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Class resources from Byron Thomas unit on power and privilege
Teaching children about Africa
Relevant information about apartheid for kids
Kids.net.au is a great kid safe directory, resource center and website. The writing is a bit dry, but the thoroughness of the history and resources make it a solid resource.
Visual Literacy through Photography
Books, books and more books!
Bookchat – Online magazine specializing in South African children’s books.
ABC’s: A Bibliography of Children’s Books with Social Studies Themes – exhaustive and well researched.
International Board on Books for Young People in South Africa – current trends in children’s literature in RSA.
The University of South Africa Children’s Literature Research Unit – the name says it all.
Understanding Prejudice – Smart, accessible list of multi-cultural and anti-bias books for children.
LT – I have enjoyed sharing “Journey to Jo’Berg” by Beverly Naidoo with my sons (aged 10 and 12) for it’s clear cut delivery of the bones of apartheid.