About the Book
The Wish Prince is a project of the Rotary Club of Beaverton. It brings The Wish Prince bilingual (Spanish/English) book to third grade students within the Beaverton School District. The book is a charity project in service to children and building literacy in partnership with the Beaverton Rotary Foundation.
The book’s purpose is to help students learn to set goals by following five simple daily steps to develop the mindset and skills to achieve their goals and live their dreams. Secondary objectives are to support reading and to aid the transition from Spanish to English.
School assemblies are coordinated with school leaders to distribute the books for free. When her schedule permits, Janet Chvatal, the author, joins the assemblies to engage the students with song and inspiration.
The Wish Prince book helps young students learn the 5 core characteristics to help them Live their Dream! The 5 Crown Steps to build and protect your dreams are:
- Read and Reveal
- Plan and Prepare
- Sing and Sleep
- Act and Assist
- Repeat and Renew