Author Ashaunta Anderson, MD, MPH, MSHS, FAAP & Jacqueline Dougé, MD, MPH, FAAP, 7/29/2019, American Academy of Pediatrics (Copyright © 2019)
Written By Katrina Michie
This website: https://eclkc.ohs.acf.hhs.gov/publication/childrens-responses-crises-tragic-events. includes a printable tip sheet with information on how young children may respond to tragic events and crises.
web page at https://www.apa.org/topics/kids-discrimination provides practical tips for talking to kids about diversity and discrimination.
Resources Racial Equity
“BLACK LIVES MATTER: A Resource Collection
Restorative Resources for Black parenting adults, Celebrating Black joy through books & Resources on how to talk to young children about protests, race, & racism”
This link will take to Black Lives Matter Instructional Library. You can have your child click on each book to hear Read-Aloud!
Antiracism Resources including books, films, social media
Highly recommended: The Conscious Kid on Instagram (included)
Books for Middle Grades
Books for Teens
Books Recommended by Ms. Bel
Middle Grades + Teens
I’m Not Dying with You Tonight by Kimberly Jones and Gilly Jones
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning by Ibram X. Kendi and Jason Reynolds
Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes
Black Brother, Black Brother by Jewell Parker Rhodes
Blended by Sharon Draper
Here is a list of books focused on honoring Black lives written by Black authors/people of color. by Dr. Alisun ThompsonTeacher educator and literacy professor at Lewis & Clark College in Portland Oregon.linktr.ee/moreshelfawareness