Russian Books for Children

Collection of Book Covers relating to Russian language and culture

Learning about Russia is a topic near and dear to my families heart.  My husband is a Russian American and we believe strongly in raising globally aware children who are knowledgeable about the world.  There are many ideas about how to start introducing different places and cultures to your children.  I tend to start with what I know, then branch out to the cultures and heritages of our family, friends, classmates, and neighbors.


 Although there are many ways to teach about a culture, reading books is a great way to introduce your children to our global word.  Books are relatively inexpensive, many times being able to rent for free from the library!  Here is the collection of Russian Books that I would want to have in my dream library!

I've linked each of these up to our Amazon Affiliate account just in case you decide you want to purchase one. We could receive a small portion of the sale in return to help support The Educators Spin On It.  All Opinions are written on my own.  

Russian Themed Picture Books for Children:


 


Non-Fiction Books about Russia for Children


  

Books to Teach the Russian Language


   


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13 comments:

Amber Hamilton said...

Amanda, I posted this on facebook. What a great resource! Thanks so much for sharing.

Tanja Bauerle said...

What a great post! Thank you for taking the time to put this together. There are so many wonderful book about other cultures that are often hard to find. Thank you for posting. T.

Lynn said...

Great list...and so timely with the Sochi Olympics.

Jacqueline Bryant Campbell said...

This is a great resource. Thanks for posting it.

Beverley Baird said...

Such a great resource - for teachers and parents alike.

Amanda Boyarshinov said...

THANK YOU Amber for sharing and your sweet words!

Amanda Boyarshinov said...

Agreed Tanja! My kids are always clamoring for more books about Russia and they are limited in number.

Amanda Boyarshinov said...

And hopefully librarians too =)

Amanda Boyarshinov said...

Yes Lynn, I blog randomly about Russia and the Russian language, but Multicultural Book Day and the Olympics spurred this post!

Amanda Boyarshinov said...

Awe =) Thank you Jacqueline!

SN Taylor said...

I hope you don't mind me sharing on my facebook page. I love to promote books that are diverse and show other cultures and heritages. Thank you for sharing your list

Galina Nikitina said...

Your book selection is great! I totally agree that reading books is one of the best ways children can learn about the world. I raise my children trilingual (Russian, Italian & English) and I see how much they like to read books written by international authors. We learn how people live/ lived in Russia, Holland, Sweden, Italy...

Growing Book by Book said...

What a wonderful resource and so timely!

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