Harmony and Understanding is a nonfiction series that fosters understanding, inclusion, tolerance and respect for the multicultural experience. The series consists of six strands that focus on the multicultural experience. Within each strand there are nonfiction Student Books, one Big Book and one Teaching Guide. Each strand promotes the values of: Understanding; Tolerance; Respect; Care; Inclusion; Responsibility; Freedom; A Fair Go For All.
Fosters understanding and respect for the many diverse cultures that contribute to today's societies
Helps promote respect and harmony between different cultural groups in our multicultural society
Has an underlying message that racism in any form is unacceptable
Is underpinned by a strong Values Framework
Suitable for independent reading, guided reading and library reference