Interactive, multimedia, interdisciplinary series
introduces students to children and their families
in the United States whose heritages are diverse.
All ethnic groups are found in Mass. and some
pictures are taken from Mass. neighborhoods. The
12 books include African American, Cambodian
American, Chinese American, European American,
Hispanic American, Korean American, Native
American and Vietnamese American. Authors are
members of the ethnic group they are describing.
Individual books can be purchased with related
teacher's guides, teacher resources, audio
cassettes and posters at Children's Museum Gift
Shop. Set can be purchased from Modern Curriculum
Press, 13900 Prospect Road, Cleveland, Ohio 44136.
Author: Various authors, The Children's Museum
Publisher: Children's Museum and the Modern Curriculum Press
Address: Children's Museum Gift Shop 300 Congress Street Boston, MA 02210-1034
Contact: Linda Warner
Phone: 1-800-370-3487 (gift shop for individual copies)
Pages: 12 books & guides, etc.
Grade level: K-5; 6-8.
Watershed/Region: State Wide.
Format of Materials: Readings; Teacher's Study Guide; Audio-Visual.
Time Period: Contemporary/Future.
Subject: Arts; Geography; History; Language; Social Studies.
Also, see: Children's Museum