Social Justice Reading Group

Social Justice Reading Group

Engaging youth in critical exploration of social justice topics through children's literature.

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"Zero Tolerance" = Zero Humanity "Zero Tolerance" = Zero Humanity

By Jessica
Yesterday, the American Library Association condemned the inhumane practice of separating refugee families interned in concentration camps…
Yesterday, the American Library Association condemned the inhumane practice of separating refugee families interned in concentration camps…
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National Day of Racial Healing National Day of Racial Healing

By Kristin
As the country celebrates the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King in January, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, through their Truth, Racia…
As the country celebrates the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King in January, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, through their Truth, Racia…
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One Year of Social Justice One Year of Social Justice

By Jshoup
The Social Justice Reading Group (SJRG) was started in January 2017 as a joint effort between MSU faculty and the East Lansing Public Libra…
The Social Justice Reading Group (SJRG) was started in January 2017 as a joint effort between MSU faculty and the East Lansing Public Libra…
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A Kid's Guide to Civil Rights A Kid's Guide to Civil Rights

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Favorite titles to introduce your child to the Civil Rights Movement
Favorite titles to introduce your child to the Civil Rights Movement
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December 2017 - Poverty and Homelessness December 2017 - Poverty and Homelessness

By Lauren
Discussion questions and titles for the December 2017 meeting. 4-6 Year Old Group  Still a Family Reflect on the Story: Where did the girl …
Discussion questions and titles for the December 2017 meeting. 4-6 Year Old Group  Still a Family Reflect on the Story: Where did the girl …
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We Need Diverse Books: My Heart Fills wi… We Need Diverse Books: My Heart Fills wi…

By Eva
You may have heard about a movement in the book world called We Need Diverse Books. In 2014, #WeNeedDiverseBooks started as a hashtag on Tw…
You may have heard about a movement in the book world called We Need Diverse Books. In 2014, #WeNeedDiverseBooks started as a hashtag on Tw…
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We Need Diverse Books - Stella Brings th… We Need Diverse Books - Stella Brings th…

By Eva
You may have heard about a movement in the book world called We Need Diverse Books. In 2014, #WeNeedDiverseBooks started as a hashtag on Tw…
You may have heard about a movement in the book world called We Need Diverse Books. In 2014, #WeNeedDiverseBooks started as a hashtag on Tw…
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April Social Justice Reading Group Meeti… April Social Justice Reading Group Meeti…

By Lauren
Photos from the February meeting of the Social Justice Reading Group.  April's meeting focused on Gender Diversity and Gender Stereotypes.…
Photos from the February meeting of the Social Justice Reading Group.  April's meeting focused on Gender Diversity and Gender…
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Further Reading for Social Justice:… Further Reading for Social Justice:…

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Further reading titles related to March 2017's Social Justice Reading Group and the topic of indigenous and Native people.
Further reading titles related to March 2017's Social Justice Reading Group and the topic of indigenous and Native people.
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We Need Diverse Books - One Family We Need Diverse Books - One Family

By Eva
You may have heard about a movement in the book world called We Need Diverse Books. In 2014, #WeNeedDiverseBooks started as a hashtag on Tw…
You may have heard about a movement in the book world called We Need Diverse Books. In 2014, #WeNeedDiverseBooks started as a hashtag on Tw…
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Social Justice Reading Group for… Social Justice Reading Group for…

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A list of the books read and recommended in the Social Justice Reading Group for Children 2017
A list of the books read and recommended in the Social Justice Reading Group for Children 2017
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February Social Justice Reading Group Me… February Social Justice Reading Group Me…

By Lauren
Photos from the February meeting of the Social Justice Reading Group.  Photo links to Flickr for the full album.
Photos from the February meeting of the Social Justice Reading Group.  Photo links to Flickr for the full album.
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Discussion Questions from March Social J… Discussion Questions from March Social J…

By Lauren
The March session of the Social Justice Reading Group focused on Indigenous People's rights.  Listed below are the March titles and…
The March session of the Social Justice Reading Group focused on Indigenous People's rights.  Listed below are the March titles and…
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Evaluation form for parents/guardians attending a Social Justice Reading Group session.
Evaluation form for parents/guardians attending a Social Justice Reading Group session.
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Further Reading for Social Justice: Race Further Reading for Social Justice: Race

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Further reading titles related to February 2017's Social Justice Reading Group and the topic of race and inequality.
Further reading titles related to February 2017's Social Justice Reading Group and the topic of race and inequality.
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