Reading Pertaining To Kids

From the RAISING RACE CONSCIOUS KIDS IN AND AROUND OAK PARK Facebook Group, shared with permission.

 

How to Talk to Your Kids About Charlottesville

https://mobile.nytimes.com/2017/08/14/books/review/children-violence-racism-charlottesville.html?referer=http%3A%2F%2Fnewsdiffs.org%2Farticle-history%2Fhttps%3A%2Fwww.nytimes.com%2F2017%2F08%2F14%2Fbooks%2Freview%2Fchildren-violence-racism-charlottesville.html&fref=gc

 

Knowing Our History to Build a Brighter Future: Books to Help Kids Understand the Fight for Racial Equality

http://www.readbrightly.com/books-to-help-kids-understand-the-fight-for-racial-equality/

Top Mighty Girl Books on Civil Rights History 

http://www.amightygirl.com/mighty-girl-picks/civil-rights-history

 

Prejudice / Discrimination

http://www.amightygirl.com/books/social-issues/prejudice-discrimination

 

Here's How To Raise Race-Conscious Children

https://www.buzzfeed.com/erinwinkler/tips-for-talking-to-children-about-race-and-racism?sub=4551506_11240742&utm_term=.imeWrNYA3&fref=gc#.jckPNKw5p

 

Great Picture Books to Inspire Hope in the World 

https://pernillesripp.com/2017/08/12/great-picture-books-to-create-hope-in-the-world/?fref=gc

 

Reading Racism in Dr. Seuss 

A children’s-literature scholar argues it’s time to acknowledge the perturbing themes in some of the most beloved books.

https://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2017/08/reading-racism-in-dr-seuss/536625/?fref=gc

 

Storytime for social justice kit

http://storytimeunderground.org/2016/12/30/storytime-for-social-justice-kit/?fref=gc

 

Helping Your Child Cope with Media Coverage of Community Racial Trauma: Tips for Parents

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Qtn2ZFx6ZM&feature=youtu.be

Stories About Disability Don’t Have to Be Sad

 https://mobile.nytimes.com/2017/06/21/opinion/stories-about-disability-dont-have-to-be-sad.html?referer=http%3A%2F%2Fm.facebook.com

Young, Gifted and Black by Jamia Wilson

https://www.amazon.com/Young-Gifted-Black-Jamia-Wilson/dp/1786031582/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1502984924&sr=8-1&keywords=young+gifted+and+black+jamia+wilson

 

Preaching to the Chickens: How Civil Rights Legend John Lewis’s Humble Childhood Incubated His Heroic Life

https://www.brainpickings.org/2016/12/05/preaching-to-the-chickens-john-lewis/

30 LGBTQIA-Positive Children’s Books That’ll Teach Kids How Beautifully Diverse The World Is

 https://www.bustle.com/articles/87976-30-lgbtqia-positive-childrens-books-thatll-teach-kids-how-beautifully-diverse-the-world-is?platform=hootsuite

 

http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/we-stories-aims-get-white-families-talking-about-race-racism-through-children-s-books#stream/0

'We Stories' aims to get white families talking about race, racism through children’s books

 

For Young Latino Readers, an Image Is Missing

Young Latino Students Don’t See Themselves in Books

 

https://mobile.nytimes.com/2012/12/05/education/young-latino-students-dont-see-themselves-in-books.html?smid=fb-share&referer=http%3A%2F%2Fm.facebook.com

Diving Into Race, Identity of Multiracial Families In ‘Raising Mixed Race’

 http://www.nbcnews.com/news/asian-america/diving-race-identity-multiracial-families-raising-mixed-race-n486576

CHILDREN’S PICTURE BOOKS ABOUT PROTEST AND CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE

 http://www.whatdowedoallday.com/childrens-picture-books-about-protest/

7 Books That Teach Kids About Social Justice and Activism

 https://ww2.kqed.org/mindshift/2017/07/06/7-books-that-teach-kids-about-social-justice-and-activism/

 

Summer Reading For Your Woke* Kid (good list but note our discussions about appropriate of this word)

 http://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2017/07/06/534443123/summer-reading-for-your-woke-kid?sc=tw

 

Teaching your kids not to “see” race is a terrible idea, studies have found

 https://qz.com/821200/if-youre-not-talking-about-race-with-your-kid-youre-likely-teaching-her-to-be-racist/

Your 5-year-old is already racially biased. Here’s what you can do about it.

 https://medium.com/embrace-race/your-5-year-old-is-already-racially-biased-heres-what-you-can-do-about-it-d72de0480ba3

 

Recording and Resources: Understanding Racial-Ethnic Identity Development

Tools for raising brave kids in a world where race matters

 https://medium.com/embrace-race/understanding-racial-ethnic-identity-development-e8e7ad27d030

WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF WHITE FAMILIES* FROM ALL ACROSS ST. LOUIS DECIDED TO START TALKING TO OUR YOUNG CHILDREN ABOUT RACE AND RACISM?

http://www.westories.org/?fref=gc#welcome

1000 Black Girl Books Resource Guide

 http://grassrootscommunityfoundation.org/1000-black-girl-books-resource-guide/

 

11 MIDDLE GRADE BOOKS WITH MIXED RACE GIRLS

 http://www.imnotthenanny.com/2016/03/middle-grade-books-mixed-race-characters.html

 

Teaching Young Children About Bias, Diversity, and Social Justice

 https://www.edutopia.org/blog/teaching-young-children-social-justice-jinnie-spiegler?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=socialflow

 

Combatting stereotypes: How to talk to your children

 http://theconversation.com/combatting-stereotypes-how-to-talk-to-your-children-71929

 

The Roots of Social Justice—Kids’ Responses to Inequality

 https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/growing-friendships/201609/the-roots-social-justice-kids-responses-inequality

 

19 books to help children find hope and strength in stressful times: A librarian’s list

 https://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/books/books-to-help-children-find-hope-and-strength-in-stressful-times-a-librarians-list/2016/12/12/27f51120-bcb2-11e6-ac85-094a21c44abc_story.html?fref=gc&utm_term=.fd27bbd03195

 

13 Books to Teach Children About Protesting and Activism

 https://geekdad.com/2017/01/13-books-children-activism/?fref=gc

 

Zine: Families Taking Action For Racial Justice

 http://www.showingupforracialjustice.org/zine_families_taking_action_for_racial_justice

 

10 Ways Well-Meaning White Teachers Bring Racism Into Our Schools

 http://everydayfeminism.com/2015/08/10-ways-well-meaning-white-teachers-bring-racism-into-our-schools/?utm_content=buffer9317f&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer&fref=gc

 

17 Books On Race Every White Person Needs To Read

 https://www.bustle.com/p/17-books-on-race-every-white-person-needs-to-read-76401

 

We need diverse books

http://weneeddiversebooks.org