Reviewed by Ana-Maria Leasa for Readers' Favorite I is for Imani! by Kerice Robinson is a children’s book that teaches the alphabet from the Kwanzaa celebration perspective. Throughout this book, kids not only learn the alphabet but also interesting and new facts about the Kwanzaa celebration. Each of the 26 letters of the alphabet is accompanied by … Continue reading Readers’ Favorite 5 Star Review for “I is for Imani”
Reading books, arts & crafts, writing stories, and making themed treats are great classroom activities for Groundhog's Day. For Groundhog's Day make some "Dirt Pie". Dirt Pie is a chocolate pudding with oreo cookies. Add some gummy worms to add to the groundhog digging theme and make the sweet treat even sweeter. letter-g-recognition-worksheetDownload Groundhog Day … Continue reading Groundhog’s Day Classroom Activities!
1. Wear red to class. Red is the color for good luck in China. 2. Have mandarin oranges for a snack. Two of the most common food symbols of the Chinese New Year are tangerines and oranges. Whereas tangerines represent wealth, oranges are a popular symbol of good luck. 3. Discuss culture and holidays. Compare the Lunar … Continue reading 7 Ways Celebrate Lunar New Year in the Classroom
Make Christmas educational and fun with this holiday tradition. Unwrap a book a day, read 25 children's storybooks, one for each day in December before Christmas. To participate wrap 25 children's picture books in gift wrap and let the children choose a book to unwrap every day. Read the book as a bedtime story or … Continue reading 25 Days of Christmas Children’s Books
Celebrate a diverse Christmas with these storybooks for kids. These children's picture books feature African American characters and even a black Santa. This list will help you celebrate the importance of Black characters and families depicted in a positive light through Christmas stories. Get FREE Print-Out Activities Sent to Your Inbox Parker's Elf: A book about managing emotions … Continue reading An African American Christmas Book List
Our 2021 Christmas book highlight is "The Elf who couldn't Read" written by Sonica Ellis and illustrated by Harriet Rodis. Perfectly themed for Christmas "The Elf who couldn't Read" helps children overcome their reading fears as they go on a Christmas adventure with Jingles. Jingles is tasked with helping Santa read the Christmas list, however, … Continue reading The Ultimate List of Fun and Adventurous Christmas Books for Kids
Unabashed Kids Media is happy to announce the release of "I is for Imani!: A Kwanzaa Alphabet Book" written by Kerice Robinson. Learn about the celebration of Kwanzaa with this brightly colored holiday letter book. Children will go through each letter in the alphabet and learn how it relates to the principles of Kwanzaa. "I … Continue reading Press Release “I is for Imani: A Kwanzaa Alphabet Book”