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Antiracist Resources and Reads: Lists for All Ages

 

Resources for Children & Families

 

1619 Project

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/08/14/magazine/1619-america-slavery.html?mtrref=www.google.com&assetType=REGIWALL

 

Anti-Racism Resources

bit.ly/ANTIRACISMRESOURCES

 

Basic eBook about Racism

https://youtu.be/LnaltG5N8nE

 

Empathy Educates

https://empathyeducates.org/

 

Future Voters Project

https://www.tolerance.org/future-voters-project

 

Jason Reynolds Talks to the Kojo Kids Show

https://thekojonnamdishow.org/shows/2020-06-01/kojo-for-kids-jason-reynold-talks-about-racism-and-the-protests?fbclid=IwAR2ckrNJLa1pietN_0UPt8zCCKGlJLWByzm4t_v1cZ1z-CJ_ns5AlocVIaU

National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

https://www.naeyc.org/resources/pubs/yc/may2018/teaching-learning-race-and-racism

 

Resources for Kids and Families from the Center for Racial Justice

https://centerracialjustice.org/resources/resources-for-talking-about-race-racism-and-racialized-violence-with-kids/

Teaching Tolerance

https://www.tolerance.org/

 

Time Article on Intersectionality

https://time.com/5786710/kimberle-crenshaw-intersectionality/

USC Rossier School of Education - Resources for Learning and Teaching about Racism

https://rossieronline.usc.edu/youth-and-racism/resources

 

When We All Vote

https://www.whenweallvote.org/schools/

Resources for Children (eResources on Axis360)

 

Grades 2-3

 

Grades 4-6 

 

Grades 7-12

 

Resources for Children (eResources on Hoopla)

  • All the Colors We Are by Katie Kissinger

  • Beyond Slavery by Ann Byers

  • Facing Frederick by Tonya Bolden

  • A Nation’s Hope by Matt De La Pena

  • Night on Fire by Ronald Kidd

  • On the Playground by Dr. Jillian Roberts

  • Racism by Harriet Brundle

  • Racism by Chuck Robinson

  • Rise Up! The Art of Protest by Jo Rippon

  • Roots of Racism by Kelly Bakshi

  • Separate is Never Equal by Duncan Tonatiuh

  • The Sisters are Alright by Tamara Winfrey Harris

  • Speaking Our Truth by Monique Gray Smith

  • Standing up to Hate Speech by Alison Morretta

  • They had a Dream by Jules Archer

  • We are Different and Alike by Cynthia Geisen

  • What are Race and Racism? by Sue Bradford Edwards

  • What’s Racism by Amy B. Rogers

  • White Privilege by M. T. Blakemore

Young Adult Fiction Authors:

*Acevedo, Elizabeth - With the Fire on High (Young Adult Fiction Acevedo)

Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi

*Adeyemi, Tomi - Children of Blood and Bone (Young Adult Fiction Adeyemi SciFi/Fantasy)

*Alexander, Kwame - Solo (Young Adult Fiction Alexander)

Chase, Paula

*Clayton, Dhonielle - The Belles (Young Adult Fiction Clayton)

*Colbert, Brandy - The Voting Booth (Young Adult Fiction Colbert)

*Coles, Jay - Tyler Johnson Was Here (Young Adult Fiction Coles)

Davis, Dana L

Forest, Kristina

*Giles, Lamar - Not So Pure and Simple (Young Adult Fiction Giles)

Gilly, Segal

Grandison, Whitney D.

*Ireland, Justina - Dread Nation (Young Adult Fiction Ireland)

*Jackson, TIffany D. - Grown (Young Adult Fiction Jackson)

Jones, Kimberly

*Morris, Brittney - Slay (Young Adult Fiction Morris)

*Moulite, Maika - Dear Haiti, Love Alaine (Young Adult Fiction Moulite)

Onuzo, Chibundu

*Parker, Morgan - Who Put This Song On? (Young Adult Fiction Parker)

*Philippe, Ben - The Field Guide to the North American Teenager (Young Adult Fiction Philippe)

*Reynolds, Jason - Long Way Down (Young Adult Fiction Reynolds) 

*Reynolds, Justin A. - Opposite of Always (Young Adult Fiction Reynolds)

Rigaud, Debbie

*Stone, Nic - Jackpot (Young Adult Fiction Stone)

*Tamani, Liara - Calling My Name (Young Adult Fiction Tamani)

*Thomas, Angie - The Hate U Give (Young Adult Fiction Thomas)

Walker, Brian F.

*Watson, Renee - Watch Us Rise (Young Adult Fiction Watson)

*Woodfolk, Ashley - When You Were Everything (Young Adult Fiction Woodfolk)

*Woodson, Jacqueline - If You Come Softly (Young Adult Fiction Woodson)

*Yoon, Nicola - The Sun is Also a Star (Young Adult Fiction Yoon)

*Zoboi, Ibi - American Street (Young Adult Fiction Zoboi)

 

Resources for Adults 

Being Black in America (Non-Fiction)

Civil Rights Activism (Non-Fiction)

 

Institutional Racism and Police Brutality (Non-Fiction)

 

Non-Fiction (General)

Fiction (General)

DVD (Fiction)

DVD (Non-Fiction)

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