Inspire your children! These well-written stories share the lives of ten courageous individuals who used their words and actions to change the world in important ways.
The underlying themes coincide well with Montessori philosophy and include peace among nations, protecting the environment, helping the poor and disadvantaged, and racial equality. This book will resonate with elementary-age children and show them that individuals really can make the world a better place.
Features: Black Elk, Dorothy Day, Malcolm X, Mahatma Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Jr., Janusz Korczak, Mother Teresa, Albert Schweitzer, Thich Nhat Hanh, and Desmond Tutu.
Suggested resources and timeline included with each biography. Independent Publisher Book Award. Hardcover, 50 pages. Ages 6 and up.