My son just finished reading How to Eat Fried Worms by Thomas Rockwell so we celebrated with gummy worms.
Being a School Counselor, I could not resist the chance to discuss the social and emotional themes.
Making connections with this story was a great chance to discuss social pressures and other timeless themes with my two boys. Kids are always daring each other to try gross or unsafe things and there are bullies in every school and community.
Here are some of the questions we discussed while enjoying gummy worms: