Charlie is an eight-year-old boy who has just started a new school year as a third-grader in Ms. Davis’s class. He is extremely excited to be back at school with his best friend, Ryder, by his side. Charlie begins to realize that he doesn’t learn quite as quickly as some of the other students in his class, including Ryder. Charlie is introduced to the resource room teacher, Ms. Kennan. Read to find out about how Charlie’s journey takes an unexpected turn as Ms. Kennan becomes part of his learning experience.