Teaching Social Issues & Equity with Children’s Literature Through the Lenses of Depth & Complexity eBook


Children’s literature and the lenses of Depth & Complexity help frame our thinking to consider social issues and cultural norms, expand our world-view, and lead us toward advocacy as we work to gain a greater understanding of the world in which we live. This book shares ways to use children’s literature to integrate curriculum and lead students through topics of social and cultural interest. Analysis of the text of the featured picture books through the 11 dimensions of Depth & Complexity are provided around five topics  along with suggestions for inquiry projects and other titles that can be explored. This eBook is available as a downloadable pdf after purchase.