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Racism: Children & Parents: History of Race in America

print, online and video resources for discussing racism and white supremacy culture; dismantling racism; and raising compassionate, loving children

Welcome

Welcome to The Ministry Lab's curated list of resources for Talking with Children about the History of Racism and White Supremacy in America. Here you'll find:

  • Children's books suitable for sharing online or in person

If you don't find a resource to fit your need, don't hesitate to consult with The Ministry Lab's director, Emily Meyer, who is happy to assist you.

Books

The 1619 Project: Born on the Water     Dream Big, Little One               Juneteenth for Mazie     Liberty's Civil Rights Road Trip     Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History     Little Legends: Exceptional Men in Black History     Black Is a Rainbow Color     Opening the Road: Victor Hugo Green and His Green Book     Media of Our Children Can Soar     Run, Little Chaski!     Sing, Aretha, Sing!                    

Book Lists

    Chapter Books to Fuel Social Justice Movements

Doing Good Together encourages families to explore Our [Nation's] Storied History with children to empower all kids with stories that inspire civic engagement and a hunger for justice; includes picture books and books for teens and adults.

Curricula

R-Squared

What Is Critical Race Theory and What Christians Should Know

includes:

  • GCORR REAL TALK video to learn more about Critical Race Theory

  • Critical Race Theory Infographic Series download

  • Christian Voices on Critical Race Theory
  • More Christian Perspectives (additional resources)
  • How White Christians Can Learn from Critical Race Theory

Websites

NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY & CULTURE / THE SMITHSONIAN: TALKING ABOUT RACE