Article Title

Oliver Finds His Way


Karen Abbott


Outstanding, Toddler, Preschool, Primary, Family, Lost, Finding the Way Home, Solving a Problem Alone, Staying Calm

Document Type

Book Review


Little Oliver is playing outside while Mama and Papa bear work at fall tasks. Oliver is distracted by a blowing yellow leaf and gives chase into the forest. Deeper and deeper he runs until he realizes that he is lost. Alone and afraid little Oliver begins to cry, but then he realizes that he needs get it together. What can he do to find his way back home? He roars and roars again until he hears an answering roar in the distance. Following the roars of his parents, Oliver is able to find his way back to familiar ground and to his loving parents.