Here is a list of my 10 favorite books from Just Different Series!
A read outloud any classroom book for ages 5-12. Encourages empathy and understanding. This book is meant to encourage "typically developing" children to accept other children with special abilitis. Share this one!
Harry Is Okay!
From the Just Different Series, this book is geared for a younger audience. Harry is a fish, just like other fish, but, he stutters. Encourages acceptance and understanding. Must read outloud! Ages 2-4 preschoo & homeschool.
My Brother Riley
Just Different Series: About a young teen who has a sibling with special abilities. What her daily life is like. Encourage support and understanding.
Ages geared for 9-15.
Autism? No, What is it really?
Here's the book you have been waiting for if you have a loved with one special abilities and someone just "isn't getting it." An eye opener that special abilities is okay and working together is the best way to help!
Could you repeat that? C.A.P.D.
So many people have central auditory processing disorder and are never diagnosed. A young boy has been diagnosed with it and even his teachers don't fully understand all that entails of this disorder. A great read.
The "B" Words - a book about bullying
A great book for teachers to read to class about what defines "bullying" and what is not bullying but maybe just not being a good choice. Great book to start conversations with your class and get them onboard!
A cute light hearted book about what parent's think is being responsible and what a child's perspective is on resposible.
I can't sleep at night...I'm scared.
This is from the "Just Me" series, a division of the Just Different Series. Just Me, is a Christian Based series. This book is about a child who is too scared to sleep at night and is forgetting who is always with him.
On Papa's Lap
From the "Just Me" Series, A Christian based book on grieving. A child's persepective on the death of his favorite person, his Papa.
A helpful book to help children understand anxiety and strategie to help calm down.