EmbraceRace Webinar: Books That Encourage Inclusivity and Empathy - EMBRAEMPATHY

Children demonstrate compassion and show empathy for people through a variety of approaches. These books exemplify inclusiveness, demonstrate ways to understand the feelings of another person, and exhibit what it means to appreciate your own self. Click here to watch the webinar with Literacy Specialist Katie Potter, read the tip sheet about storytelling with children, and look at the rest of the book lists! 

EmbraceRace Webinar: Books That Encourage Inclusivity and Empathy (10 Books): $153.50

Empathetic
Themes

Similarities and Differences, Families, Discrimination, Cultural Diversity, Bullying, Biracial/Multiracial Interest, Asian/Asian American Interest, Empathy/Compassion, Persistence/Grit, Respect/Citizenship, Tolerance/Acceptance

Included formats shown below in BOLD

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Ahimsa

By Kelkar

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 7
Intervention: 34

AR Level: 5.3 - 8.0
Lexile Level: 830L
DRA: 80

HC: $18.95
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Benji, the Bad Day, and Me

By Pla

Illustrated by Min

Guided Reading: L
Grade Level: 1
Interest Level: K - 4
Intervention: 21

DRA: 24

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Bringing Asha Home

By Krishnaswami

Illustrated by Akib

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: O
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: PreK - 4
Intervention: 23

AR Level: 3.0 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 560L
DRA: 34

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

Lexile Level: NP
DRA: 10

HC: $17.95
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Every Month Is a New Year

By Singer

Illustrated by Roth

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 8
Intervention: 27

DRA: 44

HC: $20.95
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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

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Marisol McDonald Doesn't Match / Marisol McDonald no combina

By Brown

Illustrated by Palacios

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: L
Spanish Guided Reading: L
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 3
Intervention: 21

AR Level: 2.8 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD580L
SRC: 2.3
DRA: 24

HC: $17.95
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Sam and the Lucky Money

By Chinn

Illustrated by Wright / Hu

Teacher's Guide

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

AR Level: 3.6 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD660L
SRC: 3.5
DRA: 30

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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

Lexile Level: AD490L
DRA: 28

HC: $17.95
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The Can Man

By Williams

Illustrated by Orback

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 5
Intervention: 24

AR Level: 3.4 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD630L
SRC: 2.5
DRA: 38