Episode 2: Fear!
Fear is an unpleasant feeling about someone or something you think could be dangerous or painful. When you have fear you are afraid or scared. Everyone is afraid of something! What’s your biggest fear?
Old Book: Scaredy Squirrel at Night by Melanie Watt, 2009
Scaredy Squirrel is too afraid to sleep at night with all the noises and shadows. He tries to stay awake forever, but eventually he just can’t stay awake anymore. What will happen when Scaredy finally falls asleep?
New Book: Miss Hazeltine’s Home for Shy and Fearful Cats by Alicia Potter, 2015
Miss Hazeltine cares for cats who are shy and full of fear by teaching them how to be courageous and unafraid. The most shy cat, Crumb, is challenged to find his inner courage in the face of trouble.
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Picture Book Recommendations:
Mr. Jeff Tome, Senior Naturalist from the Audubon Community Nature Center in Jamestown, NY. Biggest fears: heights and large groups of rats