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Cultural Diversity

Articles

Valuing Diversity: Developing a Deeper Understanding of All Young Children's Behaviour

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This article touches on understanding our own culture as educators and how others cultures shape children’s behaviour by acknowledging their own self-awareness. 

https://www.naeyc.org/resources/pubs/tyc/dec2019/valuing-diversity-developing-understanding-behavior

Videos

Diversity and Inclusion Animated Stories For Kids

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This video presents an animated story about different children meeting neighbors of various cultural backgrounds and learning about their new friends' culture.  

Cultures of the World - A fun overview of the world cultures for kids

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This video explores how each individual is different, and that each culture is special and unique. It accepts the differences, while also highlighting that respect is key.  

Activities

Cultural Games from Across the World



This article highlights different activities and games fr
om different countries across the world, allowing for different cultural perspectives and understanding. Age specific for elementary school children. 
 

https://citywidetraining.ca/resources/cultural-games-from-across-the-world.html

Books

30 Children's Books About Diversity That Celebrate Differences


This article on this Website Book Riot, highlights 30 different books that promote diversity and acceptance of differences among cultures.  

https://bookriot.com/childrens-books-about-diversity/

Websites

Bridging Diversity Toolkit


This ToolKit on ConnectAbility allows for different conversations to flow about cultural diversity and acknowledges differences, similarities and how to promote inclusion of all.  

https://connectability.ca/2015/05/09/bridging-diversity-toolkit/

Practical Tools and Strategies

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