What Do You Do with a Chance?

What do you do with a chance

Title: What Do You Do with a Chance?

Author: Kobi Yamada

Illustrator: Mae Besom

Summary:

What do you do with a chance? The narrator of the story asks himself this question after a chance flies to him, but he is afraid and doesn’t take it. He thinks about the missed chance a lot and when another comes around, he tries to reach for it and falls and misses. He decides that he will never take another chance again. After a while, he begins to notice that he hasn’t seen another chance and is worried he will never see another one again. He realizes he needs to brave and courageous and promises to go after the next chance he sees. In the end, he answers the question, what do you do with a chance? You take it!

Curriculum Connections:

Personification of abstract nouns

Perseverence

Courage

Problem solving

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