Quick Lesson Ideas with IDPBC Picture Books: Orejas de Mariposa / Butterfly Ears

The children in the pictures of a book Orejas de Mariposa / Butterfly Ears from IDPBC Catalogue are very different from one another, which invite parents and teachers to discuss exclusion in a wider manner. You can do read aloud for children or show them the video and talk about many kinds of differences (physical, social, ethnic, economic, …).

The book partially online, with suggestions of activities: pp.266-275.

Suggestions for discussion about the story, text and pictures (in Portuguese).

A book made by grade 2 children about how other “negative” characteristics of the little girl Mara, the main character, imagined by them, could be changed into good things.