Author: Peter Spier
Illustrator: Peter Spier
Grade Level: K-5
Summary: The book People by Peter Spier helps explain difference between people by starting with physical attributes than moving more towards cultures, countries, activities, etc.
Element 2: This book fits into Element 2 because it will help students to build a respect and understanding for differences. They will be able to relate as well as learn the core meaning of diversity.
Activity: In a classroom, the teacher can use this book to introduce a lesson on cultural diversity. The teacher can read the students the book emphasizing what he/she feels necessary. From there the students can be asked to complete a visual project or small group activity that can include their on culture or a culture they would like to become familiar with.