It’s Okay to Make Mistakes

It’s Okay to Make Mistakes

by Todd Parr

Just as the title suggests, this easy picture book teaches readers that mistakes are okay; in fact, they are points of learning!  Todd Parr gives various examples of mistakes that kids are likely to make.  Then he shows a resolution on how that mistake is okay, or even better than okay.

For example: It’s okay to change your mind.  (Shows an elephant afraid to dive off the high dive). Everyone is ready at a different time.

Example #2: It’s okay to be shy.  Being quiet can make you a good listener.

While teaching a great social skill of being okay making mistakes, this book would also be a great addition to a cause and effect lesson.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: