Proud Rooster, always ignoring everyone's advice, gets into all sorts of trouble. Filling his tummy with green strawberries, falling off a tree while showing off, and skating on thin ice after being warned, nearly do him in. But his hard lessons change him forever. Proud Rooster is glad to learn that it is not too late to obey. In this exciting tale, Carl Sommer reveals the importance of humility, obedience to parents, and self-discipline. Grades K-3. Virtues: Humility / Respect for Parents / Self-Discipline Other Virtues: Assertiveness, Caring, Citizenship, Civic Virtue, Commitment, Community Service, Compassion, Cooperation, Creativity, Diligence, Generosity, Kindness, Obedience to Parents, Respect for Law, Safety, and trust.
Ignoring other people, Proud Rooster often gets into trouble. Learning some lessons the hard way helps Proud Rooster learn humility, obedience and self-discipline. Well written for young children to understand, this book presents these concepts accompanied by bright and interesting pictures. For the content of the message I would recommend this book. -- Misty Forsman, Awbrey Park Elementary, Eugene SD, for Lane Education Service District