For the Birds

Smith, Robin
November 2004
Scholastic Parent & Child;Nov/Dec2004, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p94
The article presents information on some ways of developing the sense of kindness and compassion in the heart of children. Helping animal friends stay well fed is a wonderful way to show kindness and compassion. One can talk to the child about showing kindness to animals. Parents can explain that they will make a bird feeder to keep the birds happy all winter. Parents can hang the bird feeder in a tree or near a window and watch for visiting birds, and listen for some happy chirping.


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