Giraffe on Stilts : Imagination Station Children's Series Vol. 7
Manny, a giraffe that have bad dreams of being the size of a dog.
When Manny is awakened with bad dreams night after night, he is forced to face his fear of being short. He learns how to deal with his fragile emotions and self-esteem.
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This amusing book, which introduces the teachings of emotions, will help children learn how to feel good and love themselves.
They will come to understand how good self-esteem will help them with the adolescent changes in their life.
When Manny discovers the truth, he overcomes the fear of being short and reaches for a star.
Story Outline -
Chapter 1- Moi, the French poodle confronts Manny, the giraffe about his bad dreams of being her size. His favorite tale is he wants to touch a star. Moi offers to help Manny, and he offers to tell the truth.
Chapter 2- Expounds on Manny having fears of being the size of the dog because he believes he’ll be picked on. He desperately tries to overcome hiding his emotions knowing that his self-esteem isn’t the same.
Chapter 3- Moi entertains Manny while she teaches him about honesty and integrity. Manny gains profound insight on personal identity.
Chapter 4- Exhibits how important it is to love yourself. Moi enlightens Manny with a song and illustrates the importance of having good self-esteem with values and respect.
Chapter 5- Flocka the owl gives a dramatic introduction of Moi and Manny at Indiglow Zoo. Manny gains the courage to take the stilts off. He gives the crowd a message on confidence, practicing good self-esteem and loving oneself. Believing, Manny reaches up to touch a star.