Why are Multicultural Books So Important? Here are the top 5 reasons I am filling my home with multicultural books, and a few book recommendations to get you started. 5 Reasons Multicultural Books Are Important for Every Home #1 Multicultural Books Broaden Horizons When we learn about people and cultures who are different from us, we discover new possibilities. … [Read more...] about Why are Multicultural Books So Important?
Have you ever looked at how holiday traditions are different around the world? Christmas is a wonderful time to do this, because it is a holiday that is observed in many countries around the globe! Kids learn best when they can make a personal connection to new information, and so having a topic in common like Christmas is a great way to get them interested in a new country and … [Read more...] about Travel the World This Holiday Season
Seven-year-old Emma and I had the wonderful treat on Friday night of complimentary tickets to the Boston Ballet’s opening night performance of Sleeping Beauty. Emma was so excited! She borrowed a book on dance from the library, and talked to her teacher at school about it. And she was not disappointed! When the orchestra started playing the opening notes of Tchaikovsky’s … [Read more...] about Mother-Daughter Outing: The Boston Ballet’s Sleeping Beauty