Literature Theme: Nonfiction: Tolerance
These sites are about tolerance. Find out which nonfiction books deal with tolerance. There are also classroom activities and a case study that have a tolerance theme. Includes eThemes resource on Literature Themes: Bullying.
Tell Them We Remember: Selected Literature for Children and Teens about the Holocaust and World War II
An annotated bibliography dealing with the events during World War II for children and teens.
Museum of Tolerance: Teacher Resources
This site gives lesson plans and resources for teachers based on the museum exhibits in Los Angeles, CA.
Tolerance: The Fifth Core Strength
Tips for promoting tolerance in students.
eThemes Resources: Literature: "The Diary of Anne Frank"
These sites focus on Anne Frank and her famous diary. Learn more about her life story, her family, friends, and the secret annex where she hid during World War II. There are also many historic photos, online quizzes, lesson plans, and suggested activities. Includes a link to an eThemes Resource on the Holocaust.
Use Literature to Teach Tolerance
This page has a list of children's books, both fiction and nonfiction, about tolerance. Note: This site includes ads.
Recommended activities for the classroom for teaching tolerance.
Cynthia Leitich Smith: Violence/Tolerance
Here are books related to violence and tolerance by Cynthia Leitich Smith. Includes true stories and fictions.
National Geographic: A More Perfect Union
Read a story and explore an exhibit of Japanese Americans who faced racial prejudice and fear upset the delicate balance between the rights of the citizen and the power of the state. Includes reflections from students, photographs, and classroom activities.
Holocaust: What Do You Know?
This page provides a lesson plan and activities for discussion of Holocaust literature. Note: This site includes ads.
eThemes Resource: Literature Themes: Bullying
These sites are about bullies and includes tips on how to deal with them. There are lists of recommended children's books that have a bullying theme, a printable pledge against bullying, and an animated movie. Includes eThemes Resources on several books with this theme.
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