Picture book story which offers a gentle introduction to the experience of visiting the doctor for young children
Giraffe Goes to the Doctor offers a gentle introduction to the experience of visiting the doctor for young children.
This funny, charming story is the perfect way to introduce young children to the experience of visiting the doctor. Also included are suggestions for activities and ideas to talk through together to help children reflect on their own experiences.
Giraffe is not feeling well. She has a hot head and a sore throat. Mum says Giraffe will need to visit the doctor. Giraffe feels nervous, but the doctor is very gentle and she is soon feeling better.
The Experiences Matter series of picture books provide a gentle means of discussing experiences, boosting self-esteem and reinforcing good behaviour. Supports the Personal, Social and Emotional Development Area of Learning in the Early Years Foundation Stage, and is also suitable for use with children in KS1 and can be used to discuss values. Suitable for children under 5.
Excellent for sharing and encouraging discussion ... we can all learn from the approach taken in this series. - Parents in Touch