FAIR IS FAIR (Episode P121b)

Emily Elizabeth and Nina volunteer to read to kids at the book fair, but problems arise when their replacements -- Shun and Evan -- don't show up in time.

Clifford's Idea to Grow On: Be ResponsibleClifford's Ideas to Grow On: Be Responsible

Objective:
Children need stimulus to grow their imagination. By providing fun and inspiring motivation, children can gain a better understanding of their own potential to be creative. The following activities nurture:

  • critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • art appreciation and performance skills
  • language and literacy skills

Follow Your CrayonFollow Your Crayon!

Read Harold and the Purple Crayon by Crockett Johnson (Harper Collins Juvenile Books). Inspire your child to follow his own colored crayon, just like Harold, by expressing his thoughts through a personal journey of imagination. Wonderful, simple, fun!

Acting ResponsibleActing Responsible!

With a Group:

After reading Miss Nelson is Missing! by Harry G. Allard (Houghton Mifflin Company), encourage children to role-play the children's actions in the story while you read it again and again! Then discuss why following rules in a group setting is important and responsible!

Pet SavvyPet Savvy!

With a Group:

Discover how to become more responsible in caring for a pet with these ideas:

  • Visit your local veterinarian office
  • Invite pet owners to demonstrate how they care for their own pet companion
  • Discover books about pet care at your local library and bookstore
  • Tour local animal shelter facility

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