Why Teach with Multicultural Books?
Why Teach with Multicultural Books: reason why teachers should be incorporating authentic kids' literature into class. Examples of how to increase cultural awareness through multicultural books!
Activities after Watching "The Red Balloon" Movie
The 1956 French film "The Red Balloon" is a wonderful introduction to foreign films for kids. Here are activities to do with young children after viewing.
Read the World: Books about Africa for Kids - Kid World Citizen
Kids books about Africa: over 100 books organized by country of folktales, warriors and heroes, every day kids' stories, stories about schools, families, friends, and adventures. This is the definitive list of books that takes place in Africa. Great for t
Learning about India through Children's Literature
A list of wonderful children's literature about India: our favorite stories, with exceptional illustrators, about the magnificent country of India.
Best Movies for Kids from Around the World (Plus Lesson Plans!)
Finding age-appropriate, high-quality foreign films, especially to watch with younger children, can be a big challenge. Here are over 35 of the best movies for kids from around the world!
Examples of Technology in Education and Global Collaboration - Kid World Citizen
Examples for preschool through elementary teachers of using technology in education to connect students to the world in global collaboration projects.
Kids Learn about Haiti: Books and More!
Haiti suffered a devastating earthquake in 2010. Since then the island nation has been re-building. Learn about Haiti through children's books and more!
Using Bilingual Stories to Teach un Poquito de Español
These are my favorite books for parents looking for Spanish/English bilingual stories for their children. These are perfect for non-native Spanish speakers.
Board Books for Little Global Citizen Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers
Board books that feature black / African / African-American characters: Perfect multicultural books for families and preschools who want to introduce cultural awareness. Introduce your baby or toddler to people from around the world :)
Resources to Teach Children about Monarch Butterfliess
Monarch Butterflies Kids Resources- books, videos, web sites, art, and more! Learn all about their migration and life cycle.
Watch the Indian Film "Like Stars On Earth"
The Indian film "Like Stars on Earth" is the perfect foreign film for families. The story of a young boy with dyslexia and his phenomenal art teacher.
National Geographic Bee (Geo Bee!)
Geo Bee Resources for Kids- everything you need to know to register, study, and participate in the National Geographic Bee! Great resource and study guide list.
Earth Day Videos about Animals for Kids from Project Explorer
These fabulous Earth Day videos for kids set around the world give in-depth views on animals, their habitats, peculiar behaviors, characteristics and more!
Trickster Tales Around the World: Cunning Animals!
Trickster Tales Around the World- aligned with the Common Core. A Trickster Tale helps to teach kids lessons and learn about the cultural values of that community. Read different trickster tales from different cultures and compare and contrast them. I nev
Children's Books about South Africa
This collection of children's books about South Africa cover urban, rural, and coastal life in this diverse African country to dispel stereotypes.