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Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Cesar Chavez for Kindergartners


This was daughter’s homework book one day this week:
cesar chavez book

Granted, both girls found the book a tad dull, as it is not always as fun reading historical accounts at that age as it is to read books where animals talk and unicorns make appearances, but I was glad they made an age appropriate book on such an important figure in U.S. history. The first two historical figures my older daughter has learned about in kindergarten so far are Dr. Martin Luther King and Cesar Chavez. I’d say that’s a great start! So far, I am very pleased with the Berkeley public school curriculum!

© 2013, Stephanie Meade. All rights reserved.

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Stephanie is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of InCultureParent. She has two Moroccan-American daughters (ages 5 and 6), whom she is raising, together with her husband, bilingual in Arabic and English at home, while also introducing Spanish. After many moves worldwide, she currently lives in Berkeley, California.

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  1. CommentsInCultureParent | What Makes Berkeley Public Schools so Awesome   |  Friday, 13 September 2013 at 11:33 am

    […] The first two historic figures my kindergartner learned about last year were Martin Luther King and Cesar Chavez. I don’t remember learning about Cesar Chavez until college! All the kids also learned this […]

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