Teaching peace to kids is pretty broad. How do we hone in on what is more tangible, more practical? Well, we start with talking about the concept or idea of peace and we go into examples that children can relate to easily. Peace books for children are wonderful because they do the thinking for us.
We can gathered this list of suggested books and read one per night before bed so they can spark conversations about peace and they can help children understand peace better and more easily.
Teach Kids about Peace
In our peace conversations with our children, we can come up with a list on how kids can promote peace in their homes, in their neighborhoods, their circle of friends, city and world! Isn’t that a beautiful thought? Below, you will find a beautiful and inspirational list of peace books for children that they will love. I hope you enjoyed them when you read them together.
Peace Books for Children
The Peace Tree from Hiroshima: The Little BonsaiKeeping the Peace: The Kids’ Book of PeacemakingCan You Say Peace?The Peace BookSaint Francis of Assisi: Messenger of PeaceAmazing Peace: A Christmas PoemPeace Week in Miss Fox’s ClassThe Peace StickWhat Does Peace Feel Like?Peace is an OfferingPeaceThe Story of FerdinandJubilee!: One Man’s Big, Bold, and Very, VeryPeace, Love & Surf – Kids Coloring BookLet There Be Peace on Earth: And LetFive Minutes’ Peace
Peace Education for Children
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