Empathy Book List & Resources

Empathy Book List

Empathy Book List & Resources

Children learn from the actions of adults around them and teaching empathy is one of our most important responsibilities. They need a good understanding of empathy and open-mindedness to counteract negativity in the world. Make sure children in your care have opportunities to discuss the consequences of their actions. Help them imagine other people’s feelings during intolerant or difficult situations, supporting them to be reflective and open-minded. The picture books in the empathy book list are wonderful tools to promote empathy and compassion. Use them to start discussions on what it means to be caring, thoughtful and respectful to others.

Empathy Book List

Cause & effect opt-in

Further Reading

*Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. When you click them and then make a purchase I receive a small commission at no additional cost to you. Thanks for supporting my work in this way

Resources

These resources relate to the book, author and illustrator. The number of resources varies subject to subject. Please check they are appropriate for your specific needs before using them with children. If you have any suggestions please get in touch!

General Information
Talking Trees: Empathy
 
Educational Articles and Lesson Plans
Kids Health in the Classroom: Empathy Teacher’s Guide
Teaching Tolerance: Understanding Empathy

Related Posts

Some people think only intellect counts: knowing how to solve problems, knowing how to get by, knowing how to identify an advantage and seize it. But the functions of intellect are insufficient without courage, love, friendship, compassion, and empathy.

Dean Kootz

More Books to Explore

The Children’s Library Lady has over 300 picture books on large variety of topics. You will find specific book, author and illustrator information, as well as resources. You can also browse themed books lists and explore all the books on the website. Click on the book covers below to start exploring what the website has to offer.

Like this post? Pin it & share the love!

Empathy Book List

Africa Book List Africa Book List Africa Book List Africa Book List Africa Book List 

Hits: 1903

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.