I am great and so are you! Together we can make it through. Working hard, helping out: That’s what we are all about!
Baxter the Bunny is the fastest animal in the forest. Danny the Bear is
the best dancer. Baxter and Danny like to run and dance together in the
forest...until Buford Blue Jay comes along. Buford makes up mean names
for all the animals in the forest.
With the help of Queen Beth
of the Bees, Baxter and Danny learn how to start feeling better, and
help the other animals in the forest feel better too. Together, they are
able to stand up to Buford's bullying!
Includes a Note to
Parents and Other Caregivers with more information about bullying and
strategies for building self-esteem and resilience in children.
From the Note to Parents and Other Caregivers:
The key to coping with bullying behavior is to help your child build self-esteem and resilience. Baxter and Danny Stand Up to Bullying
is intended as a primer in coping with bullying presented in story
form. In the story, Baxter and Danny demonstrate strategies such as
reinforcing the forest animals’ self-esteem, sticking together, and
assertively taking action against Buford Blue Jay’s bullying behavior.
A charming fable about coping with bullying.
—Midwest Book Review