1. The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein
The story of this book is simple but linger in our mind. There is a boy who has an apple tree in his yard. As time passed, the tree always fulfills what his needs..even until the end the tree still can find to give something for the boy. This book teaches children on what heartfelt and unconditional love is.
2. Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach
This book is a great a must read the fable. The story tells about a seagull named Jonathan who deny doing what other seagulls do “Eat !”. He believes in his dream to roam in the sky. This book teaches children on how not to give up in their dreams even though most did and said: “you can’t”.
3. Where the sidewalk ends by Shel Silverstein
A book that teaches our children to be a Wordsmith !! Yes, this book is about poetry..the rhyming, the illustration will draw children into a magic world. This book also good to increase the vocabulary of children.
4. Let’s talk about Race by Julius Lester
This book gives attention to the racism issue. The book also a great tool uses to give an understanding about race and humanity. The impact of this book is big, from prevent bullying and give the children a fundamental base in Humanitarian thinking.
5. Four Feet, Two Sandals by Karen Lynn Williams and Khadra Mohammed
This book draws the crisis in a refugee camp where they have nothing and have gone through a lot. Lina is a young girl who flew from a war in Afghanistan. She found a sandal which the other pair is used by another girl. They then become friends and choose to share the Sandals. The refugee crisis in the world current problem now but no one should experience war, misery and flew from their country to sustain their lives. This book addresses an open conversation with your children and makes them understand what’s happening in the world.