The Zodiac Race
Tazzie the Tiger
Join Tazzie the Tiger in his story about the Zodiac Race, where he learns about RESPECT and how to be HUMBLE.
Being the king of the jungle, Tazzie starts off being a very proud tiger. He thinks he is going to win the zodiac race and doesn’t respect others. However, something unexpected happens, and he only ends up in third place. He loses to the smaller Rat and slower Ox, and he can’t believe it! In the end, he learns to be humble and respect others for who they are.
Who is over-confident and celebrates winning even before the race?
What place does Tazzie the Tiger get in the Zodiac Race?
Who finishes the race in front of the Tiger?
Why did the Tiger start late for the race?
If you were the Tiger, what would you have done differently?
What does the word Respect mean to you? Can you list out other words that mean the same thing? (Thoughtfulness, considerate, attentive, courteous, polite, high regard)
Make a list of people that you respect. Share with others why you respect them.
What are some things that people say that are respectful? (Please, Thank you, I’m sorry, I appreciate that)
What are some things that people do that are respectful? (Hold the door, Press the lift, Let you sit on their seat on the bus, Not talking back, Listen without interrupting)
Do we show respect only to people? Or can we show it to animals? How about our environment and the world?
What are some ways you can show respect to your teacher?
What are some ways you can show respect to your parents?
What are some ways you can show respect to your friends?