A book about Howard Gardner’s Theory of Multiple Intelligences
Authored by Mary R. Massey Ed.D. Illustrated by April Bensch
Emme, the People SMART Princess is the 7th book in Dr. Mary Massey’s SMART Parts series. This series introduces children and adults to Dr. Howard Gardner’s Theory of Multiple Intelligences, through a child-friendly story and colorful illustrations. Emme’s character, from the award-winning series introductory book, Ellie Rae Discovers Eight Ways to be SMART, joins her friends in recognizing and honoring each of their SMART parts. Emme is People SMART. She is a leader and enjoys participating in sports and group activities. This story, with a rhyming text, features Emme and her little sister, Lacey. It focuses on the Interpersonal Intelligence, but makes note of all eight intelligences through the eight characters featured throughout the series.