Together, the fun text and bright illustrations remind kids that you can do anything if you put your mind to it.
Activity Name: Five Steps to Achieve Your Goal
Activity Description: Andrew Root and Jessica Olien show five skills Hugo uses to become a successful firefighter on one spread: 1) Make a four-alarm firehouse chili; 2) Teach about fire safety; 3) Know navigation shortcuts; 4) Climb tall ladders; and, 5) Fix broken barbecues. Have students draw five skills they have that will help them reach one of their goals.
Activity Name: Crossword & Wordsearch
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