Little Chester Raccoon, the beloved character who has helped so many children with issues in their lives, learns the meaning of bravery and a method for overcoming his fears in this new Audrey Penn title. After sharing the story of a little bird who is afraid to have flying lessons in front of his friends, Mrs. Raccoon tells Chester that being brave doesn’t mean being unafraid; being brave means not letting that fear stop him. Mrs. Raccoon teaches Chester an important strategy: Think-Tell-Do. When he thinks he is afraid, he tells himself he can do it, and then he just does it. Of course, getting a Kissing Hand helps a little too. This simple strategy can be helpful to children in many different situations.
SKU: 9781933718798 Category: Socio-Emotional Learning Tags: 9781933718798, animals, brave, chester raccoon, conflict, conflict management, coping, coping strategies, fear, fears, forest animals, friends, group west, overcoming fears, perseverence, raccoon, resilience, Social Themes, tanglewood