Jena Ball, the author of the children’s CritterKin Book Series, is taking the way kids read and interact with her stories and characters to a whole new level. As part of the “CritterKin Be Kind” project, Ball has been working with 43 third graders from Bellevue Elementary School’s summer reading program, not only fostering literacy in children, but also imagination by taking her books and turning the themes into tangible expressions of kindness called the “CritterKin Kindness Quilt.”
During the three week program, Ball has helped these children to experience, learn about, and use kindness. Not only did the kids have read an entire book
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To learn more about the book, Lead With Your Heart, that inspired the program and the play, please visit the CritterKin books page.
Meg Crawford writes for the Lulu Blog – Archived