Welcome to this crazy world called life!
Have you ever wanted to go on an adventure? Do you like taking selfies?
How attached are you to your electronics or tablet? Do you like robots and drones more?
Would you rather dance and have fun with bubbles? Or would you rather go out for pizza and a movie?
If you answered yes to one of these questions, then you will LOVE this book!
The Winds of Happiness will engage children in a fun and current way to learn important life lessons.
Your child/student’s values start developing with what is taught and learned in social and personal situations.
If you are a parent, guardian or teacher wanting to assist in making a difference in today’s society, this book is for you.
This book includes children discussions, interactive pages and teacher lesson plans which will help with
Common Core State Standard (CCSS) & Social Emotional Learning (SEL).
About the Author
how they overcome relationship obstacles, and what motivates them and makes them happy.
In addition, Teresa is also inspired by her nephew and others close to her, who has special needs. She tries understanding the daily challenges and additional obstacles they are faced with in search of acceptance. Teresa believes it is important to take extra time to get to know someone because the benefit you receive far exceeds the time. She herself has faced many of her own personal obstacles. This equips her to relate with children, taking the extra time to openly discuss strategies to help them overcome some of their fears,
different ways to approach uncomfortable situations and handle any obstacle they may be faced with. Teresa has immersed herself in different books and educational articles as well as gathered feedback from parents, guardians and teachers. She is living her lifelong dream of being a children's author by writing a series of fun, colorful and interactive books about feelings and emotions mixed with current life lessons. In addition, she offers lesson plans and discussion pages within the books to help with Common Core State Standard (CCSS) and
Social Emotional Learning (SEL). She plans to take her characters on different adventures that promote many positive characteristic traits but most of all love. Teresa works full-time in accounting for a retirement company and her roots are in Menasha, WI with her husband
Troy and their pure bred Yorkshire terrier, Marley.
As a graduate in Arts Management achieving her master's degree in
London, England, Bailey Traxler is a passionate advocate of the arts who consistently is involved in art, theatre and music either recreationally or professionally. To continue her passion in creativity and art she found it rewarding to illustrate this book utilizing a talent that she felt was a simple hobby. She was drawn to the project's lessons and themes and wanted to help bring them to life. During her process, she found it extremely important to be a collaborative artist and discuss the various illustrations and their focus to match the story's themes. In the future,
Bailey looks forward to seeing what "The Winds of Happiness" has in store and what opportunities arise from this experience. Bailey now resides in her home town of Appleton, WI and enjoys playing the piano, getting lost in a book, attending the theatre and planning her next adventure.
Table of Contents
Adventure One: Best Day Ever
Adventure Two: Off & Away