I Am Different – Just Like You!: I Have Down SyndromeAuthor: Rebecca DalMolin : 2020
I Am Different, Just Like You! is a creative non-fiction children’s book that uses fun illustrations and real photos to explain what Down syndrome is and the remarkable things that people with Down syndrome are capable of doing. It showcases a little girl named Adella who, just like other little girls, loves to run, play, sing, and dance. But there are also things that make Adella different. One difference is t hat she has Down syndrome. As she explains what Down syndrome is, readers will find that there are things that make them different too, just like Adella. Discusses what Down syndrome is including cells, fetal development, and chromosomes Showcases various role models who also have Down syndrome, including Noelia Garella, John Cronin, Madeline Stuart, Frank Stephens, Lauren Potter, Melissa Reilly, Eli Reimer, and Isabella Springmuhl
Includes resources for parents and teachers.