Diverse Background English Collection Grades PreK-2 - DI-EN-COL-K-2

This collection includes diverse, culturally accurate stories that support literacy learning content for beginning and emerging readers in grades PreK-2. Appealing texts and pictures by outstanding authors and illustrators of diverse backgrounds engage young readers and support their efforts as they begin their journey to become successful, independent readers.

Diverse Background English Collection Grades PreK-2 (22 Books): $275.90

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Themes

Similarities and Differences, Identity/Self Esteem/Confidence, Multiethnic interest, Friendship, Cultural Diversity, Childhood Experiences and Memories, Biracial/Multiracial Interest, Empathy/Compassion, Tolerance/Acceptance, Kindness/Caring

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David's Drawings

By Falwell

Illustrated by Falwell

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: I
Grade Level: 1
Interest Level: K - 2
Intervention: 15

AR Level: 1.9 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD150L
SRC: 1.8
DRA: 16

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Bein' with You This Way

By Nikola-Lisa

Illustrated by Bryant

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: K
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: PreK - 3
Intervention: 19

AR Level: 1.8 - 0.5
Lexile Level: NP
SRC: 3.9
DRA: 20

PB: $9.95
CD: $12.95
6PK: $59.70
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Two Mrs. Gibsons

By Igus

Illustrated by Wells

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: L
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 2
Intervention: 21

AR Level: 3.4 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD530L
SRC: 2.6
DRA: 24

PB: $10.95
6PK: $65.70
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Arrorró, mi niño

By Delacre

Illustrated by Delacre

Interviews

Guided Reading: L
Grade Level: PreK
Interest Level: K - 4
Intervention: 21

Lexile Level: NP
DRA: 24

PB: $9.95
CD: $12.95
6PK: $59.70
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Bringing Asha Home

By Krishnaswami

Illustrated by Akib

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: M
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: PreK - 4
Intervention: 21

AR Level: 3.0 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 560L
DRA: 28

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Call Me Tree/Llámame Árbol

By Gonzalez

Illustrated by Gonzalez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: F
Grade Level: 1
Interest Level: K - 4
Intervention: 10

DRA: 10

HC: $17.95
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Dreaming Up

By Hale

Illustrated by Hale

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: I
Grade Level: 1
Interest Level: PreK - 5
Intervention: 16

Lexile Level: AD550L
DRA: 16

HC: $18.95
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How Far Do You Love Me?

By Delacre

Illustrated by Delacre

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: K
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: PreK - 3
Intervention: 20

Lexile Level: AD800L
DRA: 20

HC: $11.95
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Jazz Baby

By Weatherford

Illustrated by Freeman

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: H
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: PreK - 2
Intervention: 14

Lexile Level: AD400L
DRA: 14

PB: $8.95
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Joshua's Masai Mask

By Hru

Illustrated by Rich

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: N
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 4
Intervention: 22

AR Level: 3.5 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 580L
SRC: 4.5
DRA: 30

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Juna's Jar

By Bahk

Illustrated by Hoshino

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: J
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 4
Intervention: 18

AR Level: 3.4 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD670L
DRA: 18

PB: $9.95
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Lend a Hand

By Frank

Illustrated by Ladd

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: M
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 1 - 5
Intervention: 21

AR Level: 4.4 - 0.5
Lexile Level: NP
DRA: 28

PB: $9.95
HC: $17.95
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Lily's New Home

By Yoo

Illustrated by Ng-Benitez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: I
Grade Level: 1
Interest Level: K - 2
Intervention: 12

AR Level: 2.0 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 280L
DRA: 12

PB: $5.95
HC: $14.95
6PK: $35.70
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The Story I'll Tell

By Ling

by Lanan

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: N
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: K - 4
Intervention: 22

AR Level: 3.5 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD670L
DRA: 30

HC: $17.95
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Want to Play?

By Yoo

Illustrated by Ng-Benitez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: I
Grade Level: 1
Interest Level: K - 2
Intervention: 14

AR Level: 1.9 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 230L
DRA: 14

PB: $7.95
HC: $14.95
6PK: $47.70
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The Three Lucys

By Charara

Illustrated by Kahn

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 7
Intervention: 24

AR Level: 3.6 - 0.5
DRA: 38

HC: $18.95
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Calling the Water Drum

By Redding

Illustrated by Boyd

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: PreK - 5
Intervention: 24

Lexile Level: 550L
DRA: 38

HC: $17.95
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Selvakumar Knew Better

By Kroll

Illustrated by Li

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: N
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: PreK - 3
Intervention: 22

DRA: 30

PB: $8.95
6PK: $53.70
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My Steps

By Derby

Illustrated by Burrowes

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: K
Grade Level: 1
Interest Level: K - 2
Intervention: 18

AR Level: 3.3 - 0.5
Lexile Level: NC900L
SRC: 4.2
DRA: 18

PB: $9.95
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Block Party

By Hooks

Illustrated by Ng-Benitez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: I
Grade Level: 1
Interest Level: K - 2
Intervention: 15

DRA: 16

PB: $7.95
HC: $14.95
6PK: $47.70
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Music Time

By Hooks

Illustrated by Ng-Benitez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: I
Grade Level: 1
Interest Level: K - 2
Intervention: 15

DRA: 16

PB: $7.95
HC: $14.95
6PK: $47.70
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Sparkle Boy

By Newman

Illustrated by Mola

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: M
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: K - 3
Intervention: 21

DRA: 28

HC: $17.95