A worksheet to use along with the book New Opportunities. The porcupine is the main character in the book, who experiences an accident resulting in a spinal cord injury. The book can be ordered in our store.
Illustrator: Dorothy Thompson Perez has a B.F.A. degree in communication/design from Kutztown University. She met Spiney (Michelle) through her son Aaron, who cherished Spiney as a teacher and was inspired by her spirit both before and after the accident. Dorothy has also worked on several books under the publisher Morehouse and Our Sunday Visitor.