When we think of early intervention, we almost always think of helping students with special needs. However intervention is also necessary to quell any negative thoughts about who we are, what we look like, and our importance in society. Books are an excellent avenue to reinforce positive thoughts and affirmations with our children. Through repetition and supporting illustrations, we can teach our children very early on how awesome it is to simply be ME
Princess Truly is strong and confident, beautiful and brave, bright and brilliant. She can do anything she sets her mind to...I can fly to the moon. And dance on the stars.I can tame wild lions...And race fast cars.Brimming with warmth and color, Princess Truly's rhythmic rhyming adventures are a celebration of individuality, girl power, and diversity. Her heartfelt story is a reminder to young girls everywhere that they can achieve anything if they put their minds to it...and dream big!
Just savor these bouquets of babies--cocoa-brown, cinnamon, peaches and cream. As they grow, their clever skin does too, enjoying hugs and tickles, protecting them inside and out, and making them one of a kind. Fran Manushkin's writing and Lauren Tobia's illustrations paint a breezy and irresistible picture of the human family--and how wonderful it is to be just who you are.
TWO great books on loving yourself just as you are. With real-life photos of children and families on the cover, this can be an excellent relatable moment for kids everywhere.