Barefoot Books Global Kids Activity Deck
Super popular deck format back with latest! Mindful Kids meets Children of the World. 50 activities in 5 categories (play, create, eat, celebrate, and help out) develop global mindset in kids 5+ while they have fun. Discover Global Kids, your new favorite tool for raising global citizens both inside and beyond the classroom! Developed by global education expert Homa Tavangar and the creators of Barefoot Books’ bestselling Mindful Kids deck, Global Kids includes 50+ hands-on activities divided into 5 categories to teach children about crafts, food, games, festivals and ways of helping others around the world. Bright artwork by Sophie Fatus, illustrator of the bestselling Yoga Pretzels deck, make the steps on each card easy to follow. With its sturdy and flexible deck format, Global Kids offers educators, librarians, parents and caregivers alike an interactive, powerful resource for raising the next generation of global citizens. 50 CARDS + 8PP INSTRUCTION BOOKLET Written by Homa Sabet Tavangar and Illustrated by Sophie Fatus For ages 5+ INTERACTIVE LEARNING AT YOUR FINGERTIPS: The activity card deck is divided into 5 sections for ease of use — “create, “eat,” “play,” “celebrate,” and “help out” — each providing hands-on activities with easy-to-follow steps to reinforce learning both inside and outside the classroom. The activities require only inexpensive materials that are often found around the home or classroom. No technology is required, making the cards even more flexible and versatile. Homa Sabet Tavangar is the author of widely-acclaimed Growing Up Global: Raising Children to Be At Home in the World, lead author of The Global Education Toolkit for Elementary Learners), contributor to Mastering Global Literacy, Heidi Hayes-Jacobs, ed. and the 3-book Take-Action Guide to World-Class Learners series with Professor Yong Zhao on educating creative, entrepreneurial “World Class Learners.” Growing Up Global has been hailed by international education and business leaders and media ranging from Dr. Jane Goodall to the BBC, NPR, NBC, ABC, Washington Post.com, Chicago Tribune and Sun-Times, Boston Globe, PBS, Scholastic, Parents Magazine, Rodale, and many more. It has been a best-seller in Parenting, Education, and Globalization categories, introducing a wide audience to the possibilities of raising and educating global citizens. Homa’s ability to translate culture, diversity and inclusion, innovation and globalization trends, and breakthroughs in academic and social-emotional learning has sparked initiatives to help audiences from CEOs to teachers and K-12 to graduate students learn and thrive in a global context – and have fun along the way. Homa works actively with K-12 schools and universities to build global, racial and cultural competence, through holistic programs engaging teachers, leaders, parents and students, as well as by offering keynotes, workshops, coaching and professional development across the life cycle of learners. She is a founder of the Oneness Lab, which assists individuals from a range of organizations to practice authentic respect, creativity, collaboration, innovation, and authentic care for oneself and one another, to go deeper than diversity.