Miracles happened in a Little Town That Would, at the The Little School That Could when a little boy entered Kindergarten. The boy’s name is Mac. Vintage Metal Tea Pot Coffee Pot Water Jug Retro DesignHe is a real boy with many challenges, and hidden strengths. Mac’s class was called the Penguin Kindergarten and his teacher, Mrs. C was an incredible teacher with patience, perception, passion, play and persistence. Teacher loves children, stuffies, penguins, and science. Vintage Mid Century Dolphin Wood Teak Salad Set 7 Piece
Real miracles happened in a very small town in the USA, in a Kindergarten classroom for a little boy with special needs who found his voice, understanding and friendship. Teacher believes in possibilities.Vintage Mid Century Winsome Teak Wood Salad Bowl Set & Utensils 7 Piece Set
Mac lives with over 110 diagnoses and health issues including fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS), autism spectrum disorders (ASD), a chromosome duplication and a very rare genetic deletion (only 25 known cases). VINTAGE MIKASA DUPLEX PLUMBERRY DINNER PLATES by BEN SEIBEL RETRO 1970S EUCIn other words, this little guy has a very medically complex life and needs to learn very differently. In addition, his eyes, ears and motor systems struggle to work when he wants them to.Vintage Mix 3Pc Set Polka bluee, Cheeky Pink & pink Confetti That means the more he tries the more he can’t.
In Kindergarten, Teacher had an inspiration to use a little Stuffie penguin she named, Snack. The incredible, yet simple idea and their story, birthed something that needed to be shared with the whole world.Vintage Mgoldccan Tagine Pottery Serving Ceramic metalwork Handmade Tajine Dish Mac’s mom, Vintage Melamine 10-1 4 Inch Round Dinner Plate Serving Platter 4 Dz White US110, the author of Vintage Melamine 8 Dinner Round Plates Tan Salad Serving Dinnerware 4 Dz US 108 and her friend Jodee Kulp, the illustrator and executive director of Better Endings New Beginnings joined forces to create the book, Furry: The Little Penguins That Could and the curriculum.
Furry – The Little Penguins That Could has been named among the best in family-friendly media, products, and services by the Mom’s Choice Awards® Gold Recipient.
Vintage Melamine Fruit Monkey Bowls 13 oz Soup Cereal Bowl 5-3 4 Tan White was written to teach about friendship, acceptance, and inclusion. By sharing Mac’s story and it’s accompanying curriculum with children through their schools, communities and families—perhaps, just perhaps the ripples will encourage acceptance and help prevent bullying.Vintage Nathalie Lete Plate, Displayed Shaped, Ruffled Edge By teaching understanding, we hope to alleviate the loneliness and trauma children with differences face in their lives. The lack of friendship affects everything. VINTAGE NOS LIBBY PORSCHE 911 TURBO COUPE '92 SET OF 4 14 OZ. TUNBLERS NIB RARE s.
Today, as Mac shops with his mom or attends events in his community, kids greet Mac.VINTAGE orange RAINBOW 8 INCH BALL PITCHER Mac is accepted, simply for being Mac in his community. Vintage Pair Of Coffee Mugs Retro orange W Floral Design Japan CeramicMac’s normal is accepted as normal for Mac and his friends care and like Mac just how he is!
Mrs. C lovingly reads the first chapter of Furry: Vintage Pauley_Light bluee_5' x 7' 5 The Little Penguins That Could. A new dynamic Read Together Read Aloud (Shared Reading) book fo children in schools and snuggled with their families and friends. Vintage Pimpernel Round pink Plates Mates