Norman, The Slug with the Silly Shell

Picture Book Written and Illustrated by Sue Hendra

About --Ability, Adaptation, Confidence, Connection, Curiosity, Curiosity

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When Norman wants to do something he figures out a way to do it. He is a curious slug.

Possible Lessons / Morals to the Story

  • Curiosity leads to creating and inventions
  • When we are curious we can find answers we are looking for
  • You can try anything

Discussion Questions

  • What did Norman want?
  • So what did Norman do?
  • What is it called when we want to know things?
  • How did Norman show curiosity?
  • What did you learn from this story?
  • What are you curious about?
  • Tell about a time you were curious about something.

How You Could Use this Resource

  • To promote curiosity
  • To illustrate that you can try anything you want to do

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