A Lot or a Little?
What you will—and won't—find in this website.
Learning about different cultures can increase kids' respect for others.
Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that this site is purely educational and is a good resource for school projects related to multiculturalism.
Is It Any Good?
Multicultural Education Through Miniatures is a delightful
approach to teaching kids about the ways of people near and far. The high-quality
photos of the dolls has the effect of personalizing each culture, making its "stats"
relatable and memorable. This unique concept delivers a wealth of information and
lets students easily find whatever region they are interested in. Kids may be
especially drawn to the games, which expand the offerings for each doll to
include a country's music, animals, clothing, dance, and other unique
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