Diversity in Literacy

Children and youth having culturally congruent literature to read is imperative for supporting their educational success and fostering their love of reading. Additionally, diverse literacy options help youth understand and respect the cultures of others.

Here are some suggested books and materials for Hispanic Heritage month:

Book Lists

Teaching for Change:

Colorin Colorado:

Tomas Rivera Book  Awards:

http://www.ala.org/alsc/awardsgrants/bookmedia/belpremedal

Lesson Plans

Articles/Blogs

(Resource list provided by SCALE—Student Coalition for Action in Literacy Education)

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