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Amazing Kids of Character: Portraits of Perseverance
1:44 video – Kids talk about what perserverance means
Because of Winn Dixie by Kate Di Camillo
Main character, young lady, Opal, and her father, a preacher, move to Naomi, Florida. Opal goes into the Winn-Dixie supermarket and adopts a dog who is the most compassionate creature she’s ever met. Throughout the story, Winn-Dixie and Opal change the people in her small town into empathetic listeners and loving people.
Become an Empathetic Person
3:45 video – Learn the difference between empathy and sympathy and how you and your kids can become more empathetic.
Belle Teal by Ann M. Martin
Belle Teal Harper is going into 5th grade, and she is very excited for this school year. There are two new kids in her class, and she becomes great friends with one of them, Darryl. The book deals with many difficult aspects of growing up; Belle Teal encounters racism, death, abuse, bullying, and other harsh realities of adulthood, forcing her and other characters to learn acceptance.
Better Nate than Ever by Tim Federle