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Let's Talk about It: Extraordinary Friends…

Let's Talk about It: Extraordinary Friends (Mr. Rogers)

by Fred Rogers

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In this book Fred Rogers explores six friends who are very close, and explores the challenges as well as unique abilities of someone living in a wheelchair.

ages 3-5
source pierce college library
  Amyrood | Nov 29, 2017 |
In this story, there are a group of friends who play together but not everyone is the same. It teaches children about how someone who has special needs is still like you, but needs help in different ways.

Ages: 4-8
Source: Pierce County Library
  JayDani | Nov 29, 2017 |
Mr. Rogers takes his readers through ways to understand differences and similarities between people at school. It helps children recognize the good in people around them, even when they are different.
Age: 3-8 years
Source: Pierce County Library System
  chelseashowalter | Nov 26, 2017 |
This book shares the story of how three sets of friends met and the types of things they like to do together. Three of the six friends have some sort of special need.

Ages 4-6
pierce County Library
  Galileogst | Nov 24, 2017 |
This book is about children may be curious about children with exceptionalities and reminds them that everyone is different and special. It encourages children to build relationships with people who are different from them. ( )
  NanToure | Nov 20, 2017 |
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How do you get to know someone in a wheelchair? Sometimes it's hard to know where to begin. In his characteristically wise and gentle way, Mister Rogers challenges the stereotypes that often plague children with special needs and celebrates six children who are extraordinary friends.

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Focuses on people who are different, who might use equipment such as wheelchairs or special computers, who are more like you than you might think, and suggests ways to interact with them.

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