Asian American Pacific Islander Month

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Month: Celebrate with your students!


Here are Lessons and Resources put together by the PAT AAPI Month Committee 



Here are AAPI Read Alouds put together by the AAPI Committee




Beyoung reads Bee-bim Bop!

by Linda Sue Park


Audrienne reads Cora Cooks Pancit

by Dorina K. Lazo Gilmore

Michael reads How To Solve A Problem,

by Ashima Shiraishi

Sarah reads The Name Jar,

by Yangsook Choi

Tiffany reads The Bracelet,

by Yoshiko Uchida

Karen reads Sky High:

The True Story of Maggie Gee,

by Marissa Moss               


See the whole playlist on our PAT YouTube page.



Are you a PAT member? Do you identify as AAPI? Then you are invited!

When: Thursday, May 26, 2022 (4:30-6:30 PM)

Where: Cully Central, a Lao Beer Garden/Restaurant (4579 NE Cully Blvd, Portland, OR 97218)

Hosted by: Karen Liao (2nd Grade @ Grout) and Michael Solitaria (4th Grade @ Grout)

CLICK HERE to RSVP so we can gauge our group size


Support AAPI- Owned Businesses in Portland

Participate on your own by supporting AAPI-owned businesses through purchases or sharing their products on social media! Share this widely!

List of AAPI-Owned Businesses (Portland, OR Area)



Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon & APANO’s LinkTree

Mercatus Business Directory

Donate to Liberation in Practice (APANO)

Documentaries to watch

Action Items: Standing in Solidarity with AAPI

Free Bystander Training

PAT Statement Condemning Anti-Asian Violence