Stand in My Shoes: Kids Learning About Empathy

Stand in My Shoes: Kids Learning About Empathy




When Emily asks her big sister what the word empathy means, Emily has no idea that knowing the answer will change how she looks at people. But does it really matter to others if Emily notices how they're feeling? Stand in My Shoes shows kids how easy it is to develop empathy toward those around them. Empathy is the ability to notice what other people feel. Empathy leads to the social skills and personal relationships which make our lives rich and beautiful, and it is something we can help our children learn. This book teaches young children the value of noticing how other people feel. We're hoping that many parents read it along with their children.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781935326458
Publisher: Love & Logic Institute, Incorporated
Publication date: 02/19/2013
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range: 4 - 7 Years

About the Author

Bob Sornson, Ph.D. is the father of four children. He has been a classroom teacher and school administrator for over 30 years, and is the founder of the Early Learning Foundation. His implementation of programs and strategies for early learning success in the Northville Public Schools has served as a model for districts around the country.

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Stand in My Shoes: Kids Learning About Empathy 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Stand in My Shoes should be on the bookshelf in your home or school.  We have an empathy deficit in our society, and this is one lovely step toward making the world a bit more compassionate.
HawkeyesJMG More than 1 year ago
The Love and Logic Institute has hit a home run when publishing Stand in My Shoes: Kids Learning About Empathy. As a former third grade teacher, who worked with our school’s character education program, this book is absolutely what all children need to read or have read to them. Empathy or rather the lack of it is a major problem in our society today. If this concept can be understood by our children from early on, it could have a major impact on families and schools. THANK YOU, Bob Sornson for your insight into writing this book for our children. This is a beautiful book, from the story to the illustrations. I highly recommend it for all families and schools.