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In Japan, Kei plays Freeze Tag, while in Uganda, Daphine likes to jump rope. While the way they play may differ, the shared rhythm of their days—and this one world we all share—unites them.
This genuine exchange provides a window into traditions that may be different from our own as well as mirrors reflecting our common experiences. Inspired by his own travels, Matt Lamonthe transports readers across the globe and back with this luminous and thoughtful picture book.
- Perfect for kids learning about new cultures and customs
- Educates children on the importance of similarities and differences
- Gives kids a unique look into the lives of others across the globe
If you enjoyed Carson Ellis’ Home, you’re sure to enjoy the window into the world provided by This is How We Do It.
This children’s picture book is ideal for parents or teachers looking for the following:
- World Book for Kids
- Travel Book for Kids
- Beginning Reading Books
- Cultures for Kids Books
- Families Around the World Books.
From the Publisher
One Day in the Lives of Seven Kids from Around the World
This Is How We Do It
One day in the lives of seven kids from around the world: Peru, Italy, Russia, Uganda, Iran, India, and Japan.
This is how I go to school.
This is what I eat for breakfast.
This is how I play.
About the Author
Matt Lamothe is one third of the award-winning design company Also as well as the coauthor of The Exquisite Book, The Where, the Why, and the How, and The Who, the What, and the When, and This Is How We Do It. He lives in Chicago.
Accolades and Praise for This Is How We Do It:
A 2017 Booklist Editors’ Choice Best Book of the Year
2017 Amazon Best Book of the Year
A 2017 Parents’ Choice Award Winner
A Junior Library Guild Selection
This activity book invites users to document their lives alongside 59 real kids. Complete with stickers, postcards, and a fold-out map, this activity book gets kids writing, drawing, and learning about cultures and countries other than their own.