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All the Colors We Are: The Story of How We Get Our Skin Color / Todos Los Colores de Nuestra Piel: La Historia de por que tenemos diferentes colores de piel

Title

All the Colors We Are: The Story of How We Get Our Skin Color / Todos Los Colores de Nuestra Piel: La Historia de por que tenemos diferentes colores de piel

Authors

Katie Kissinger

Illustrator

Wernher Krutein

Publisher

Redleaf Press

Publication Year

2014

ISBN

9781605540795

Pages

32 pages

Genre

nonfiction

Format

picture book

Item Type

Nonfiction

Annotation

Explains, in simple terms, the reasons for skin color, how it is determined by heredity, and how various environmental factors affect it.

Grade Level

PK-1

Lexile Measure

AD840L

Topic

Racial Diversity; Biracial; Multiracial; biracial children; skin color; different races; multiracial community

Main Character

multiple

Race/Ethnicities

multiple

Family Formation

multiple

Awards

The de Grummond Children's Literature Collection

Keywords

human skin color; race; sun; melanin; ancestors; science; bilingual (English/Spanish)

Diversity Impact

indirect

All the Colors We Are: The Story of How We Get Our Skin Color / Todos Los Colores de Nuestra Piel: La Historia de por que tenemos diferentes colores de piel

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