Children six to ten, parents, and teachers will join Sambok the cat and his friends on an adventure as they journey four nights to a place of shelter. The idea that people (and cats) have to take risks and not give up if they want to improve their lives is the central message of the story. Children will learn about the importance of friendships, cooperation, problem-solving, effective leadership, and the value of trying hard. The story contains vibrant full-color illustrations and includes 31 questions for discussion. Additionally, a list of vocabulary words and their definitions is provided.
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Bob Vavilis is a teacher and a teacher-educator. He has taught high school mathematics for 12 years and holds a Ph.D. in curriculum and instruction from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Bob has taught courses in the methods of teaching to prospective teachers and was awarded the Distinguished Educator Award in 2006 from Chicago State University. Born in Chios, a Greek island in the Aegean Sea, Bob now resides in Niles, Illinois. This is his first children's book. He is currently working on the follow-up to the "Homeless Cats" and on a collection of romantic free-verse poems for his forthcoming book, "The Wishing Well." He can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Book Description Createspace Independent Pub, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 2nd edition. 40 pages. 9.00x6.00x0.10 inches. This item is printed on demand. Bookseller Inventory # zk1481851292