Keys to Parenting Your Anxious Child (Barron's Parenting Keys) -- by Katharina Manassis (Author) (Book - Parent)
From the publisher-"Why are some children anxious, and how do their anxieties develop? An expert answers these questions as she describes various kinds of anxiety-related behavior commonly observed in...
Age groups: Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5), Adolescence (13-21), School Age (6-12), Toddlerhood (1-3)
Learning to Slow Down and Pay Attention: A Book for Kids About ADD, 2nd Edition (Book - Parent/Child)
"...for ages 6-10...fun, friendly workbook with original cartoons and funny graphics to give kids important clues for behavior...positive, upbeat and straightforward." -Annotation
Ages 6 years - 12 years.
Countdown to Kindergarten -- by Allison McGhee (Author) (Book - Child)
"It's just ten days before kindergarten, and this little girl has heard all there is to know--from a first grader--about what it's going to be like. You can't bring your cat, you can't bring a stuffed...
Ages 4 years - 8 years.
The Warrior Method : A Parents' Guide to Rearing Healthy Black Boys -- by Raymond Winbrush (Author) (Book - Parent)
"Winbush's comprehensive, Afro-centric program partakes of the ceremonial e.g., wearing "Kente cloth" and the practical, such as investment lessons. Though highly organized e.g., "Ten Commitments of...
Ages 13 years and up.
Study Strategies Made Easy -- by Harvey Parker, Leslie Davis, Sandi Sirotowitz (Authors) (Book - Child)
"Designed by leading educational specialists to teach valuable study skills to students in grades six through twelve. It teaches students how to learn--the true key to acquiring knowledge. Strategies...
Ages 10 years - 18 years.
Sam and Gram and the First Day of School -- by George Ulrich, Diane Blomberg (Authors) (Book)
"Gram helps Sam get ready for the big day! Fast-paced and fun, with vivid, cheery illustrations, this book takes the child reader hour-by-hour through a typical first day at school? so a child will...
Age groups: Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5)
The Creative Professional : Learning to Teach 14-19-Year-Olds -- by Kate Ashcroft, David James (Authors) (Book - Parent)
"A thought-provoking and practical book which is an essential and accessible text for new teachers and others who want to make sure that their work with students is innovative and exciting. It is...
Age groups: Adolescence (13-21)
New American Blues: A Journey through Poverty to Democracy -- by Earl Shorris (Author) (Book)
"Shorris takes us inside the lives of the so that we understand who they are and see through their eyes the "surround of force" that is their horizon, that prevents them from achieving a full and true...
Age groups: Adulthood (22+)
Arthur, for the Very First Time -- by Patricia MacLachlan (Author) (Book - Child)
"The Newbery Medal-winning author's first book tells of a boy's spending the summer away from home, and how he learns to look at the world in different ways." From Publishers Weekly
Age groups: School Age (6-12)
The Night Swimmers -- by Betsy Byars (Author) (Book - Child)
"Wither their mother dead and their father working nights, Retta tries to be mother to her younger brothers." From Card Catalog
Age groups: School Age (6-12)