Reality TV, constant status updates, endless selfies, and publicly posted videos that document everything from first steps to falling flat on your face today s kids are growing up with a very unique sense of self. This book challenges kids to ask themselves the question, What does it mean to be me?, and gives them the scientific and sociological tools to really explore the answers. Using a playful approach that incorporates visual puzzles, quizzes, memory tests, and other fun tactics, The Ultimate Book About Me delves into the real facts behind deeply engaging questions like:
Am I really unique? How well do I know my body?What does it mean to be a boy or a girl?How do I remember things? How much of me will survive beyond my lifetime? Tons of colorful graphics help convey the subject matter (from the inner workings of the brain to hormones and genetics) in a kid-friendly format. A glossary provides deeper understanding. Full-color illustrations throughout.