Stranger Smart Author:Cheryl Katz Wysoki This book should be read by or to children with an adult present. It is intended as a guideline or springboard for discussion. The direction of the discussion needs to be adult-guided and personalized for children, depending upon their age, knowledge of safety measures, fears and lack of fear, the area in which you live, what safety measures y... more »our community has undertaken, and your own personal feelings. The direction that you desire your child to take in unsafe situations must be clarified through discussion.
The book is written in a rhyming format to lighten some of the fear that is inherent in the topic itself. Adults must use their own discretion in guiding the discussion in a manner that does not terrify the child, but does communicate the seriousness and reality of the issue of safety from strangers.« less