MHA staff present Kids On The Block a series of puppet skits to 3rd grade classrooms in Allen County schools hoping to enhance tolerance and respect for all individuals. The Kids On The Block puppets depict children dealing with:
These puppet skits encourage children to be accepting and respectful of all individuals. For more information please contact us at 260-422-6441.
Thanks to our funders we have provided the following numbers of skits per school year. We couldn't do it with out them.
“I think it’s just great the way it is! I’m amazed at how the students relate/talk to the puppets.”
“No – How can you improve perfect?”
“I really liked the topic of learning disorders; this was very informative for the kids and we discussed as a class what this really means.”
“The topics covered in this program are awesome! I repeatedly refer back to our presentations through out the year. The topics of bullying and peer pressure com up most often.”
“My attendance when you come is always 100% and love how the puppets answer questions.”
“I feel this program is very beneficial for our students. The presenters present the information in a very kid friendly manner that draws the students into productive discussions.”
“This is the best program we have all year! We always look forward to it! The kids are always engaged and entertained! ( So am I!)”