After Sariyah comes home from gymnastics class feeling gloomy, Daddy helps Sariyah unpack why she is not her usual jolly self. Daddy discovers that an unpleasant encounter has left Sariyah questioning her appearance, so he teaches Sariyah to affirm and appreciate her beauty.
Children often struggle with their identity and self-worth, and when their peers reject them, they often lose confidence and self-esteem. Parents play a vital role in helping their children build and maintain their self-confidence. Along the way, parents can cultivate a necessary culture of respect for others’ differences.
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