Brief Annotation: This book is consisted with pictures of the Hmong story cloth made by the Hmong about their culture, history, and their way of living life.
Grade Level: 4-6
Readers who will like this: Children who likes to learn about other cultures.
Rating/ Response: 4 – The text in this book is a little lengthy but it allows the audience to get a little taste of who the Hmong people are and where they came from.
One question you would ask before a read aloud: How do you tell stories? By drawing? Orally?
Reading Strategy: Making Connections
Rationale for Strategy: Students can show their peers how they or their family tell stories. Many cultures have different techniques of telling stories and maybe share one of their personal favorites.
Posted by: Lisa Lor