I Take Turns
We've Got Character!
Having patience is challenging when there's something you really want to do, but you have to wait for it. You want to do it now! Thinking of others and waiting for your turn is an essential element of good character. Readers are encouraged to think about why and when we take turns. Each colorful spread presents a different real-life situation, like when Juan is hot and thirsty after playing soccer. He needs and wants a drink of water immediately, but his friends are thirsty too. Everyone takes turns at the fountain. Through relatable scenarios like this one, readers learn how to show consideration for others by taking turns.