Ordinary Mary's Extraordinary Deed
It can when she's Ordinary Mary-an ordinary girl from an ordinary school, on her way to her ordinary house-who stumbles upon ordinary blueberries. When she decides to pick them for her neighbor, Mrs. Bishop, she starts a chain reaction that multiplies around the world. Mrs. Bishop makes blueberry muffins and gives them to her paperboy and four others-one of whom is Mr. Ste...more
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Ordinary Mary's Extraordinary Deed by Emily Pearson introduces the ideas of "Pay It Forward" and "What Goes Around Comes Around" in a fun, inspiring way.
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Elementary: E PEA
Meet Mary, and ordinary gal who ends up changing the world with just one simple act of caring. Great book to discuss caring and kindness. Learn how just 5 people at a time can change the whole world.
While I love the story, it misses the age groups on both ends,...more