The best Black History books and resources for kids

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It’s important that we read Black History books with our kids. We need to read history books that include stories about our own ethnic group.  But especially if we’re white, it’s crucial to read stories about ethnic groups that are different from our own. Why is it so important? Because it’s vital to help our…

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Learn about Martin Luther King!

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Learn about Martin Luther King

Dr. King wasn’t just a brilliant man, he was a hero of our time. So how have you helped your kids learn about Martin Luther King, Jr.? Whether you’re looking for activities for Martin Luther King Day, or want your kids to learn about Dr. King and his role in the Civil Rights Movement… resources…

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Why Literature is essential to Learning

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literature is essential to learning

Did you read  Old Yeller as a child? Remember your terror when the enraged momma bear charges little Arliss and your rejoicing when the “yeller dog” attacks the bear to save his life?  How about Hans Brinker or the Silver Skates? Did you cheer when Gretel won her race? And when their dad miraculously regained his…

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