Multicultural Children’s Book Day
Date posted: January 27, 2016
Today is Family Literacy Day. And it’s also Multicultural Children’s Book Day, a day to celebrate diversity in children’s books.
Why should we read diversely? The following poster from Lee and Low Books outlines ten good reasons. (Click the poster to enlarge.)
Where to find multicultural children’s books? There are several online lists that make recommendations. Here are a few of them:
27 Multicultural Books for Kids from No Time for Flash cards
Reading is Fundamental’s 2015 Multicultural Book Collection (K-5)
We Need Diverse Books’ End of the Year Booklists