Children’s author, Sufiya Ahmed, explores stories from Britain’s past that help create a more inclusive classroom.
Top picture books showcasing powerful and celebratory stories about Black girls and women picked by Janet Noble, Primary School Librarian at Tower Hamlets.
Exploring real-life heroes is a great way of combining the children’s interest in superheroes to spark their curiosity about ordinary people.
How picture books help children learn about E-safety by Head of Tower Hamlets Library Service, Gillian Harris, MBE.
Recommended picture books about children with disabilities, chosen by Sylvia Cummins.
Alternative versions of fairy tales can help children understand how the stories came to be told, how they are passed down through generations and how they change over time.