Can People Count on Me?: A Book about Responsibility

Can People Count on Me?: A Book about Responsibility

by Robin Nelson

Hardcover(Library Binding)



What should you do if you accidentally break a vase? Should you tell an adult or pretend it wasn't you? Or what should you do if you see your friend throw a piece of trash on the ground?

It's not always fun or easy to do the right thing. But when you take responsibility, you earn respect from others. This book offers examples of situations you might face at home or at school. It shows how you can make good decisions in each case. See how responsibility can go a long way!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781467713634
Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date: 01/01/2014
Series: Show Your Character Series
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: 560L (what's this?)
Age Range: 6 - 9 Years

About the Author

Robin Nelson's careers have always kept her surrounded by books—as an elementary teacher, working at a publishing company, and now working as a school library media specialist. But her favorite job is writing books for kids. She has written many nonfiction books for children. She lives with her family in Minneapolis.

Table of Contents

Introduction 4

How Can I Remember to Do My Homework? 6

Am I Being Responsible? 8

How Can I Make Sure I Don't Forget My Band Instrument? 10

How Can I Show My Neighbor He Can Count on Me? 12

How Can I Prove I'm Responsible Enough for a Pet? 14

How Can I Show My Friends That Littering Is Wrong? 16

What Should I Have Done Differently? 20

How Can I Show My Mom I'm Responsible? 22

Should I Tell My Mom I Did It or Blame It on the Dog? 24

What's the Right Thing to Do? 26

Activity 28

Glossary 30

Further Information 31

Index 32

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