Why this collection ?
This is the first collection of books whose heroine has Down syndrome for children 5-8 years.
Through illustrations and cheerful texts to the adventures of puckish Flora, the goal is that the young child who begins to reason, think about the difference of the other. This difference is seen as a richness that makes it grow, including through other characters in the book who are interested to Flore and her peculiarities.
How to use this tool of communication to better awaken your child to the difference ?
• Parents/grandparents / family: you can read the stories of puckish Flora to your child and talk about her features. Through the reactions or the questions from her friends in the book, you can answer his questions. Encouragement leads suggested to help a different child at the end of the book will be able to accompany you.
• Early childhood educators: you can use the themes of the books in the collection that evoke an aspect of disability to better speak to a different classmate you are welcoming in your structure.