50 American Heroes Every Kid Should Meet by Dr. Dennis Denenberg

By Dr. Dennis Denenberg

Anyone could be a hero. that's the principal message of 50 American Heroes each child may still Meet, an interesting paintings that, in published shape, has educated and entertained millions of readers national because the 12 months 2000.

Now in electronic layout, 50 American Heroes each child may still Meetfeatures up-to-date info and a tribute to the heroes of September 11. The authors indicate that kids a while 15 and more youthful don't have any reminiscence of that tragic occasion. They assert that it will be important that each one people attach the heroism of that day to the wider suggestion of actual those who, all through our historical past, were heroes. That connection is strictly what 50 American Heroes each child should still Meet provides.

This is an interactive, "kid-friendly" booklet that motivates readers of every age to discover the lives of genuine heroes. all of the 50 heroes is brought via an anecdote that highlights the hero's traits and existence conditions. In "Power Words," we get to grasp the hero through...

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Young Clara would be his nurse. During the next two years, Clara left his bedside for only one half hour a day! She tended to his needs and even provided medical care for him after the local doctor taught her the blood-letting techniques used in those days. Nearly 30 years later, Clara Barton would spend day and night caring for the wounded and dying men of the Union Army during our country's Civil War. She offered her tender care to everyone - Northern soldiers, Southern prisoners-of-war, white men and black men.

Write letters to the editor of your local newspaper, write to the mayor and town council, write to a particular business or company -- write to the people who can change the things you know are bad and should be changed. In many cases, you can use email to replace a letter - just be careful to follow the guidelines so your email reaches the correct person. Maybe you'll need to start a petition (having other people sign their names to your letter) to get more attention. Maybe you'll need to write a neighborhood newsletter or newspaper describing the problem you want to resolve.

In a strong, authoritative voice, he directed them to the stairway — which was veiled by darkness, wreckage and haze — telling the injured to get out and the healthy to help them down. "I see this incredible hero, running back and forth and saving the day," recalled Judy Wein. " "He's definitely my guardian angel — no ifs, ands or buts — because without him, we would be sitting there, waiting [until] the building came down," echoes Ling Young. Wein and Young were separated by a few minutes and a few floors that day, but they share a similar story and a single hero: Welles Crowther.

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