Jabari Jumps

by Gaia Cornwall
Short Summary
Working up the courage to take a big leap is hard, but Jabari is almost…probably…absolutely ready to make a giant splash.

Good For:
Helping Kids Talk About Transitions and Anxieties, Heartwarming Relationship Between a Father and Son, Beautiful Pictures, Reassuring Read-Aloud

Topics and Themes:
Overcoming Fears, Swimming and Diving, Family

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Jabari is definitely ready to jump off the diving board. He finished his swimming lessons, passed his swim test, and is a great jumper, so he’s not scared at all. “Looks easy,” says Jabari, watching the other kids take their turns. But when his dad squeezes his hand, Jabari squeezes back.

He needs to figure out what kind of special jump to do anyway, and he should probably do some stretches before climbing up onto the diving board…

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Product Details

    • Grades: PreK - 1
    • Ages: 4 - 7
  • Product Type: Book
  • Page Count: 32 pages
  • Dimensions: 8 3/4" x 10 3/16"
  • Language: English
  • ISBN 13: 978-1-338-61265-3