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Be a Good Ancestor is a beautifully illustrated book for the elementary classroom that highlights the circle of life and how our actions and thoughts have an impact on all things. Each page of the book features a rhyming stanza that focuses on being a global citizen by doing things to care for the environment, the animals, other people and yourself. These actions help students to develop an understanding of how they are connected to all living things.
Be a Good Ancestor is a storybook best suited for the elementary classroom. The story highlights how to be global citizen with actions that can be elaborated upon through classroom discussions or writing assignments. Teachers could use the book to discuss life cycles of plants and animals. It also illustrates the 7 sacred teachings, in particular wisdom by discussing how we can show respect to the land, to others and to ourselves.
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