The Importance of Books 

This website so far has discussed many topics, all to do with language development, identity, culture and the ways in which they relate to one another.  The following section will look into the importance of children's literature, as this is a useful tool can foster positive images of self-identity and the identity of others as well as a positive connection to language.                    

  • How does Dina feel about having two mothers? 

  • How might the children in her new kindergarten group react? 

  • How might the educator react to Dina telling her group about how she was conceived?