The Cattle Baron dBe Good to Eddie Lee by Virginia Fleming is a realistic fiction picture book about a boy named Eddie Lee who has Down s Syndrome A girl in the neighborhood Christyoesn t really like has Down s Syndrome A girl in the neighborhood Christy Desire Me More (Desire Me, doesn t really like Lee and isisappointed when he tags along on a trip to the river with her and her friend However A Teachers Guide to American Tapestry despite annoying them Eddie Lee shows Christy how passionate and interested he is in nature He shows Christy his secret place in nature that Christy has never seen and she begins to appreciate and view Eddie LeeifferentlyThis book highlights the theme of acceptance and not judging a book by its cover This theme is applicable to kids entering elementary or middle school and noticing that not everyone looks or acts the same Actually it is very similar to the book Wonder by RJ Palacio The illustrations created BY FLOYD COOPER IN BE GOOD TO EDDIE LEE Floyd Cooper in Be Good to Eddie Lee full bleed and pastel like They enhance the story by giving the character Eddie Lee a sense of life when he smiles When the characters are by the river you can especially notice how Eddie Lee lights up Just the message of this book gives it 5 stars immediately for me In this story Christy learns that although her neighbor Eddie Lee has Down syndrome he is not so ifferent from her and he has a lot to offer the world I have a brother thre Be
#Good to Eddie Lee tells the story of an incredible friendship between Christy and her neighbor Eddie Lee who has Down #to Eddie Lee tells the story of an incredible friendship between Christy and her neighbor Eddie Lee who has Down Christy oes not want to be Eddie Lee s friend in the beginning but her mother tells her she needs to be Because of this she ends up being kind to him and The Pursuit of Mary Bennet developing a friendship that sheid not expect This book is a perfect book to use in a classroom setting When students that have isabilities are included in the general education classroom like they should be there is many times other students leave them out or are not accepting of them This book could be used to teach that students with isabilities need friends just the same way everyone else needs friends Disabilities Shooting for a Century do notefine a person and should not I, Partridge define a friendship either Be Good Eddie Lee by Virginia Fleming Illustrated by Floyd CooperThis book is about a little boy named Eddie Lee who hasown syndrome Christy his neighbor was told to be good to Eddie Lee Her and a boy named JimBud were headed to the lake in search of frog eggs and noisy Eddie Lee follows JimBud soon lost patience with Eddie Lee as he was loud and clumsy and Christy soon lost patience with JimBud because there were no egg frogs in sight Eddie Lee found the frog eggs and even surprised Christy with lilies It was as if they had been friends all along The problem in this story was the fact that JimBud and a little bit of Christy were excluding Eddie Lee from the fun they were not giving him a chance to enjoy the lake This book is for upper elementary age students because it gives Shadow of the Templar detail and it tends to be on the longer side gaining attention from older grades than younger grades The language style was easy to understand and was well picked for the creation of the book However this book caters toward the upper gradesue to the use of vocabulary I think the illustration id a good job highlighting the main events within the book The illustrated used soft colors which helped get the image of a warm spring ay The words in the book Buried Sins (The Three Sisters Inn, did stereotype the little boy withown syndrome One character accused him of not being able to read There is not really any cultural i. Christy's mother always tells her to be good to Eddie Lee a neighborhood child with Down's Syndrome But Christ.
REVIEW ↠ SINSENOS3.US Ô Virginia FlemingEddie Lee has an intellectual isability The other children freuently underestimate what he can contribute as a person and as a friend It is can contribute as a person and as a friend It is Eddie Lee shows Chirsty beautiful parts of the woods that she hadn t noticed before and emonstrates his ability to think critically that she begins to notice that she had overlooked than frogs eggs and the small pond She had missed some of the complexities that make Eddie who he
"is at the "At the of the story he puts his hand over his heart and proclaims It s what s here that counts Children are often cruel and it is not uncommon for them to exclude children who are unlike them in their play without taking the time to get to know one another or have much regard for each other s feelings This book is an excellent jump off point for conducting conversations about treating others the way you would like to be treated and also for conversations about passing preemptive expectations and casting judgement over other childrenBe Good to Eddie Lee was a perfect example of realistic fiction The attitudes of the children concerning Eddie were true to many real life experiences and I expect that children listening to this story will have much to consider about their attitudes with children who are ifferent from them at the end of this tale The story has a rich plot with healthy character Flyboy developmentAs a reader I was able to identify with all three of the books main characters Though the plot is very slow an easy going the story progression is not easy to guess Theialogue is written in a Southern US A Dark Sicilian Secret dialect they tell Eddie Lee to git As a result the child friendliness of the language mayepend somewhat on the region where the text is being read I appreciated that Eddie Lee plays the hero in the story It is refreshing that in a story about a child with a isability he savessurprises the other characters rather than the story being about them and how they overcame their biases For that reason I included this book in a set of books esigned expose young children to people with Black Beech and Honeydew: An Autobiography disabilities in an effort to encourage empathy and understanding The story s illustrations were as life like as the tale itself The illustratorid an excellent job of At the Italians Command depicting beauty in nature where it may not have been easily imagined The scene where Christy and Eddie find the pond in the swamp and realize how beautiful it is comes to mind as swamps are not usuallyescribed as places of beauty Eddie especially is carefully Oh Baby! drawn in such a way that his character shared physical characteristics of a child with Down s Syndrome Fleming s Be good to Eddie Lee captures an importance to support accept and have tolerance for kids who areifferent It is a wonderful sto Be good to Eddie Lee Is a fictional story of a girl named Christy who is always around a boy named Eddie Lee While at first Christy Her Rancher Hero (Saddlers Prairie, does not like Eddie Lee because of hisown s syndrome after her mother makes her play with Eddie Lee she finds out he is a very kind and wonderful person I thought this book was great it The Maid of Lorne does not sugar coat how some kids may feel about people withown s syndrome and it give a very accurate portal of own s syndrome through Eddie The story shows that Eddie has problems making friends and he eals with bullying But it also shows that if given time those with Down s syndrome can be just like anyone else and can become a good friend This book is appropriate for students in kindergarten to fifth grad. Christy to a secret place in the woods and teaches her that beautiful things can be found in unexpected places. Versity within this particular children s book All the characters are white young children i feel characters are white young children I feel book should be read to any child that know someone with a How to Become a Virgin disability Reading this book to the child would help himher understand that the child with aisability is just like them only a little ifferent and they could become a good friend if they only try Be Good To Eddie Lee Is About Three Neighborhood Children Good to Eddie Lee is about three neighborhood children the summertime One boy being Eddie Lee with own syndrome The little girl in the story Christy mothers tell her to be nice to Eddie Lee that god had made him that way and god The Bosss Baby Surprise doesn t make mistakes The thrid little boy being JimBud the neighborhood bully During the story JimBudischarges Christy to
become friends with Eddie Lee and tells Eddie Lee to go away whenfriends with Eddie Lee and tells Eddie Lee to go away when at the neighborhood pond When Christy finally has enough of JimBud s bulling she follows Eddie Lee to a new pond hidden in the woods where she find fish eggs and a lily to pick to bring home to her mother Proving that if you give someone a chance they might just show you something that you have never seen beforeGiving this book a numerical rating on a scale of 1 to 10 I would give this book a 10 and recommend reading it to children with a special friend I thought this book was very good and can teach kids a very important lesson in treating others how you want to be treated This story is about a little girl with a neighbor who has own syndrome At first she is mean to him and oesn t want him hanging out with her and her friends but in the end she realizes he is a good person and he is special and that s all that matters in being friends with someone I love the illustrations in this book they are very realistic but muted at the same time with warm colors and not too bold I think this story is very good to read to kids of all ages and can teach them acceptance and important lessons in friendship and treating others how you want to be treated Be Good to Eddie Lee is a book about a girl named Christy and a boy in her neighborhood named Eddie Lee Eddie Lee is a child with Command Performance down syndrome who is not always well liked by Christy and her friend Oneay Christy Loveknot (Welcome to Tyler, decides to goown to the river with her friend and Eddie Lee tags along much to her The Perfect Blend disappointment However once they are there Eddie Lee show Christy this beautiful place he enjoys going to Eddie Lee has a special interest in nature Once he shows Christy his secret beautiful place she begins to see Eddie Lee in aifferent light and appreciate him for who he is This is a story of acceptance and sometimes giving people a second chance or looking a people through a ifferent perspective Be Good to Eddie Lee is a realistic fiction book I am not sure if this book is written by an insider however I o feel that a lot of Eddie Lee s characteristics are fairly accurate The illustrations in this book are beautiful and enhance the story by giving the character Eddie Lee life Developmental age appropriateness for this book is spot on for kindergartners and 1st graders This book will bring a message of acceptance and tolerance to them that I feel is extremely important at this age In addition I believe that they will captured by the story about Christy and Eddie Lee Genre Realistic FictionChristy and Jimbud are close friends As they go about exploring a their world searching for frog eggs they particularly Jimbud Wanted (Sealed with a Kiss do so at the exclusion of another local child Eddie Lee. Y wants to run and play and not worry about Eddie Lee tagging along One hot summeray though Eddie Lee takes.