To all our educators who continue to guide our children during this crisis, you are deeply valued and cherished. Thank you. If you are celebrating Book Week with your class virtually this year, we have some resources for you. Maxine Schur, author of BRAVE WITH BEAUTY: A STORY OF AFGHANISTAN (a 2020 Notable Social Studies… Continue reading It’s #BookWeek2020atHome!
Free resources and discounted books to help with remote learning.
We are very happy to announce that BRAVE WITH BEAUTY is a 2020 Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People! Help us spread the word and get these beautiful books into more classrooms. #socialstudiesmatters
https://youtu.be/mNrBkTbtql4 Story by Maxine Rose Schur, Art by Patricia Grush, Robin Dewitt, and Golsa Yaghoobi. Music : Ustād Gadā Mohammad, an Afghān musician from the city of Herāt, specialized in playing Dutār (Public Domain Work, Source: Wikimedia Commons) The gorgeous story of Queen Goharshad is out into the world! We are going to celebrate by… Continue reading A powerful #herstory for all ages
Amla Mater chosen as an Honor Book by the 2018 VLA Graphic Novel Diversity Award. #ownvoices