Tobin is a little different; at first it seems hard to make friends. Tobin learns that to have friends, he needs to be kind to others. When the other trains learn that Tobin has some challenges, they learn to accept and appreciate his differences. Some of the challenges Tobin's friends learn to understand include difficulties with change, odd behavior, literal interpretation of words, difficulties with noise, and crowds.
This hardcover book is a great resource for families, general education teachers, and therapists. Use it to educate younger family members, build empathy in your classroom, and encourage mutual respect. It features kid friendly illustrations and a straightforward story line preschool and early elementary age children will enjoy.