Chip Taylor Communications

Subject: Guidance

Nilus the Sandman Series: Learning Values and Life Skills

Trying to teach core values and life skills during adolescence is quite a challenge. With that in mind helping guide 'tweens and teens in the real world becomes a bit easier when they enter the magical and musical dream kingdom of Nilus the Sandman; here possibilities are endless and the laws of nature cease to apply. Click for more

21. The Dream Doors (Facing Your Fears)

21. The Dream Doors (Facing Your Fears)

Bonnie is a young teenager with a nice personality, who gets along great with her friends, and can even play the saxophone. But competing in an upcoming musical contest has her all on edge. She falls asleep into the dream world of Nilus the Sandman, where she is flung out of a magical mystery bus and into the spotlight of a Greco-Roman arena; it's the match of the century! The greatest traits of Bonnie's personality have been animated into a team of characters. Her opponents? All of her worst fears. No matter what the challenge, there is nowhere to hide from her fears. Behind every door there is a ferocious lion waiting to devour her. Nilus has to brush up on his coaching skills to get this team past the terror behind the various dream doors. After she awakes, Bonnie understands that everyone has fears now and then and the best way to face this one is to get out there and give it her best shot. 05/08DE PI 30 min.

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