How Kids Make Friends

Author : Lonnie Michelle
ISBN : 0963815210
Genre : Philosophy
File Size : 83.11 MB
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Describes how to meet people, the qualities that make a good friend, and activities for friends to do together.
Category: Philosophy

Activities For Building Character And Social Emotional Learning Grades 3 5

Author : Katia S. Petersen
ISBN : 9781575426662
Genre : Education
File Size : 73.60 MB
Format : PDF
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Build attitudes of respect and caring, reduce problem behaviors, empower students to solve problems, and educate the whole child with this flexible, user-friendly activity guide. The lessons' literature-based connections allow teachers to "build in" rather than "add on" social-emotional learning (SEL) throughout the day. Field-tested in classrooms across the United States, these activities when fully implemented have resulted in improved school climate, greater parent engagement, increased academic achievement, and reduction in discipline referrals. Features of the book include: 100+ easy-to-implement year-round activities that integrate info the daily curriculum in all subject areas Monthly themes focused on empathy, bullying prevention, teamwork, decision-making, and more Concise lesson formats (Read, Discuss, Do, Relate) Discussion and writing prompts Built-in assessments Digital content includes all of the book's reproducible forms.
Category: Education

Can We Be Friends

Author : John Burstein
ISBN : 077874793X
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
File Size : 49.43 MB
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Children who belong to healthy peer groups are generally happier and function at a higher level. Will You Be My Friend? helps young students learn the steps it takes to meet, make, and keep a friend.
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Shyness Solution

Author : Catherine Gillet
ISBN : 9781440504914
Genre : Self-Help
File Size : 31.54 MB
Format : PDF
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Proven advice for dealing with shyness--in any situation! Do you ever agonize over party invitations? Steer clear of acquaintances at the grocery store? Let everyone else drive the conversation, even when you've got something important to contribute? With The Shyness Solution, you can learn to accept and embrace your shyness in more effective ways: Too Shy? - A questionnaire helps you determine not only the level of your shyness, but your strengths and weaknesses as well. Subtle Charm - Bashful people can be alluring! Learn techniques to draw people to you. Once Bitten - Burned by love in the past? Your current reserve could simply be a defensive reaction to a past relationship. Life of the Party - Play up the mysterious aspect of your shyness, and you'll find yourself the center of attention after all. Whether you're working with colleagues on a project, developing a new relationship, or socializing with guests at a party, you will feel at ease in your own skin and be able to confidently interact with those around you.
Category: Self-Help

Getting Through To Your Kids

Author : Michael H. Popkin
ISBN : 9781101203149
Genre : Family & Relationships
File Size : 80.95 MB
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From toddlers to teens, children are full of questions. While we all want to give the right answers, we don't always know whether to be detailed or discreet, protective or honest. Drawn from the advice and experiences of dozens of psychological, medical, and educational experts, as well as countless parents, this timely and telling book offers answers to all the questions kids are bound to ask. Learn: * How to jumpstart a conversation and simplify complicated topics * How to know the best age to talk about sex, drugs, and other subjects * Why once isn't always enough-and why some topics need to be revisited * Whether some questions are best left unanswered * How to gain a child's confidence and respect
Category: Family & Relationships

The Hundred Dresses An Instructional Guide For Literature

Author : Jodene Smith
ISBN : 9781425835293
Genre : Education
File Size : 49.90 MB
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This standards-based instructional guide for literature will help support students as they read the novel The Hundred Dress, an inspirational story of a Polish girl who is bullied by her classmates for wearing the same dress every day. Using the engaging activities and lessons, students will learn how to use close reading techniques, respond to text-dependent questions, analyze the text to determine meaning, make summaries, and more. This invaluable resource is key to support the rich exploration of literature in today's classrooms.
Category: Education

When Friendship Hurts

Author : Jan Yager
ISBN : 0743211456
Genre : Self-Help
File Size : 61.42 MB
Format : PDF
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"HOW COULD YOU DO THAT TO ME?" We've all had friendships that have gone bad. Whether it takes the form of a simple yet inexplicable estrangement or a devastating betrayal, a failed friendship can make your life miserable, threaten your success at work or school, and even undermine your romantic relationships. Finally there is help. In When Friendship Hurts, Jan Yager, recognized internationally as a leading expert on friendship, explores what causes friendships to falter and explains how to mend them -- or end them. In this straightforward, illuminating book filled with dozens of quizzes and real-life examples, Yager covers all the bases, including: The twenty-one types of negative friends -- a rogues' gallery featuring such familiar types as the Blood-sucker, the Fault-finder, the Promise Breaker, and the Copycat How to recognize destructive friends as well as how to find ideal ones The e-mail effect -- how electronic communication has changed friendships for both the better and the worse The misuse of friendship at work -- how to deal with a co-worker's lies, deceit, or attempts at revenge How to stop obsessing about a failed friendship And much more The first highly prescriptive book to focus on the complexities of friendship, When Friendship Hurts demonstrates how, why, and when to let go of bad friends and how to develop the positive friendships that enrich our lives on every level. For everyone who has ever wondered about friends who betray, hurt, or reject them, this authoritative book provides invaluable insights and advice to resolve the problem once and for all.
Category: Self-Help

Children S Writer And Illustrator Market 96

Author : Alice P. Buening
ISBN : 0898797144
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
File Size : 25.39 MB
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Combines two key aspects of children's publishing--writing and illustrating--in a single volume of book-publishing and magazine markets and offers advice from professionals on the subject
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

School Library Journal

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ISBN : PSU:000070393651
Genre : Children's libraries
File Size : 35.88 MB
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Category: Children's libraries