This engaging book carries huge messages as it inspires hope for the future, and calls children and parents to action. Triangle Square.
Counting on CommunityTriangle Square - And of course, there is a duck to find on every page! Tirangle square. Counting up from one stuffed piñata to ten hefty hens--and always counting on each other--children are encouraged to recognize the value of their community, the joys inherent in healthy eco-friendly activities, and the agency they posses to make change.
A broad and inspiring vision of diversity is told through stories in words and pictures. Counting on community is innosanto Nagara's follow-up to his hit ABC book, A is for Activist.
Skin AgainJump At The Sun - Race matters, but only so much--what's most important is who we are on the inside. It cannot tell my story. The skin i'm in is just a covering. The skin i'm in is just a covering. Looking beyond skin, going straight to the heart, we find in each other the treasures stored down deep. Jump at the sun. Tirangle square.
Learning to cherish those treasures, to be all we imagine ourselves to be, makes us free. This award-winning book, with its myriad of faces, introduces a strong message of loving yourself and others that will appeal to parents of our youngest readers. If you want to know who I am, you have got to come inside and open your heart way wide.
Skin Again - Celebrating all that makes us unique and different, Skin Again offers new ways to talk about race and identity.
Rad American Women A-Z: Rebels, Trailblazers, and Visionaries who Shaped Our History . . . and Our Future! City Lights/Sister SpitCity Lights Publishers - Jump at the sun. Happy tears. Pre-school and young children will be captured by the bright visuals and easily modified texts, while the subject matter will stimulate and inspire high-schoolers and beyond. This is not a book. Bold women, bold colors, and fierce black paper cutouts. It is common core aligned for students grades 3 - 8.
Well, i just broke down and cried. There are artists and abolitionists, rock stars and rabble-rousers, scientists and suffragettes, and agents of change of all kinds. The book includes an introduction that discusses what it means to be "rad" and "radical, " an afterword with 26 suggestions for how you can be "rad, " and a Resource Guide with ideas for further learning and reading.
Rad American Women A-Z: Rebels, Trailblazers, and Visionaries who Shaped Our History . . . and Our Future! City Lights/Sister Spit - American history was made by countless radand often radicalwomen. Martin luther king and helped shape the Civil Rights Movement. And the list of great women continues, spanning several centuries, multiple professions, and 26 diverse individuals. The new york times bestseller!"this is The Most Inspiring Children’s Book We've Ever Seen.
Refinery29. Com"the very first kids' book released by the iconic publishing house City Lights, Rad American Women A-Z navigates the alphabet from Angela Davis to Zora Neale Hurston with colorful illustrations and short, powerful narratives.
C is for ConsentPhonics with Finn - This helps children grow up confident in their bodies, comfortable with expressing physical boundaries, and respectful of the boundaries of others. The book teaches babies, toddlers, and grandparents that it is okay for kids to say no to hugs and kisses, parents, and that what happens to a person's body is up to them.
C is for consent follows expert recommendations about letting kids make their own decisions regarding physical affection. In sturdy board book format, with thoughtful discussion questions for older kids and caregivers. Finn goes to a party with family and friends. His parents encourage him to make his own choices about receiving and offering physical affection.
C is for Consent - A simple lesson about body boundaries appropriate for a wide range of ages. At the end of the story, Finn waits for consent before holding the hand of his female best friend. City Lights Books. Jump at the sun. Tirangle square.
The Youngest Marcher: The Story of Audrey Faye Hendricks, a Young Civil Rights ActivistAtheneum Books for Young Readers - As she listened to the preacher’s words, smooth as glass, she sat up tall. So when she heard grown-ups talk about wiping out Birmingham’s segregation laws, she spoke up. Atheneum. And when she heard the plan—picket those white stores! march to protest those unfair laws! Fill the jails!—she stepped right up and said, I’ll do it! She was going to j-a-a-il! Audrey Faye Hendricks was confident and bold and brave as can be, and hers is the remarkable and inspiring story of one child’s role in the Civil Rights Movement.
Meet the youngest known child to be arrested for a civil rights protest in Birmingham, 1963, Alabama, in this moving picture book that proves you’re never too little to make a difference. Nine-year-old audrey Faye Hendricks intended to go places and do things like anybody else. Tirangle square. City Lights Books.
The Youngest Marcher: The Story of Audrey Faye Hendricks, a Young Civil Rights Activist - Jump at the sun.
I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her MarkSimon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - Atheneum. This biographical picture book about the Notorious RBG, tells the justice’s story through the lens of her many famous dissents, or disagreements. Get to know celebrated supreme court justice ruth bader ginsburg—in the first picture book about her life—as she proves that disagreeing does not make you disagreeable!Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has spent a lifetime disagreeing: disagreeing with inequality, arguing against unfair treatment, and standing up for what’s right for people everywhere.
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Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family’s Fight for Desegregation Jane Addams Award Book AwardsHarry N. Abrams - Her parents took action by organizing the Hispanic community and filing a lawsuit in federal district court. Board of Education. Publishers weekly "pura belpré award–winning Tonatiuh makes excellent use of picture-book storytelling to bring attention to the 1947 California ruling against public-school segregation.
Booklist "the straightforward narrative is well matched with the illustrations in Tonatiuh’s signature style, brick, cloth, their two-dimensional perspective reminiscent of the Mixtec codex but collaged with paper, wood, and Photoshopped hair to provide textural variation. Atheneum. This story deserves to be more widely known, and now, thanks to this book, it will be.
Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family’s Fight for Desegregation Jane Addams Award Book Awards - The horn book Magazine Tirangle square. Jump at the sun. Simon schuster Books for Young Readers. City Lights Books. Abrams books for Young Readers. A 2015 pura belpré illustrator Honor Book and a 2015 Robert F. Sibert honor book Almost 10 years before Brown vs. Board of education, Sylvia Mendez and her parents helped end school segregation in California.
And Tango Makes ThreeSimon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - Jump at the sun. Simon schuster Books for Young Readers. Atheneum. And with the help of a kindly zookeeper, Roy and Silo get the chance to welcome a baby penguin of their very own. Selected as an ala notable children’s book nominee and a Lambda Literary Award Finalist, “this joyful story about the meaning of family is a must for any library” School Library Journal, starred review.
Tirangle square. And tango makes three is the bestselling, heartwarming true story of two penguins who create a nontraditional family. At the penguin house at the central Park Zoo, two penguins named Roy and Silo were a little bit different from the others. City Lights Books. But their desire for a family was the same.
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The Little Book of Little ActivistsViking Books for Young Readers - Perfect for parents who want to raise their kids to become participatory members of a democracy. City Lights Books. Simon schuster Books for Young Readers. Abrams books for Young Readers. That's the empowering message of this book, which is all about how real kids exercise their first amendment rights. Filled with inspiring photos of children at recent demonstrations and rallies, the little book of little activists also includes inspirational quotes from kids themselves on topics of equality, co-chair of the Women's March on Washington, as well as an introduction by Bob Bland, and an afterword by civil rights activist Lynda Blackmon Lowery, and feminism, diversity, author of Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom: My Story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March.
Simon schuster Books for Young Readers. Atheneum. Tirangle square. Five percent of gross proceeds go to benefit the Children's Defense Fund. The little book of little activists is a child's very first introduction to political activism, presented at a level that they can understand and relate to. A celebration of political activism by America's youngest citizens--our children.
The Little Book of Little Activists - You're never too young to care about your community or to stand up for your beliefs. Jump at the sun.
Little Feminist Board Book SetMudpuppy - Mudpuppy's little feminist board Book Set is comprised of colorful illustrated portraits of real women who have made historical impact on the world. All mudpuppy products adhere to CPSIA, Mudpuppy has created quality non-digital puzzles, and CE Safety Regulations. Illustrations by lydia ortiz and words by Emily Kleinman introduce children to these important people in history with images that are fun for youngsters and also realistic.
. The books are 4 x 4 x 4" in size, ideal for tossing in a diaper bag or in the stroller for entertainment on-the-go. Colorful illustrations: illustrations by Lydia Ortiz and words by Emily Kleinman introduce children to these important people in history with images that are fun for youngsters and also realistic.
Little Feminist Board Book Set - Award-winning books: the little Feminist Board Book Set is the winner of the Oppenheim Awards Gold Seal. Screen-free fun: for over 25 years, astm, games and toys for families that facilitate creative play and imaginative thinking. City Lights Books. Jump at the sun. The board book set includes 4 mini board books Pioneers, Artists, Leaders, and Activists.
Size: 4 x 4 x 4"- includes artists: maya angelou, sally ride, indira gandhi and hillary clinton- includes activists: harriet Tubman, Joesphine Baker, Queen Elizabeth I, Rosa Parks, Gloria Steinem and Malala Yousafza- Includes Pioneers: Marie Curie, Frida Kahlo and Ella Fitzgerald- Includes Leaders: Cleopatra, Amelia Earhart and Billie Jean King Tirangle square.