Miracles happened in a Little Town That Would, at the The Little School That Could when a little boy entered Kindergarten. The boy’s name is Mac. color04 H 39.3 xD 59 Spires Semicircle Doormat Abstract Fractal Heart Figure Caught in Whirl Odd Fantasy Exotic Artwork Print Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 purplec YellowHe is a real boy with many challenges, and hidden strengths. Mac’s class was called the Penguin Kindergarten and his teacher, Mrs. C was an incredible teacher with patience, perception, passion, play and persistence. Teacher loves children, stuffies, penguins, and science. color15 H 15.7 xD 23.6 Kids Party Semicircle Doormat Airplane Collection with Different Vessels Commercial Airline Balloon Cartoon Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Multicolor
Real miracles happened in a very small town in the USA, in a Kindergarten classroom for a little boy with special needs who found his voice, understanding and friendship. Teacher believes in possibilities.color02 H 51.1 xD 76.7 Dragonfly Semicircle Doormat Chamomiles Moths Dragonflies Refreshing Nature Template Print with Soft colors Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 White Yellow
Mac lives with over 110 diagnoses and health issues including fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS), autism spectrum disorders (ASD), a chromosome duplication and a very rare genetic deletion (only 25 known cases). color11 H 51.1 xD 76.7 Sugar Skull Decor Semicircle Doormat Santa Muerte Concept Winter Ice Cold Snowflakes Frozen Dead Folkloric Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 MulticolorIn other words, this little guy has a very medically complex life and needs to learn very differently. In addition, his eyes, ears and motor systems struggle to work when he wants them to.color09 H 19.7 xD 31.5 Sketchy Semicircle Doormat Balloon Antique Cars Design with Quote in Middle Saying Steampunk Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Ivory Dark Olive Green That means the more he tries the more he can’t.
In Kindergarten, Teacher had an inspiration to use a little Stuffie penguin she named, Snack. The incredible, yet simple idea and their story, birthed something that needed to be shared with the whole world.color10 H 43.3 xD 64.9 Sunflower Semicircle Doormat Vintage Style Ornament with Flowers Agriculture Nature Theme Sketchy Artwork Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Multicolor Mac’s mom, color14 H 27.5\ Modern Semicircle Doormat Brooklyn Bridge Sunset with Manhattan American New York City Famous Town Image Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Black and White, the author of color02 H 23.6 xD 35.4 Modern Semicircle Doormat Brooklyn Bridge Sunset with Manhattan American New York City Famous Town Image Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Black and White and her friend Jodee Kulp, the illustrator and executive director of Better Endings New Beginnings joined forces to create the book, Furry: The Little Penguins That Could and the curriculum.
Furry – The Little Penguins That Could has been named among the best in family-friendly media, products, and services by the Mom’s Choice Awards® Gold Recipient.
color03 H 47.2 xD 70.8 Modern Semicircle Doormat Brooklyn Bridge Sunset with Manhattan American New York City Famous Town Image Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Black and White was written to teach about friendship, acceptance, and inclusion. By sharing Mac’s story and it’s accompanying curriculum with children through their schools, communities and families—perhaps, just perhaps the ripples will encourage acceptance and help prevent bullying.color14 H 35.4 xD 53.1 Barn Wood Wagon Wheel Semicircle Doormat Wooden Barn Door and Vintage Rusty Wheel Rustic Home Farm Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Black Light Brown By teaching understanding, we hope to alleviate the loneliness and trauma children with differences face in their lives. The lack of friendship affects everything. color07 H 43.3 xD 64.9 Surf Semicircle Doormat Retro Surf Van with Palms Camping Relax Hippie Travel Be Happy Free 60s Theme Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 orange Green Yellows.
Today, as Mac shops with his mom or attends events in his community, kids greet Mac.color11 H 27.5 xD 41.3 Grey Semicircle Doormat Cute Siamese Cat on Wall Design Playing and Posing Feline Asian Kitty Animal Design Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Pale Grey Mac is accepted, simply for being Mac in his community. color08 H 27.5\ Persian Semicircle Doormat Middle Eastern Inspirations with Curved Leaves and Flowers Blooming Nature Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Navy bluee CreamMac’s normal is accepted as normal for Mac and his friends care and like Mac just how he is!
Mrs. C lovingly reads the first chapter of Furry: color03 H 51.1 xD 76.7 Tattoo Semicircle Doormat The Head of Magnificent Rare White Albino Tiger with Ocean bluee Eyes Image Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 White Black and blueeThe Little Penguins That Could. A new dynamic Read Together Read Aloud (Shared Reading) book fo children in schools and snuggled with their families and friends. color05 H 35.4 xD 53.1 Nature Semicircle Doormat Chamomiles and Ladybugs in Spring Season Blooming Flowers and Wildlife Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Apple Green Marigold Red