Justin's Just Joking - AlphaPets Author:Shirley Bogart, Richard Max Kolding (Illustrator) In this story, Justin the Joking Jackal plays practical jokes, pranks, and tricks on this AlphaPet friends. When the AlphaPets decide to turn the tables on him, Justin gets a dose of his own medicine, and realizes that practical jokes are usually more hurtful than funny. — In addition to enjoying this entertaining story with your child, you can u... more »se it to teach a gentle lessons bout considering people's feelings before playing or telling jokes at their expense. Discuss the difference between laughing at people and with them.
You can also use this story to introduce the letter J. As you read about Justin the Joking Jackal, ask your child to listen for all the J words and point to the objects that begin with J. When you've finished reading the story, your child will enjoy doing the activity at the end of the book.« less