Warm up Listen again to Rubys Worry How do they think Ruby feels when she sees the boy? What do they think she might be thinking?
Read to the end of the book. How did Ruby get rid of her worry in the end? What do you think she learnt about being worried?
§After reading, encourage the children to tell you what they liked about the book.
Was there anything they disliked?
What did it make them think about?
Do they have any questions about the book?
How did it make them feel?
Has there ever been a time where anything like this has ever happened to them or to someone else they know?