November 30, 2012

Gift Idea - Books of Responsibility + a 6 Book Set Giveaway

Kik is hard to buy for right now, as her reading level is quite advanced for her age but she still needs age appropriate material.

Gift Idea - Books of Responsibility



About - Students establish a rich foundation for social-emotional development, habits of good character, and a strong feeling of connection to their school with this appealing series. Packed with positive messages and vibrant images, this 16-title series features more than 60 stories from around the world. Students’ appreciation for our world’s many cultures will deepen as they relate to and learn from memorable characters, authentic storylines, and significant lessons. To accommodate the different reading styles and needs in the classroom, the series is conveniently available in hardbound for independent or guided reading or in a lap book size for read aloud, collaborative, or modeled reading.

These books are fun as they take short stories from different cultures, and incorporate them into one book to teach a certain lesson or portray a certain theme.  For example, the stories of courage book features the following stories
  • The Brave Mice (Greece)
  • The Honest Thumb ( Yoruba of Nigeria)
  • The Elephant and the Ant ( India)
  • The Great White Condor ( Bolivia: Aymaran Indians)
Together all of the stories teach readers about the importance of courage in facing life's difficulties.

To Buy -  There are 16 books available in the series, each featuring valuable lessons and fun cultural stories.  The Books of Responsibility retail for 9.95 each and can be purchased online at YoungPeoplesPress.com.

To Win -  They are giving a 6 Book Set to one of you.  Open to US - No PO Boxes

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24 comments:

Carrie Phelps said...

I love the books! One title is Stories of Forgiveness.

maggie said...

Nice books!! I love them!!! I would love stories of sharing!!

Miranda Gonzalez said...

Stories of Hard Work. These books would make an AWESOME addition to our homeschool library.

Shay said...

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Stories of Kindness. These sound like wonderful books with a great message :)

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Terra H. said...

Stories of Wisdom
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Teresa Young said...

Stories of Respect

ReggieMann said...

Stories of Patience

Kimberly said...

Stories of Cooperation

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Kristen said...

One is Stories of Wisdom.

8KidzForMe said...

Stories of Courage

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Dana said...

Stories of Patience

Jessamine Dungo said...

I like the stories of helpfulness :)

Megan Parsons said...

I like the Stories of Forgiveness

King J's Queen said...

I like Stories of Respect.

michelle gilliland mcafee said...

I like Stories of Cooperation.

golden storm said...

i like the one titled stories of fairness

heather abbe said...

I like the Stories of Hardwork.

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Charlene S said...

Stories of Patience

cassandra said...

Stories of Wisdom.
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Nichole Bentley said...

Stories of Sharing :)
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Kristen said...

One title is Stories of Wisdom.

Tylerpants said...

Stories of Helpfulness sounds nice. tylerpants(at)gmail.com

MomLovesDeals said...

Stories of Fairness looks good!

Dianna said...

The story of Loyalty-- awesome hu?