Help children develop the attitudes and skills of courage and assertiveness in order to make wise choices and work through challenges. Children learn to do what they think is right and be brave, even if itas hard. They learn to distinguish between expectations set by trusted adults and hurtful, wrong, or dangerous things adults or children might pressure them to do. The book also highlights trying new things, taking reasonable risks, and speaking up. Being the Best Me Series: From the author of the popular Learning to Get AlongAr books comes a one-of-a-kind character-development series. Each book focuses on specific attitude or character traitsasuch as optimism, courage, resilience, imagination, personal power, decision-making, and work ethics. Also included are discussion questions, games, activities, and additional information adults can use to reinforce the concepts children are learning. Filled with diversity, these read-aloud books will be welcome in school, home, and childcare settings.Pictures. Directions: Discuss situations from the book and everyday fears that children might share. Have children think of something they are afraid of ... Then make a single group collage or have groups of three or four children make collages.
|Author||:||Cheri J. Meiners, Elizabeth Allen|
|Publisher||:||Free Spirit Publishing - 2014-05-27|