EmbraceRace Webinar: Books That Inspire Racial Justice & Advocacy for All Children - EMBRAJUSTICE

Children can discover characters and historical figures in this list who stand up for peace, equity, and justice for gender, socioeconomic status, race, or the environment, and suggest ways that children can enact change in their own communities. 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 Inspire Racial Justice & Advocacy for All Children (9 Books): $122.55

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Themes

Responsibility, Overcoming Obstacles, Education, Dreams & Aspirations, Discrimination, Cultural Diversity, Civil Rights Movement, Breaking Gender Barriers, Biracial/Multiracial Interest, Biography/Memoir, Empathy/Compassion, Integrity/Honesty , Leadership, Optimism/Enthusiasm, Persistence/Grit, Respect/Citizenship, Pride, Protest, Tolerance/Acceptance

Included formats shown below in BOLD

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As Fast As Words Could Fly

By Tuck

Illustrated by Velasquez

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 7
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 4.3 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD700L
SRC: 4.1
DRA: 40

PB: $10.95
6PK: $65.70
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Catching the Moon

By Hubbard

Illustrated by DuBurke

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: R
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 5
Intervention: 26

AR Level: 4.3 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD640L
SRC: 3.4
DRA: 40

PB: $10.95
6PK: $65.70
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Game, Set, Match, Champion Arthur Ashe

By Hubbard

Illustrated by Belford

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 6
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 6.2 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 960L
SRC: 7.5
DRA: 44

PB: $11.95
6PK: $71.70
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In Daddy's Arms I Am Tall

By poets

Illustrated by Steptoe

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: R
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 1 - 6
Intervention: 26

AR Level: 3.1 - 0.5
Lexile Level: NP
SRC: 2.8
DRA: 40

PB: $9.95
CD: $12.95
6PK: $59.70
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Ira's Shakespeare Dream

By Armand

Illustrated by Cooper

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 8
Intervention: 28

AR Level: 5.3 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 780L
DRA: 44

HC: $18.95
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John Lewis in the Lead

By Haskins / Benson

Illustrated by Andrews

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 8
Intervention: 29

AR Level: 5.9 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 950L
SRC: 5.8
DRA: 50

PB: $11.95
6PK: $71.70
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Tiny Stitches

By Hooks

Illustrated by Bootman

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 8
Intervention: 28

AR Level: 5.9 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 920L
DRA: 44

HC: $17.95
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Seeds of Change

By Johnson

Illustrated by Sadler

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 6
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 4.8 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 820L
SRC: 5.4
DRA: 40

HC: $18.95
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Surfer of the Century

By Crowe

Illustrated by Waldrep

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 8
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 6.2 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 980L
SRC: 5.9
DRA: 44

PB: $10.95
6PK: $65.70