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Monday, January 2, 2023

Read Across America: January - Explore Societal Forces


Every Month, NEA's Read Across America highlights books for young readers that explore a topic related to diversity and inclusion.

The theme for January is Explore Societal Forces.

Get students looking at the world around them and thinking about the impact economic and societal forces have on the well-being of individuals and communities.

Here are the recommended books for the month. Find discussion questions and more resources on their website.

by Nana Ekua Brew-Hammond

Middle Grade: The Last Mapmaker 
by Christina Soontornvat 

Young Adult: All My Rage 
by Sabaa Tahir