About the Book
Strictly No Elephants by Lisa Mantchev is a sweet story about friendship, inclusion, and kindness. Pet Club day has arrived! The boy kindly coaxes and supports his sweet pet elephant to the door, only to be met with the sign, Strictly No Elephants. As the pair downheartedly walk back home, they meet some new friends who help them see things are better when everyone can join in.
This story has a Complete Episode structure with distinct Attempt/Reaction cycles. You can adapt/simplify the text to fit the levels of various student needs.
I recommend using this book for:
- Valentine’s Day
- Identifying cause and effect of emotions
- Pet themes
Students will need background on:
- Traditional pets