Some things are hard even for adults to understand. Things like slavery. But even a child can understand the concept of being kind to others versus being mean to others. They understand being scared. And they will understand the simple words and pictures of "Underground" by Shane Evans.
Books for Children Ages: 3 years old and older.
Related Discussion Topics: Slavery, helping others, the underground railroad, freedom.
- Look on a map to see where the underground railroad traveled. If you live close enough, consider even visiting one of the stops that still remains.
- Just like in the book, we all rely on each other for help when we need it. Find one creative way to help someone today: whether it is as simple as doing a chore for another family member, writing a letter to a relative to cheer them up, or sending a care package to a child in another country.
- Think of something that was really hard for you to do. How did you feel when you accomplished it? Who helped you get there?
Children's Book Review Rating: 4 Stars - Beneficial Book