For Kids

Sticks, Stones and That Word: Teaching my son the meaning of the N-word means confronting our family’s racial blind spots – New York Times Article by Victoria Brown

16 ways to help children become thoughtful, informed, and BRAVE about race – Article featured on Embrace Race

Anti-racist Baby  – By Ibram X. Kendi and Illustrated by Ashley Lukashevsky

A Kids Book about Racism – By Jelani Memory – (Best read/listened to with a parent) December 2, 2019 (4 minutes)


CNN-Sesame Street Town Hall on Racism for kids

  • Elmo and his dad, Louie, talk about racism and protesting 02:31

  • Mother asks Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms how to explain racism to kids 04:03

  • Abby Cadabby shares a personal story 16:16  - First 3 minutes directed to kids; then more discussion directed toward adults.

Naomi O’Brien – Talking to kids about racism; youtube videos:

How I Teach Kids About Racism (Kindergarten and 1st Grade)

(15 minutes) December 10, 2019


Talking to My 4 Year-Old About Racism

  (9 minutes) June 13, 2020