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Early Years Self-Esteem Pack

$114.95 inc GST $104.50 ex GST

By building confidence and self-esteem in the early years children will develop, grow and thrive. Educators play an important role in safeguarding the social and emotional development of young children in the first five years of their lives.

This pack shines a light on inner confidence, self-acceptance, and courage for young children.

The Early Years Self-Esteem Pack includes:

Sophie’s Shell

Bee Heartful Spread Loving-Kindness

Lucy’s Light

Why Am I Blue? A Story About Being Yourself

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Product overview

By building confidence and self-esteem in the early years children will develop, grow and thrive. Educators play an important role in safeguarding the social and emotional development of young children in the first five years of their lives.

This pack shines a light on inner confidence, self-acceptance, and courage for young children.

The Early Years Self-Esteem Pack includes:

Sophie’s Shell – Discover a world of lovable creatures in the Once Upon a Garden series. Sophie was always ponders big questions, like Why is the sky blue? Why are raindrops wet? and What are stars made of? But when Sophie starts school, there’s a wobbly feeling in her tummy and she can’t help popping back into her shell. She is left with one big question Why am I so shy? When Sophie meets Stanley, she realizes that she’s not the only one who feels shy. Can she gain the confidence to help a new friend? A heart warming tale about a sensitive snail who overcomes her shyness with a little help from her new friends.

Bee Heartful Spread Loving-Kindness – Readers will rejoice that Bentley the bee is back in this third book in Frank J. Sileo’s award-winning series. When compassionate Bentley sends loving-kindness thoughts to himself and others, he can feel his heart growing: May you be happy. May you be healthy. May you be safe. May you be peaceful. When Willie Wasp steals Bentley’s favorite red scarf, it really stings! Bentley has the whole garden buzzing as he works through the situation. This sweet story shows the power of strong, positive, and loving thoughts. Includes a note from the author with more information about loving-kindness and related meditation, and guidelines for how readers can practice being heartful just like Bentley!

Lucy’s Light – Lucy is a lightning bug and the most talented flyer in the squad. There’s just one problem: she doesn’t light up! When it’s time to learn night flying, Lucy is anxious. She tries everything to get her light to shine but nothing works. Lucy is about to give up when her friends are captured by a nasty toad and his gang, who hatched a plan to brighten up their bog. Does Lucy have what it takes to save her friends? Or is she just an “ordinary” bug after all? Lucy learns that doing a good deed will always make you shine bright!

Why Am I Blue? A Story About Being Yourself – The Blue Frog looked at his reflection in the water and asked, “Why am I blue?” The Green Frog didn’t know. Dandelion had no answer. And Fish? No idea either! Could there be an answer to this question? The Blue Frog is on a quest to find out! Eventually, he comes across a simple but profound explanation. Includes a Note to Parents and Caregivers by Gayle E. Pitman, PhD, that discusses how children experience differences throughout childhood and how adults can guide children toward an understanding and acceptance of their own as well as others’ differences and similarities.