Chicken Or Egg: Who Comes First?

Written by Brenda S. Miles PhD and Susan D. Sweet PhD and Illustrated by Melon + Mandarina

Chicken or Egg is a story about friendship and losing gracefully. Chicken and Egg compete with each other and get upset when they lose. Written by clinical psychologists with expertise in social-emotional learning in children, this story shows that it’s more fun to play together, whether you win or lose. Kids will learn to accept disappointments and build resilience. Includes a “Note to Parents, Caregivers, Teachers and Coaches” with helpful tips on handling loss well and learning from it.

Age Range 4 - 8 years
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Magination Press, an imprint of the American Psychological Association
Grade Level Pre-K - 3rd