Ages 4-7. For years The Band-Aid Chicken storybook has been a favorite of counselors and teachers. Now in full color, this story written for young students has not only taught thousands of children about the unhappiness that is caused by bullying and harassment, but also about the advantages of courageous behavior and standing up for what you believe to be right. Band-Aid Chicken enters the barnyard excited to make new friends. She soon discovers that to be accepted she must endure a painful initiation. When a new chicken arrives, she refuses to participate in the ritual, proving it isn’t necessary to do what others want just to be accepted.