Resources for diverse and global books:

Looking for leveled texts go to Lee & Low Books (

Looking for whole class read alouds go to the following resources:

University of Arizona – World of Words (WOW;,

University of Wisconsin – Madison’s Cooperative Children’s Book Center (CCBC;,

The International Board of Books for Young People (IBBY;,

United States Board of Books for Young People (USBBY;

The Outstanding International Books (OIB).

Resources for reading & writing:

Serravallo, Jennifer. (2015). The Reading Strategies Book. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann.

Cruz, M. Colleen. (2018). Writers Read Better: 50+ Paired Lessons that Turn Writing Craft Work into Powerful Genre Reading. Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin.

More Diverse and Global Literature Resources

Teaching with Diverse and Global literature- A conversation with Jane Bean-Folkes

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