My Life with Cerebral Palsy


Meet Charles! He likes music and being with his family. He also has cerebral palsy. Charles is real and so are his experiences. Learn about his life in this illustrated narrative nonfiction picture book for elementary students. Kids are naturally curious about differences and disabilities. Charles sheds light on his life, with the help of experienced children's author Mari Schuh. Because cerebral palsy makes it hard to control his muscles, Charles uses a wheelchair at school, and he does some things differently than ablebodied people. Let Charles tell you a little about his life. Colorful, realistic illustrations and a dyslexic friendly font promote accessibility. Includes tips for kids about interacting with someone who has cerebral palsy.