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Bring Me A Rock!

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  Bring Me A Rock! by Daniel Miyares A very bossy and self-important grasshopper king wants a throne of rocks. He therefore commands his subjects to build one for him. The littlest bug carried the biggest pebble he could, but is told it will never do and isn’t good enough. All the other bugs bring rocks and they are piled high so the king feels very superior to all.  However, things don’t go as planned and when the tower of rocks begins to topple the tiny bug places his pebble in exactly the right spot to save the day. When the king rewards him with whatever he wants the dinkiest of them all makes a decision and now everyone feels...

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Don't Rescue Kids From Mistakes, Instead...

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The good side of getting things wrong is that it enhances rather than detracts from learning. It’s how we challenge our children to learn to do things differently. Learning from mistakes helps develop wisdom and good judgment.

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