Growing a garden and sharing the harvest helped me grow kind. How do you grow kind?
Kiko loves growing fruit, vegetables, and flowers in her garden. Kiko doesn’t just grow plants, she grows and shares kindness! Sharing what she has grown helps others and Kiko feel good.
Hear Magination Press author, Jon Lasser, PhD, read Grow Kind aloud!
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Kiko grows and cultivates her garden, harvesting and sharing the fruits and veggies with her friends, neighbors, and family. This delightful tale serves as a metaphor of nurturing relationships and community, while sharing kindness with others.
Grow Kind is a gentle narrative based on positive psychology and choice theory, essentially about cultivating kindness.
My name is Kiko. I’m a gardener. I grow happy. Let me show you how. Kiko shows the reader how she grows happiness: by making good choices, taking care of her body and mind, paying attention to her feelings, problem solving, and spending time with family and friends. Kids will learn that they can play a pivotal role in creating their own happiness, just like Kiko. A Note to Parents and Other Caregivers provides more strategies for helping children learn how to grow happiness.
My name is Kiko. I’m a happy camper! I can grow grateful, too. Let me show you how. Grow Grateful is based in part on an idea called “theory of mind,” the ability to take the perspective of others into account. Most children begin to recognize around age 4-5 that everyone has their own thoughts, feelings, and perspective. Once our capacity to think about these things emerges, we have the ability to feel and express gratitude. Note to Parents by authors.