The police killings of George Floyd in Minneapolis and Breonna Taylor in Louisville, Ky., have sparked a national conversation around racial justice. But the country’s racial justice problems aren’t limited to policing — American schools have long struggled with racial inequity. CLICK HERE
Reading can be delicious fun! Reading recipes and other informational texts can help kids learn how to organize their thoughts and communicate with others. Today, watch as Molly and Tooey discover how to open a mysterious puzzle box. Then, cook some of Molly’s favorite recipes — and write down your own. Practice putting things in … Continue reading Ask Molly
Like most public school educators, Jesse Hagopian has spent this spring struggling to teach his students online. Some are homeless, while others are working frontline jobs to support their families. And now many of his students, like others around the country, are on the front lines in another sense: protesting the deaths of George Floyd … Continue reading Q&A: Talking To Kids About Black Lives And Police Violence
Black parents have always talked with their children about race and the police. It’s often just called “the talk.” Now, the unrest sparked by police brutality against black people has parents who aren’t black thinking more about how they talk to their kids about these issues. CLICK HERE
Music and dance are a whole lot of fun – and help kids build school readiness skills, and learn about other cultures. Today, expand your horizons with Luna, as she learns to dance the New Orleans way! Get the whole family moving with the Pinkadance game, or practice following directions as you mix and match … Continue reading Learn through music and dance!
If your child loves storytime at your local library or bookstore, he’ll be excited to have storytime at home too! Though it may be an audience of one, your storytime at home can be just as engaging and interactive. Below you’ll find a step-by-step guide to creating a storytime similar to those your child has … Continue reading Host Storytime at Home