March: Risk-Taker

“We approach uncertainty with forethought and determination; we work independently and cooperatively to explore new ideas and innovative strategies. We are resourceful and resilient in the face of challenges and change.”

Books to Reinforce Risk-Taker

  • Rose Meets Mr. Wintergarten – Bob Graham
  • Number the Stars – Lois Lowry
  • The House that Kojo Built – N.I. Razak-Soyebi
  • Chinese Cinderella and the Secret Dragon Society – Adeline Yen Mah
  • Watch Out for Chicken Feet in Your Soup – Tomie dePaola
  • Sheila Rae, the Brave – Kevin Henkes
  • Brave Irene – William Steig
  • Ira Sleeps Over – Bernard Waber
  • My Brave Year of Firsts: Tries, Sighs, and High Fives – Jamie Lee Curtis
  • Roller Coaster – Maria Frazee
  • A Color of His Own – Leo Lionni
  • I Will Never Eat a Tomato – Lauren Child

February: Caring

Family Presentation – Caring

Books to Reinforce Caring:

  • A Chair for My Mother – Vera B Williams
  • Abdulla’s Butterfly – Janine Fraser
  • Bear – Ellen Miles
  • Beyond the Mango Tree – Amy Browen Zemser
  • Frog and Toad are Friends – Arnold Lobel
  • Have You Filled a Bucket Today – Carol McCloud
  • Kindness – Kimberly Jane Pryor
  • Mrs. Katz and Tush – Patricia Polaco
  • Number the Stars – Lois Lowry
  • Sarah, Plain and Tell – Patricia MacLachlan
  • Somewhere Today: A Book of Peace – Shelley Thomas
  • The Wicked Stepmother Helps Out – Tony Bradman
  • Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge – Mem Fox