Asian-American and Pacific Heritage Month Resources

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Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month is celebrated in May. Use our lessons, printables, and activities to explore the art, food, music, and writing of these great cultures. You will find handouts on Asian instruments, references on the history of tea, reading lists for the study of Asian-American history, and plenty of activities for celebrating Chinese New Year. These resources are also great to incorporate across your curriculum for Diversity Awareness Month (October).

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Teacher Discussion Guide

Somewhere Among Reading Group Guide

Introduce students to the literary format of "novel in verse" with this Rea... read more

Teacher Discussion Guide

Bronze and Sunflower Teaching Guide

This teaching guide for Bronze and Sunflower , a newly-revised children's ... read more


Understanding the Chinese Calendar

Introduce the Chinese calendar with a handout, then have students use the c... read more


Asian-Pacific-American History Quiz

During Asian-Pacific-American Heritage month, see what your students know a... read more

Teacher Discussion Guide

The Dragon's Child Reading Guide

Promote classroom discussion about Laurence Yep and Dr. Kathleen S. Yep's T... read more

Literature Guide

Study Guides to Books by Laurence Yep

This literature guide to Laurence Yep's The Serpent's Children, Mountain Li... read more


World War II Japanese Relocation Centers

Learn about the evacuation orders during World War II that resulted in the ... read more


Chinese New Year Dragon Puppet

In this arts and crafts activity, students make their own dragon puppet for... read more


Sun Nin, the Chinese New Year

Teach children about the Chinese New Year celebration with these activities... read more


Sol-Nal, the Korean New Year

Teach children about the Korean New Year celebration with these activities.... read more


Making a Story Cloth

In this arts & crafts activity, children learn about the Hmong culture in S... read more


Making a Fan

In this arts & crafts activity, children create a fan that resembles those ... read more



Teach children about Chinese culture by baking traditional mooncake cookies... read more

Literature Guide

A Step from Heaven

This is the story of a Korean family that immigrates to California in searc... read more

Literature Guide

In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson

This literature guide includes enrichment activities and internet resources... read more


The Art of Feng Shui

Learn about the Asian-American method of well being by the Art of Feng Shui... read more

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