It’s pure joy when you have a friend to bring out your best. They are not only fun to be around, but they encourage you to work harder and to be a better person. This Olympian story describes the friendship between two of the world’s be ski cross athletes, Kelsey Serwa and Brittany Phelan. Fighting for Olympic gold has strengthened their friendship.
Students will learn about the value of friendship and how being good friends means bringing out the best in each other.
Your students will explore the Joy through a story (written at grade 2-3, 4-5, and 6-7 reading levels) and a series of learning activities that explore the joys of friendship and active living.