Yori and Yetta - AlphaPets Author:Richard Max Kolding (Illustrator), Brauna B. Harrant In this story, Yori the Yucky Yak introduces his AlphaPet friends to the wonders of the nature around them and, while doing so, helps them learn to accept and understand those with different tastes and ideas. — In addition to enjoying this touching story with your child, you can use it to teach a gentle lesson about the importance of trying to se... more »e beauty and merit in all things and people--even if they seem unusual. You might want to discuss how nature has "a place and a purpose" for everything, large and small.
You can also use this story to introduce the letter Y. As you read about Yori the Yucky Yak, ask your child to listen for all the Y words and point to the objects that begin with Y. When you've finished reading the story, your child will enjoy doing the activity at the end of the book.« less