Picture books about identity and belonging
The 50 Best Multicultural Picture Books of | Colours of UsFew people write better about identity than Bali Rai. The Crew assembles a group of kids in what the media calls a 'tough' neighbourhood, but the novel is about love and friendship. The cast reflects modern Britain and is made up of people — not stereotypes. Noughts and Crosses by Malorie Blackman. Malorie Blackman's classic Noughts and Crosses approaches identity in a different way, by imagining a society where black people constitute the ruling class and white people are the oppressed. It is an intelligent, challenging and provocative read. The Weight of Water by Sarah Crossan.
The Lorax - Read Aloud Picture Book - Brightly Storytime
Picture Books about Identity
I make mistakes. It is the perennial story of pure evil and angelic good, of bravery and courage and inventive ideas rarely explored with such conviction and believability. Too narrow. More Video.
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Belonging - Uniforms
The Very Hungry Caterpillar - Animated Film
Just Write For Kids is all about community and inclusivity. I would like to share a few picture books that encourage respect, belonging and the openness to different kinds of diversity that are important for reinforcing acceptance for our younger generation. Feelings are cleverly highlighted in the form of colour in this tale about Loppy the LAC and his emotional expression through painting and admiring the hues of the world around him. Curly promptly reminds LAC that he has a choice. Can he make the shift to revert back to his bright, happy self?