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Rules and Responsibilities: A picture book about following rules and taking responsibility.

Rules and Responsibilities

illustrated by Hanane Kai

“Rules help us take care of ourselves, each other, and the places and things around us.” Rules and Responsibilities helps kids understand what rules are and the consequences of not following rules. National and international laws are also included in the discussion.

Beyond following rules and obeying laws, this picture books also explains what being responsible is and how kids can take responsibility for their actions.

“You can be a responsible person too! You can help make rules at home and school. You can make sure you respect and follow the rules and laws that affect you. You can also take more responsibility for the world around you.”

A glossary and additional resources can be found at the back of the book.
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Hardcover $12.99 85799 Hardcover 85799 $12.99
ISBN: 978-1-63198-579-9
Reading Level: Grade 3
Interest Level: Ages 6–10
Guided Reading Level: N
​Lexile Measure: 640L
Illustrated: color illust.
Trim Size: 8.5" x 8.5"
Page Count: 32
  • Common Core State Standards


  • ASCA Mindsets & Behaviors for Student Success

    MS.1, MS.2, MS.3, MS.5, MS.6, BS.LS.1, BS.LS.2, BS.LS.4, BS.LS.6, BS.LS.9, BS.SMS.1, BS.SMS.2, BS.SMS.7, BS.SMS.10, BS.SS.1, BS.SS.2, BS.SS.3, BS.SS.4, BS.SS.5, BS.SS.6, BS.SS.7, BS.SS.8, BS.SS.9

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