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The 25 books presented here were selected for the Notable Books For a Global Society 2014 by the Children's Literature and Reading SIG (Special Interest Group) of IRA. Slide presentation by Karen ...

The 25 books presented here were selected for the Notable Books For a Global Society 2014 by the Children's Literature and Reading SIG (Special Interest Group) of IRA. Slide presentation by Karen Hildebrand.



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    • http://clrsig.org/nbgs.php
    • Join the CL/R Sig http://clrsig.org/Join_Now.php
    • http://clrsig.org/the_dragon_lode.php
    • Meet one or more criteria from this section • Portray cultural accuracy and authenticity of characters in terms of: (a) physical characteristics (b) intellectual abilities and problem solving capabilities (c) leadership and cooperative dimensions (d) social and economic status • Be rich in cultural details Criteria for selection Part I :
    • • Honor and celebrate diversity as well as common bonds in humanity; • Provide in-depth treatment of cultural issues; • Include characters within a cultural group or betwe two or more cultural groups who interact substantive and authentically; • Include members of a “minority” group for a purpos other than filling a “quota.”
    • Part II MeetALLcriteria from this section • Invite reflection, critical analysis, and respon • Demonstrate unique language or style • Meet generally-accepted criteria of quality for the genre in which they are written • Have an appealing format and be of enduring quality
    • Picture Books
    • The chickens build a wall http://eerdword.wordpress.com/2013/06/11/q-why-did-the-chickens-build-a-wall/
    • http://www.eerdmans.com/common/pdf/ChickensBuildaWall_coloringpage.pdf
    • http://www.planetatangerina.com/en/authors /isabel-minhos-martins Isobel Minhós Martins
    • http://www.planetatangerina.com/en/authors/isabel-minhos-martins
    • http://www.teachingbooks.net/pronounce.cgi?aid=15163
    • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ca1ikQioetM http://librarianinacandyshop.blogspot.com/2013/07/pancho-rabbit-and-coyote-by- duncan.html http://duncantonatiuh.wordpress.com/ Resources for Pancho and the Coyote:
    • http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/04/06/illegal-immigration-childrens-book/ 2050115/
    • Set in Mauritania. Tradition of the malafa.
    • http://www.kellycunnaneauthor.com/cultural-workshops/
    • http://www.ericwalters.net/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qnL-sjNdLuk
    • Book trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jB2AuN8uqRE http://www.ericwalters.net/novels/my-name-is-blessing/
    • http://creationofhope.com/
    • P A U L F L E I S C H M A N
    • Teacher’s guide: http://www.candlewick.com/book_files/0763646016.btg.1.pdf
    • Make a Matchbox Theater with your students. http://www.paulfleischman.net/
    • Lenore Look and Meilo So
    • http://lenorelook.wordpress.com/books-3/
    • Hear the author discuss the book: http://annickpress.com/Man-with-the-Violin-The
    • Fiction
    • http://www.josannelavalley.com/about_mywork.html
    • http://hmhyoungreadersblog.com/teens/middle-grade/ how-a-trip-to-china-inspired-the-vine-basket-by-josanne-la-valley/
    • http://weblog.uhrp.org/book-review-the-vine-basket-by-josanne-la-valley/
    • Tuscarora Native Reservation, New York State 1975 Lewis Blake and George Haddonfield
    • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EDUksKaJXwI
    • http://www.kathrynlasky.com/KK/Extra.html
    • http://www.fatimasharafeddine.com/index.html
    • http://www.lit-across-frontiers.org/fatima-sharafeddine-in-conversation/ A conversation With Fatima Sharrafeddine
    • http://www.hatbooks.com/
    • Novel In Verse
    • http://www.hatbooks.com/files/Language_Inside_Guide_FINAL.pdf Teacher’s Guide: A Discussion, Writing, Activity & Service Guide
    • http://www.sylviawhitmanbooks.com/ Sylvia Whitman
    • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_21eW9wrYe8
    • http://www.sylviawhitmanbooks.com/#!the-milk-of-birds
    • http://billkonigsberg.com/books/ http://www.lapl.org/collections-resources/blogs/teen-book-fest/ ask-author-almost-anything-bill-konigsberg-author-openly
    • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QVFRlXhcMlg
    • Biography
    • Clive Campbell, 1970’s – Hip Hop
    • http://robbie-robertson.com/news/ http://tundrabooks.files.wordpress.com/2013/04/legendsiconsrebels_teacherguide.pdf Robbie Robertson
    • Poetry
    • http://twowritingteachers.wordpress.com/2012/11/29/informationalpoems/
    • http://myaamiahistory.wordpress.com/ 2013/11/12/faqssalt/ http://www.helenfrost.net/
    • http://myaamiahistory.wordpress.com/2013/11/12/faqssalt/
    • Tula: Gertrudis Gomez de Avellaneda, mid 1800’s
    • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3vqPD0c_uN8
    • Non-Fiction
    • http://www.owlkidsbooks.com/Portals/0/docs/teachersGuides/WDWF-Q&A.pdf
    • http://globalnews.ca/video/914402/author-niki-walker-on-why-do-we-fight
    • http://nancyboflood.com/wp-content/uploads/cowboy-up-activity-guide.pdf
    • http://deborahellis.com/
    • http://deborahellis.com/looks-like-daylight/
    • http://bookdragon.si.edu/2013/11/28/looks-like-daylight-voices-of-indigenous-kids-by- deborah-ellis-foreword-by-loriene-roy/
    • http://www.triplenickle.com/
    • http://shelleypearsall.com/JumpInToTheSky_EG_WEB.pdf (from the 2013 list; great companion novel with Courage Has No Color )
    • Questions? Comments? Email me at: hildebka@gmail.com