemporary fiction and nonfiction multicultural assets for preschool via grade 6 and encourages you to make literature approximately range an essential component of your application of guide. prepared in thematic groupings (Identity and Self-Image, friends and family, Traditions, Exploring the previous in varied groups, for example), this energetic quantity hyperlinks diversified peoples, subject matters, and concerns. It provides either annotations and sensible suggestion on programming ideas. Connections are made to initiatives, image organizers, and actions.

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These books describe diversity while celebrating common humanity. Ann Morris’s books present a world view on specific topics; for example, in Houses and Homes, the focus is dwellings. Children could create a mural that depicts their own homes. Or they could pick another topic, such as clothing, and find out about children’s apparel around the world. Children Just Like Me would provide excellent information for this project. 69 Cowen-Fletcher, Jane ✶ It Takes a Village Illus. by the author ✶ Scholastic, 1994 ✶ 0-590-46573-2 AFRICAN—BENIN ✶ GRADES PRESCHOOL–2 While Mama is busy at the market, Yemi is responsible for her little brother, Kokou.

He is there to teach, protect, care for, and love his son . . 50 ✶ LOVING FAMILIES always. The illustrations use designs from the Maasai and a glossary is included that explores elements of the Maasai culture. 94 Juster, Norton ✶ The Hello, Goodbye Window Illus. by Chris Raschka ✶ Hyperion, 2005 ✶ 0-7868-0914-0 MULTICULTURAL ✶ GRADES PRESCHOOL–1 A little girl loves to visit her grandparents, Nanna and Poppy, who have a big house with a back porch. But it is the kitchen window that makes the house special.

For example, “2 mice go to market” describes some of the items that would be included in a Tet celebration and highlights the importance of having flowers for luck, prosperity, and happiness. The illustrations are bright-colored embroidery and provide a clear representation of the mice to be counted. 35 Thong, Roseanne ✶ One Is a Drummer: A Book of Numbers Illus. by Grace Lin ✶ Chronicle, 2004 ✶ 0-8118-3772-6 CHINESE AMERICAN ✶ GRADES PRESCHOOL–1 A Chinese American girl counts from 1 to 10. Many of the items reflect her Chinese heritage, such as dim sum and the Dragon Boat Festival.

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