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2011-12 Multicultural Booklist - For Educators

Reading Is Fundamental provides comprehension and extension activities for each of the 45 titles in the 2011-12 Multicultural Book Collection. Click on the book title to get started. There are three sections for each book. The first is the Guide for Educators which includes questions for before the read, during the read, and after the read. Content connections are listed to assist in integrating instruction. The Extension Activities page contains activities that you can use with small groups, individuals, or learning centers. The Vocabulary Scaffolding sheet provides scaffolding for the vocabulary in the story with illustrations that can be used with any students who have difficulty with language or reading.

Vocabulary Scaffolding Game Ideas are also available.


Activities for Educators

100th Day of School by Reagan Miller

Anna & Natalie by Barbara H. Cole

Amazing Faces by Lee Bennett Hopkins

Baseball Saved Us by Ken Mochizuki

Bein' with You This Way by W. Nikola-Lisa

The Birthday Box by Leslie Patricelli

The Birthday Swap by Loretta Lopez

Book Fiesta by Pat Mora

A Boy Called Slow by Joseph Bruchac

Coyote Places the Stars by Harriet Peck Taylor

The Dancing Dragon by Marcia Vaughan

Days to Celebrate by Lee Bennett Hopkins

Enemy Pie by Derek Munson

Giving Thanks by Chief Jake Swamp

Hand in Hand by Lee Bennett Hopkins

Hush! by Minfong Ho

I Love Saturdays y Domingos by Alma Flor Ada

Jingle Dancer by Cynthia Leitich Smith

Lin Yi's Lantern by Brenda Williams

Lion Dancer by Kate Waters and Madeline Slovenz-Low

Louis Sockalexis by Bill Wise

Martin's Big Words by Doreen Rappaport

More Than Anything Else by Marie Bradby

My Name is María Isabel by Alma Flor Ada

Nobody Owns the Sky by Reeve Lindbergh

¡Olé! Flamenco by George Ancona

One of Us by Peggy Moss

One World, One Day by Barbara Kerley

The Last Black King of the Kentucky Derby by Crystal Hubbard

The Moon Over Star by Dianna Hutts Atson

The Pirate of Kindergarten by George Ella Lyon

Planting the Trees of Kenya by Claire A. Nivolaby

Powwow's Coming by Linda Boyden

Rich by Nikki Grimes

Saltypie by Tim Tingle

Same, Same But Different by Jenny Sue Kostecki-Shaw

Seeds of Change by Jen Cullerton Johnson

Some Kind of Love by Traci Dant

Suki’s Kimono by Chieri Uegaki

Throw Your Tooth on the Roof by Selby B. Beeler

Too Many Tamales by Gary Soto

Uncle Peter's Amazing Chinese Wedding by Lenore Look

Up and Down the Andes by Laurie Krebs

Whoever You Are by Mem Fox

Wings by Christopher Myers

2011-12 Multicultural Booklist - For Educators