Item description for A Culture of Respect by Jawanza Kunjufu & Harold Carr...
Overview Illustrates the bad things that can occur when people do not respect one another and the good things that happen in a culture of respect, and demonstrates the kinds of words and attitude respectful people have and use.
Providing useful definitions of respect in terms that are easily understood by youngsters, this picture book expresses the importance of valuing adults and classmates alike. Combining cheerful illustrations with simple language, this useful guide explains the basics of respectful behavior to young children. It emphasizes the value of a climate of mutual respect among teachers and classmates and the immediate and long-term benefits to students who practice these behaviors—from special privileges within the classroom, to achieving future sucess in life. Focusing on the specific needs of African American school children, this helpful resource is a perfect tool for teachers who wish to foster a sense of courtesy, allowing for a calmer, more focused classroom.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.25" Width: 9.75" Height: 11.25" Weight: 0.3 lbs.
Release Date Mar 31, 2007
Publisher African American Images
ISBN 1934155063 ISBN13 9781934155066
Availability 4 units. Availability accurate as of Jan 17, 2017 02:09.
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More About Jawanza Kunjufu & Harold Carr
Dr. Jawanza Kunjufu has been an educational consultant to school districts for more than 30 yearsand is the author of "Black Students, Middle Class Teachers, Countering the Conspiracy to Destroy Black Boys, "and "Keeping Black Boys Out of Special Education."He lives in Chicago."
Jawanza Kunjufu currently resides in Chicago, in the state of Illinois. Jawanza Kunjufu was born in 1942.
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A culture of Respect Jun 20, 2008
EXCELLENT! Colorful, well-written and my children loved it. I also allowed my 6 year old to take it to school for his teacher to read to the class andshe loved it as well as the children. I amvery pleased with this book.