D Is for Diversity

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Read about the many wonderful ways we can be different from each other. These books for children ages 3 to 5 celebrate diversity and inclusion, showing how each of us is unique, but we’re better together!

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A Family Is a Family Is a Family

When a teacher asks the children in her class to think about what makes their families special, the answers are all different in many ways but the same in the one way that matters most of all.When a teacher asks the children in her class to think about what makes their families special, the answers are all different in many ways but the same in the one way that matters most of all. You can also check out this title as eBook on Overdrive/Libby or as eBook on Hoopla.

Happy in Our Skin

A delightfully rhythmical read-aloud text is paired with bright, bustling art from the award-winning Lauren Tobia, in this joyful exploration of the new skin of babyhood. All children can see themselves, and open their eyes to the world around them, in this sweet, scrumptious celebration of skin in all its many, many, wonderful forms. 

I Am Human: A Book of Empathy

A child recognizes his own humanity, his capacity for doing harm and being harmed, his ability to feel joy and sadness, and his belief in hope and promise to keep learning. You can also check out this title as eBook on Hoopla.

I Got the Rhythm

On a trip to the park with her mother, a young girl hears a rhythm coming from the world around her and begins to move to the beat, finally beginning an impromptu dance in which other children join her. You can also check out this title as eBook on Overdrive/Libby.

Music Class Today!

A group of toddlers enjoys a lively music class including, at last, one very shy two-year-old boy. 

Say Something!

An empowering story about finding your voice, and using it to make the world a better place. You can also check out this title as eAudio on Hoopla.

What Can a Citizen Do?

Rhyming text explores citizenship, showing readers how seemingly unrelated actions, such as planting a tree or joining a cause can create a community. You can also check out this title as eBook on Hoopla.