A Chair for my Mother

A Chair for My Mother

 

Title: A Chair for My Mother

Author: Vera B. Williams

 Summary:

It took a long time to fill the huge jar with coins, but today it is full.  Rosa tells us the story of why she and her family have been saving coins, and what they will buy with all of the money they have worked so hard to save.  Readers will enjoy Ms. Williams’ bright illustrations that demonstrate emotion and love.  This book is a great story to share with a family member, a neighbor, or friend.  It speaks of resilience, generosity, and hope in a sweet and powerful way.

Curriculum Connections:

Economy- goods and services, wants and needs

Perseverance

Resilience

Community

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