- ITEM #: 5983
- Dimensions: 6 7/8" x 9 5/8"
- ISBN: 978-1-59826-768-6
- Weight: 1.3060 lbs
- Binding: Hard Cover / 202 pages
- Published by: Feldheim Publishers
This collection of true stories written by children is well written and engaging. It presents situations in which children face dilemmas that need to be solved speedily. These kids face real emergencies and it is their sense of values and experience that inform the actions they choose to take. This book could be a useful tool to spark discussions of various mitzvot and values in the classroom. It could be used as either a trigger or as a summation device. For example, “Until 120” is about a young girl who goes to visit an elderly woman in a nearby nursing home and how her difficult first visit turns into a life-changing experience for both the girl and the woman. The story takes into consideration many details in a clear and exciting way. In the right setting, this book could lead to in-depth, serious discussions and allow students to see value in their own experiences. Recommended for both classroom and library collections.