Irma joyce wrote many golden books during the 1960s, including the classic never talk to strangers, illustrated by george buckett. It highlights different situations that students may find themselves in, and uses animals and funny rhymes to illustrate the importance of being safe by not talking to strangers. George buckett was a popular childrens book illustrator during the 1960s. Never talk to strangers by irma joyce, george buckett. Dont forget to click that subscribe button and thumbs up, to keep up with all of our. How to talk to your child about interacting with strangers. Safety lesson, never talk to strangers by irma joyce. Big golden book never talk to strangers by irma joyce hardcover 1967 s edition. It is a great help in starting conversations with young ones about who to talk to and who not to. Its ok to talk to strangers in the supermarket, if the adult who is watching us is. But we should never talk to strangers if we are alone.
When papa bear tells the cubs why they should never talk to strangers, sister begins to view all strangers as evil until mama brings some common sense to the problem. Be sure she is aware that a stranger is anyone she doesnt know. Its to be noted that the main characters are humans and the strangers and family friends are all funny animals. Buy never talk to strangers by irma joyce from waterstones today. The rhyming withing the book makes it a fun book to read aloud. Never talk to strangers christian book distributors.
Originally published in 1967, this book is a good choice for very young children, because the use of animals makes it a bit less scary. Sep, 2016 never talk to strangers irma joyce george buckett golden press. Most importantly, stranger danger ignores the fact that most children are abducted by someone they know. It is important to talk to your child about the meaning of the word stranger if you do not choose to use the safe side dvd method.
Top 10 kids books to teach safety mcgruff safe kit. Sadly, we know that the world can sometimes be a scary place. This book highlights situations that children will find themselves inwhether theyre at home. Vintage 1980s childrens book, the mouse and the motorcycle by beverly. In never talk to strangers, children are taught to be cautious when approached by strangers. He illustrated never talk to strangers written by irma joyce, first published by golden. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. This book brilliantly highlights situations that children will find themselves inwhether theyre at home and the doorbell rings, or playing in. Dont assume that your young child actually knows what the word stranger means. Buy a cheap copy of never talk to strangers family.
It seems like my sisters and i had a million of them. Details about 1967 vintage golden childrens book never talk to strangers g4. The berenstain bears learn about strangers by stan. Never talk to strangers is a great book to introduce or build on the concept of personal safety in a fun and funny way for younger children. This book brilliantly highlights situations that children will find themselves inwhether theyre at home and the doorbell rings, or playing in the park, or mailing a letter on their streetand tells them what to do if a stranger always portrayed as. I agree the never talk to strangers rule is outdated and ineffective.
Never talk to strangers teaches young children that they should be careful who they talk to and never talk to somebody that they dont know, unless they are introduced to them through their parents or friends. You certainly dont want to quash your childs friendliness if he is naturally outgoing. Discusses different situations to help make important distinctions between people who are safe and people to avoid. In a calm but firm manner, instruct her to never go anywhere, get in a car, answer questions, or accept anything from strangers even if the person seems friendly. It does not say that almost everyone is a stranger, but that they could be anywhere. One of the most troublesome safety concerns for parents is the issue of dealing with strangers. Never talk to strangers vintage kids books my kid loves. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. Never talk to strangers by irma joyce teaching ideas. It is just fine to talk to strangers if your parents or the adult you are with is right there by your side.
Never talk to strangers irma joyce and if you spot a glimpse of the easter bunny, tell him a joke, hell think its funny. Simply telling a young child not to talk to strangers is confusing if they are not sure what a stranger really is. Super cute vintage picture book entitled never talk to strangers, by irma joyce. The rhymes are fun, but the illustrations just rock. This book brilliantly highlights situations that children will find themselves inwhether theyre at home and the doorbell rings, or playing in the park, or mailing a letter on their streetand tells them what to do if a stranger always portrayed as a.
Never talk to strangers if you are hanging from a trapezeand up sneaks a camel with bony knees, remember this rule, if you pleasenever talk to strangers. As a parent, you have the privilege of teaching your child all about the wonderful world we live in. First published in 1967, never talk to strangers relays a message more timely and important than ever. Part 1 features travelrelated safety tips such as wearing seat belts, obeying pedestrian crossing signals, etc. He illustrated never talk to strangers written by irma joyce, first published by golden books in 1967. The is a paperback copy of never talk to strangers, by irma joyce, 1967, which provides the sound advice of teaching your child to never accept rides from strangers, staying close in busy places, not to answer the door when youre not home and to talk to your children about safety in a positive nonscary way.
In celebration, we have decided to focus on childrens books that teach safety. Never talk to strangers by irma joyce is a great book for the, sometimes scary topic, about strangers. Never ever talk to strangers is part of my classroom set of books to help teach preschool age children the concept of what is a stranger and why they should not talk to them. So while the kids roll with laughter literally at joyces silly rhymes, they learn and remember the principles behind the humor. Inspire a love of reading with prime book box for kids discover delightful childrens books with prime book box, a subscription that delivers new books every 1. The boy bear scares her little sister through all the books telling. Teaching your child about strangers familyeducation.
Author interview margaret peterson haddix, author of. Never talk to strangers irma joyce george buckett vintage. Never ever talk to strangers writing for kids while. Childrens books that arent hysterical about stranger danger. This rhyming story shows large animals approaching kids to talk in various scenarios. Read along with weston as he reads the book never talk to strangers. When you talk to your children about abduction prevention, dont focus on warning them about certain types of people. This book brilliantly highlights situations that children will find themselves inwhether theyre at home and the doorbell rings, or playing in the park, or mailing a letter on their streetand tells them what to do if a stranger always portrayed as a large animal, such as a rhino approaches. A voiding strangers will not help if the abductor is a family member, neighbor, or family acquaintance. The second half of the story defines stranger, emphasizing that the otherwise unknown anthropomorphic animals are okay to talk to if they are introduced to you by a trusted source.
Despite the oftquoted adage to write what you know, anne marie pace has never been a bear, a vampire, or a ballerina. Read and reinforce concepts with your child, talk about what a stranger is and give scenarios to. Various situations in which a child should never talk to strangers are shown. This book brilliantly highlights situations that children will find themselves inwhether theyre at home and the doorbell rings, or playing in the park, or mailing a letter on their streetand tells them what to do if a stranger. This book brilliantly highlights situations that children will find themselves inwhether theyre at home and the doorbell. This is a great book for children from the ages of three to kindergarten.
Theres a childrens book entitled never talk to strangers, which basically tells readers not to talk to strangers and defines the word stranger. A safety book that i like but my kids have not yet shown much interest in, i think its because the illustrations are only one color is, my body is private. Never talk to strangers irma joyce george buckett golden press, 1971 another found in my mothers attic, im loving these big golden books. Excellent for children of all ages to learn this important lessonnever talk to strangers. In every situation, the kids are urged to never talk to strangers even if its a leaping leopard or a grizzly bear. I need books that are not the strangers are eviltype, but more along the lines of, we can talk to strangers but we shouldnt go places with them. We follow this lesson with a visit from our community service officer from the local sheriffs department that is assigned to our school to continue the lesson for my fouryearold class. And yet theres one book on my daughters shelf whose message i cant help but find dubious in our modern age.
Along with lesson the pages are filled with colourful artwork. Apr 1, 2014 safety lesson, never talk to strangers by irma joyce. Originally released in 1967, this new edition has been revamped to appeal. Vintage picture book never talk to strangers 1967 rare childrens. In i had a bad dream, jasons bigbrotherly concern for patricks safety results in a nightmare for. Margaret peterson haddix has written more than 40 books for children and young adults which have been translated into more than 20 different languages and have received numerous honors, including new york times bestseller status, the international reading associations childrens book award and they have won spots on the american library associations lists of best books. Join amber as she reads the very valuable childrens book never talk to strangers by irma joyce. She is the author of never ever talk to strangers and a teacher for bear, both published by scholastic book clubs. Nor do you want to terrorize your child, making him paranoid and scared of everyone by dwelling on such unpleasant possibilities as kidnapping, rape, and murder. The conclusion in each instance, indeed the moral of the story, is found in the book s title.289 1478 836 1502 1210 1008 661 397 1469 220 915 1626 626 1663 1028 5 330 1584 1098 199 25 723 864 750 844 414 1480 1497 1520 77 213 1110 1502 658 6 822 1572 1605 384 95 715 1078 961 933 477 117 598 645 1264