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BRE Diversity Dialogue: Book of the Month 2016-2017

Month

Theme of Diversity: People, Culture, Identity

Book or Resource

November

Honoring Children’s Names

The Name Jar by: Yangsook Cho

December

Be together not the same -Diversity

Exclamation Mark by: Amy Krouse Rosenthal

January

Hunger

Beatrice’s Goat by: Paige McBrier

February

Adversity/Overcoming

Featherless by: Juan Felipe Herrera

March

Social Injustice/Standing up for who you are

Spaghetti In a Hot Dog Bun by: Maria Dismondy

April

Disabilities

Leo the Late Bloomer by: Robert Krauss

May

Poverty/Homelessness

The Teddy Bear by: David McPhail

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August/September

Different Kinds of Families

Charlie Anderson by: Barbera Abercrombie

October

Adversity

More Than Anything Else by: Maria Bradby

November

Honoring Children’s Names

Chrysanthemum by: Kevin Henkes





PYP Monthly Book Celebration


Month

Grade

Book

Learner Profile

Attitude

October

1st

Ada Twist Scientist

Inquirer

Curiosity

November

3rd

What Do You Do With An Idea

Thinker

Confidence

December

4th

If Kids Ran the World

Caring

Cooperation

January

5th

If the World Were a Village

Knowledgeable

Respect

February

2nd

Same, Same But Different

Open-Minded

Tolerance

March

K

Courage

Risk-Taker

Commitment