Multicultural   Literature:  Making Connections Professor K.C. Boyd, Multicultural Literature - September 8, 2011
Making the Connection <ul><li>ART  –  use picture books for older readers to introduce artists or art techniques </li></ul...
<ul><li>SCIENCE  – use books that introduce a minority viewpoint or minority contribution </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The Earth ...
<ul><li>LANGUAGE ARTS   –  introduce multicultural books for book reports assignments, poetry, theme-related studies </li>...
http://en.childrenslibrary.org/ Professor K.C. Boyd, Multicultural Literature - September 8, 2011
Professor K.C. Boyd, Multicultural Literature - September 8, 2011 http://www.ipl.org/div/pf/entry/48493
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Multicultural Literature Making the Connections

  1. 1. Multicultural Literature: Making Connections Professor K.C. Boyd, Multicultural Literature - September 8, 2011
  2. 2. Making the Connection <ul><li>ART – use picture books for older readers to introduce artists or art techniques </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Frida Kahlo biography, Javaka Steptoe books </li></ul></ul><ul><li>SOCIAL STUDIES – use historical fiction to introduce the minority viewpoint in important events </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Birchbark House by Louise Erdrich , An Innocent Soldier by Josef Holub , Samir and Yonatan by Daniella Carmi </li></ul></ul>Professor K.C. Boyd, Multicultural Literature - September 8, 2011
  3. 3. <ul><li>SCIENCE – use books that introduce a minority viewpoint or minority contribution </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The Earth Dragon Awakes: The San Francisco Earthquake of 1906 by Laurence Yep complements the study of plate tectonics, earthquakes </li></ul></ul><ul><li>MATH – use multicultural books to introduce counting in the lower grades </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Just a Minute: A Trickster Tale and Counting Book by Yuyi Morales </li></ul></ul>Making the Connection Professor K.C. Boyd, Multicultural Literature - September 8, 2011
  4. 4. <ul><li>LANGUAGE ARTS – introduce multicultural books for book reports assignments, poetry, theme-related studies </li></ul><ul><ul><li>In Daddy’s Arms by Javaka Steptoe, The Afterlife by Gary Soto, A Step from Heaven by An Na </li></ul></ul><ul><li>FOREIGN LANGUAGE – use picture books, poetry or short stories to introduce foreign cultures </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Marimba! Animales from A to Z by Pat Mora, Baseball in April by Gary Soto </li></ul></ul>Professor K.C. Boyd, Multicultural Literature - September 8, 2011
  5. 5. http://en.childrenslibrary.org/ Professor K.C. Boyd, Multicultural Literature - September 8, 2011
  6. 6. Professor K.C. Boyd, Multicultural Literature - September 8, 2011 http://www.ipl.org/div/pf/entry/48493
  7. 7. http://campbele.wordpress.com/ Professor K.C. Boyd, Multicultural Literature - September 8, 2011
  8. 8. Celebrity Read Posters by ALA <ul><li>http://www.alastore.ala.org/SearchResult.aspx?CategoryID=158 </li></ul>Professor K.C. Boyd, Multicultural Literature - September 8, 2011

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