Thursday, September 6, 2007
Thursday is book day!
September is National Hispanic Heritage and National Literacy Month. This combination is a great opportunity to expose your kids to Hispanic culture and encourage them to read.
Each Thursday in September, the books highlighted showcase Hispanic culture-and are personal favorites.
Enjoy, The Day It Snowed Tortillas / El Dia Que Nevaron Tortillas, Folktales told in Spanish and English-we did.
Books are an easy, fun and inexpensive way to give your children some of the tools they need to respect, celebrate and appreciate cultures, choices and abilities.
For a few books with a bit broader cultural context try these: