Be Kind (Bilingual Diverse Children's Book) - Italian/English
Author and Illustrator: Livia Lemgruber
“Beautiful messages with inspiring art!” - Zeynep E., Language Acquisition Specialist
Be Kind shows many ways to help others with simple acts of kindness. Illustrations include diverse characters and settings from around the world, allowing children to see themselves in the book and learn about the world around them.
This multicultural book, part of the Language Lizard Living in Harmony Series, includes access to FREE LESSON PLANS and fun activities to support diversity education.
THIS TITLE IS AVAILABLE IN MANY BILINGUAL EDITIONS.
Thoughtfully illustrated with accessible language and a universal message, Be Kind is a delightful book for children and adults to enjoy. Through the diverse lives of the children in the story, it becomes clear how we can each use our words, actions, skills, talents, and time for the good of others. The simple, but powerful, message that this book delivers is 'in a world where you can be anything, be kind' - something that we can all aspire to.
- Edmond Gubbins, M.Ed, Primary School Teacher
The Living in Harmony Series of books teaches kids to embrace diversity and act kindly toward others. With its central theme that we all have more similarities than differences, this deceptively simple and endearing series is a valuable resource to cultivate compassion in our children.- Zeynep Erdil-Moody, Ph.D., Language Acquisition Specialist, Tampa
Beautifully illustrated and strategically organized to honor and leverage linguistic and cultural diversity via representation and inclusion. True 'window and mirrors' books that promote unity amongst diversity!- Kelly Aldinger, ESL Teacher, Albany
The Living in Harmony books captivate the essence of American diversity. The books beautifully crafted illustrations represent the faces of ALL my students and the simple words teach powerful lessons of kindness, acceptance, understanding, and friendship. Teachers looking to introduce diverse texts for young readers in their classroom libraries, look no further!- Nikolette Trofa, 4th Grade Teacher
The Living in Harmony books are illustrated as all children's books should be-- with a variety of cultures and skin tones presented. These stories can open the world up to readers...-Mandy Davis, Children's Librarian, Maryland
The Living in Harmony Series of books teaches kids to embrace diversity and act kindly toward others. With its central theme that we all have more similarities than differences, this deceptively simple and endearing series is a valuable resource to cultivate compassion in our children.
- Zeynep Erdil-Moody, Ph.D., Language Acquisition Specialist, Tampa
Living in Harmony books explore diversity, kindness, and friendship
Low/Mid level text: 1-3 sentences per page.