Skin I'm in

Skin I'm in

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There are children experiencing the pain of racism. This book is here for you to help the cope with that abhorrent reality. Racial discrimination is cruel and inhumane especially so to younger children. This book encourages kids to accept and love what makes them different and beautiful.

Parents, teachers, and gift givers will find: language that is simple, direct, and easier for younger children to understanda book about how to help and empower children suffering from racisma helpful book written by a psychotherapist and counselora whole series of books for children to explore emotional issues

The A First Look At series promotes positive interaction among children, parents, and teachers, and encourage kids to ask questions and confront social and emotional questions that sometimes present problems. Books feature appealing full-color illustrations on every page plus a page of advice to parents and teachers.
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Product details

  • 6-8
  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 236.22 x 205.74 x 5.08mm | 136.08g
  • Barron's Educational Series Inc.,U.S.
  • United States
  • English
  • For the Us & Ca
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0764124595
  • 9780764124594
  • 40,075

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LOOK AT . . .
The Skin I'm In
Racial discrimination is cruel--and especially so to younger children. This title encourages kids to accept and be comfortable with differences of skin color and other racial characteristics among their friends and in themselves.
Written by psychotherapist and counselor Pat Thomas, these superb advice books promote interaction among children, parents, and teachers on personal, social, and emotional issues.
Books in the series:
Don't Call Me Special -- a first look at disability
I Can Be Safe -- a first look at safety
I Miss You -- a first look at death
Is It Right to Fight? -- a first look at anger
May Amazing Body -- a first look at health and fitness
My Brother, My Sister, and Me -- a first look at sibling rivalry
My Family's Changing -- a first look at family break-up
My Friends and Me -- a first look at friendship
My Family -- a first look at adoption
Stop Picking on Me -- a first look at bullying
The Skin I'm In -- a first look at racism
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94 ratings
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