CLC is beginning the Black History Month celebration by highlighting 5 books for teaching young children about Black history!

1. “Sulwe” by Lupita Nyong’o
2. “Thank You, Omu!” by Oge Mora
3. “Rosa” by Nikki Giovanni
4. “Hair Love” by Matthew A. Cherry
5. “Hidden Figures” by Margot Lee Shetterly
To make story time with your child even more educational, try doing a craft afterward that ties into the story. For more ways to ensure an engaging storytime with your child, click here for tips from the Instructional Coordinators with Stamford Public Schools at CLC William Pitt.