This remarkable story shows what can happen when we choose to help Kids will discover that we can all make a difference no matter how big or small we are and no matter how big or small the task.Based on the New York Times bestseller Same Kind of Different As Me, which sold than a million copies worldwide and inspired the major motion picture, this book tells the trueThis remarkable story shows what can happen when we choose to help Kids will discover that we can all make a difference no matter how big or small we are and no matter how big or small the task.Based on the New York Times bestseller Same Kind of Different As Me, which sold than a million copies worldwide and inspired the major motion picture, this book tells the true story of Denver Moore and Ron Hall, who also created the delightful illustrations in this book.Share the power of friendship and faith with your children.
Same Kind of Different As Me for Kids This remarkable story shows what can happen when we choose to help Kids will discover that we can all make a difference no matter how big or small we are and no matter how big or small the task Based
I first became acquainted with this writing team as we read this for book club The story became heart rendering as we heard Debbie s sister speak to our group It was powerful and moving as she put together a moving slide show that had pictures of her sister, Ron and shared what she knew about Denver Moore She too was changed by her sister and brother in law s work.In the forward Ron Hall writes a note to parents He shares how children would seek Denver out to ask him questions when they travele [...]
This shortened, children s version of previous bestseller Same Kind of Different As Me brings to children the concept that helping others is a good thing to do.Denver Moore was a black child born into the poverty of tenant farming in the South and grew up with no education and virtually no toys He escaped the farm in a train boxcar which he rode to Texas Life in Texas was as hard or harder than the life he had left on the farm and he lived for years as a homeless person He found his way to a Mis [...]
Precious and perfect Great for family time Then go read the big people s version It is on my list
Same Kind of Different As Me for Kids Everybody Can Help Somebody is a children s book written and illustrated by Ron Hall and Denver Moore Previously, it was published as Everybody Can Help Somebody.In about thirty pages, this book portrays the true story of Denver Moore and Ron Hall in an easy to read manner for children With every page turn, there are interesting illustrations accompanying this compelling story In the introduction, Ron Hall shared, For nearly ten years Denver and I traveled a [...]
Same Kind of Different As Me for Kids is juvenile nonfiction the autobiography of Denver Moore told in a simple, brief way He started by talking about his childhood on a cotton plantation in Louisiana during the Great Depression When he grew up, he no longer wanted to be a sharecropper, so he traveled to a city He couldn t get a job, so became a homeless person who felt no one cared about him Ron Hall and others eventually reached out to him and showed him God s love Denver Moore then worked to [...]
Well, there is a nice little message at the end of this book It s actually on the back cover too Nobody can help everybody, but everybody can help somebody As a picture book though, the story is kind of flat and actually hard to believe The drawings are interesting, but Denver the subject of the book and its co author looks completely different in some illustrations from how he appears in others The narrative takes Denver from his life as a sharecropper s son to homelessness to a career in art T [...]
This is a very cute book and actually has depth for a kids book that makes it one of the most perfect books for kids that are not toddlers but not yet full readers so they can sit with their parent to read it and go over what it means But also, any kid, my older ones included, would love to sit and read this book as well.Kids often have wisdom then we give them credit for and this book helps to foster some of the wisdom that kids have built into them To realise what was going on around them an [...]
StorySeveral friends raved about the original book Same Kind of Different as Me, though that one s still sitting on my rather long reading list I grabbed the kids version as soon as I saw it but I m left scratching my head a little.It seems like there s a lot left out of this story perhaps elements that would tie it all together As it is though, there s really no hook It rambles on from one disconnected event to the next, and then tries and fails to wrap up tidily.Perhaps if you ve read the orig [...]
.body can help everybody, but everybody can help somebody.