Donnie Learns How To Do What He SaysDonnie Learns How To Do What He Says

Donnie learns the value of keeping his word. Donnie promised his friend Billy to go for a walk in the woods, but when Billy shows up, Donnie doesn’t keep his promise. His mother takes him to feed deer in the woods near his home. She reminds him of his promise to bring food to help the deer prepare for winter. Donnie learns that others depend on him. When he realizes the importance of keeping his promise, he sets off to apologize to Billy.

The book helps young children realize the value of commitment. The story is beautifully told, in words any child can easily relate to and understand. Donnie Learns How To Do What He Says is the fifth book in the Donnie Learns series on values for young people. Click here to buy now at

Donnie Learns: An excellent teaching tool
for the Common Core Curriculum
Grade 1 > Unit 3 > Life Lessons