Equality Resources for Parents

Black Rights

Website Links

Books

  • A Is For Activist by Innosanto Nagara (picture book)
  • Let's Talk About Race by Julius Lester, illustrated by Karen Barbour
  • Brick by Brick by Giuliano Ferri (board book)
  • Amazing Grace by Mary Hoffman, illustrated by Caroline Binch (6–8 years)
  • Don't Touch My Hair! By Sharee Miller
  • The Skin I’m In by Pat Thomas
  • Malcolm Little: The Boy Who Grew Up to Become Malcolm X by Ilyasah Shabazz, illustrated by AG Ford (6–10 years)
  • The Day You Begin by Jacqueline Woodson, illustrated by Rafael López (4–8 years)
  • Something Happened in Our Town by Marianne Celano, Marietta Collins and Ann Hazzard, illustrated by Jennifer Zivoin (4–8 years)

Other Resources

  • A Kids book about racism, by Jelani Memory. Read aloud by the author: https://safeYouTube.net/w/1cwbb
  • Same Difference (A Children's Book Story by Calida Rawles):https://safeYouTube.net/w/4hxbb
  • Hair Love (Disney Short): This short film looks at a family as the father tries to learn how to style his daughters afro. The film is a good resource for discussions about appearances, and stimulus for conversations about textured afro hair. 

Women’s Rights

Website Links 

 Books

  • Suffragette the Battle for Equality by David Roberts: KS2
  • Emmeline: (Pankhurst) (First Names) by Haydn Kaye: KS2
  • Great Women Who Changed the World by Kate Pankhurst: KS2
  • Imagine you were there... Winning the Vote for Women: KS2
  • My Best Friend the Suffragette by Sally Morgan: KS2
  • Comic Style Story: Women in Battle by Marta Breen & Jenny Jordahl: KS2
  • Girls Can do Anything by Caryl Hart: KS1
  • I Can be Anything I Want to Be (A Colouring Book for Girls) by Paper Sparkles Press

Other Resources

 

LGBTQ+ Rights

Website Links

Books

  • And Tango Makes Three by Justin Richardson
  • Red: A Crayon’s Story by Michael Hall
  • Goblinheart by Brett Axel
  • Heather has Two Mummies by Leslea Newman
  • King & King by Linda de Haan
  • Worm Loves Worm by J.J Austrian
  • Mommy, Mama, Me by Leslea Newman
  • Princess Princess Ever After by Katie O’Neill

 

Children’s Rights

Website Links

Books

Disabled Rights

Website Links

Books

  • Andy and His Yellow Frisbee by Mary Thompson
  • Susan Laughs by Jeanne Willis
  • Dan and Diesel by Charlotte Hudson
  • Amazing by Steve Antony
  • We All Belong by Alex Goss
  • All Are Welcome by Alexandra Penfold

Other Resources