Winner of the 2009 Geisel Medal
Piggie can't wait to go outside to play with Elephant. Then, the rain starts and poor Piggie is deeply discouraged. How is it that her great plans have been spoiled? Her good friend Elephant has a wonderful solution to the rain problem. Then two worms come out of the ground and start playing and having a wonderful time in the rain. This inspires Piggie who really gets in to playing in the rain. But, oh no, the rain has stopped. Now what will PIggie do? A terrific lesson in going with the flow! (so to speak)
64 pages 978-1423113478 Ages 3-5
Keywords: elephant, pig, friends, friendship, being different, rain, resilience, change, humor, fun, 3 year old, 4 year old, 5 year old, Geisel Medal Winner
Gerald and Piggie are best friends.
Gerald is careful. Piggie is not. Piggie cannot help smiling. Gerald can. Gerald worries so that Piggie does not have to.
In Are You Ready to Play Outside?, Piggie can't wait to go play in the sunshine. But will a rainy day ruin all the fun?---from the publisher