Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Tom and Sofia Start School

Authors/Editors

Barkow, Henriette
Lamont, Priscilla

Publisher(s)

London, England: Mantra Publishing

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2006, 32 pages

Description of Resource

This children's book goes through a school day through the eyes of two young children - including circle time, art, snack, bathroom, lunch, recess, games, and clean up. The illustrations are diverse and include Muslim and Jewish students as well as those with disabilities. Some of the English words used are British (such as "Mum"), but is otherwise appropriate for students in the U.S. Ages: 4-8.

Languages

Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, English, Farsi, French, German, Greek, Gujarati, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Kurdish, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Turkish, Urdu, Vietnamese

Availability

This resource may be free from your local library or purchased from the publisher.