Barnes & Noble Raising Your Spirited Child: A Guide for Parents Whose Child Is More Intense, Sensitive, Perceptive, Persistent, Energetic

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Raising Your Spirited Child: A Guide for Parents Whose Child Is More Intense, Sensitive, Perceptive, Persistent, Energetic
Raising Your Spirited Child: A Guide for Parents Whose Child Is More Intense, Sensitive, Perceptive, Persistent, Energetic
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Newly revised, featuring the most up-to-date research, effective strategies, and real-life stories The spirited child often called "difficult" or "strong-willed" possesses traits we value in adults yet find challenging in children. Research... shows that spirited kids are wired to be "more" by temperament, they are more intense, sensitive, perceptive, persistent, and uncomfortable with change than the average child. In this revised edition of the award-winning classic, voted one of the top twenty books for parents, Kurcinka provides vivid examples and a refreshingly positive viewpoint. Raising Your Spirited Child will help you: understand your child s­ and your own temperamental traits discover the power of positive rather than negative labels cope with the tantrums and power struggles when they do occur plan for success with a simple four-step program develop strategies for handling mealtimes, sibling rivalry, bedtimes, holidays, and school, among other situations "A spirited child, often called difficult or strong-willed, has certain needs that may make parents feel overwhelmed and frustrated; this book explains how to understand and nurture these special children." Read More

Brand: Millbrook Press
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Congratulations, insect parents-to-be! You're about to meet your squirmy, wormy bundles of joy. They're called larvae. Read this b...ook to find out where to lay your eggs, how many babies to expect, what they'll eat, and how to keep them safe from harm. Whether you're a butterfly or a bee, a moth or a fly, a beetle or even a bloodsucking mosquito, you'll find answers to all your parenting questions here. Read More

Millbrook Press
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Congratulations, crocodilian parents-to-be! You have little ones on the way. They're called hatchlings. Read this book to find out... where to lay your eggs, how you'll know when the babies are ready to hatch, and what you and your babies will do all day long. Whether you're an alligator, caiman, crocodile, or even a funny-looking gharial, you'll find answers to all your parenting questions here. But there's one condition: don't eat the book! Read More

Brand: Millbrook Pr
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Congratulations, marsupial parents-to-be! You're about to meet your tiny bundles of joy. They're called joeys. Some are as small a...s a grain of rice when they're born! Read this book to find out how many babies to expect, how to help them find your pouch, and what those little joeys will do in there all day long. Whether you're a possum or an opossum, a kangaroo or a wallaby, a koala or even a shrieking Tasmanian devil, you'll find answers to all your parenting questions here. Read More

New World Library
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<DIV>Parents no longer have time to read long books about the theories of parenting. What they want are quick pieces of advice to their busy lifestyles and immediate needs. Dr. Jenn comes to the rescue with this fun yet useful book that offers 26 short chapters on everything from pets to being a sports parent to healthy relationships to food to keeping your marriage as much fun as it was before the children arrived.<br>Designed to be browsed or picked up from time to time for specific help, the book provides insight and guidance for any parent but focuses on those with toddlers to third grade. Upbeat, lively, and humorous, this book answers parents? most frequent questions about how to raise a healthy, well-adjusted child. Because every chapter is only a few pages long and can stand on its own, busy parents can read what they need when they need it.</DIV> Read More

Brand: Morning Glory Press
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<div>Sharing their personal experiences, pregnant and parenting teens offer young expectant mothers advice for carrying and delive...ring a healthy baby in this invaluable guide. Nutrition, childbirth preparation classes, potential labor and delivery experiences, and exercise are discussed, as are the risks of smoking, drinking alcohol, and taking drugs. The importance of staying in school, graduating, and gaining job skills is also stressed. Sensitive to the fact that many pregnant teens do not have a positive relationship with their baby's father, this book provides knowledge that will improve a young mother's chances of having a satisfying experience with or without a partner's assistance.</div><div> </div><div><div>La situación única de una adolescente embarazada está discutida en esta guía que ofrece consejos sobre la salud física durante el embarazo, la preparación para el alumbramiento, el parto natural o asistido y el cuidado del bebé. Nutrición que apoya el desarrollo sano del feto, clases de alumbramiento y ejercicios apropiados están discutidos, tal como los riesgos de fumar, beber alcohol y tomar drogas. Narrativas de adolescentes que ya han estado de parto introducen una variedad de experiencias de parto. Aunque el padre del bebé está discutido durante el libro entero, también presta atención extensa y práctica a la preparación para ser una madre sin pareja.</div><BR></div> Read More

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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The diagnosis of Type 1 diabetes affects not only your child but the whole family. You can raise a happy and healthy child by ensu...ring that your child has the right support team, a diabetes plan suitable for the child and management of the blood sugar levels. This book provides you with a guide about having the right team, keeping track of blood sugar, what to expect and having the right diabetes plan that includes exercise, an eating healthy guideline and meal plans , as well as, delicious recipes for your child and the whole family. Your child does not need special food. The book includes: 7 Breakfast recipes 7 Snack recipes 7 Lunch recipes 7 Dinner recipes 7 Dessert recipes and 7 drink recipes to enjoy! Nutritional information is also included. Read More

Houghton Mifflin
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The commonsense parent's guide to developing smart, healthy eating habits in their children<br /><br />Whether it's 24/7 snacking,... daily fast-food runs, or nonstop video-game marathons, nowadays it's tougher than ever to get kids to eat right and move more. Yet it is possible to encourage nutritious eating habits and a healthy active lifestyle in your kids?if you have the right tools. <i>Weight Watchers Eat! Move! Play! </i>gives you trusted information on how to develop and maintain the right habits for keeping the whole family happy and healthy.<br /><br />Designed to help you become a healthier role model for your children, <i>Weight Watchers Eat! Move! Play!</i> demystifies the four vitally important elements for a healthy lifestyle, including developing a positive body image; a taste for wholesome, nutritious foods; smart eating habits; and a love of physical activity. In addition, <i>Weight Watchers Eat! Move! Play!</i><br /><br />    ? Presents five simple rules that all families can live by for keeping the household fit <br />    ? Supplies quizzes and self-assessments for parents to understand their parenting styles better<br />    ? Explains what a healthy weight is for a child, while providing advice on how to talk to children?and their pediatricians?about healthy weight and nutrition<br />    ? Delivers hundreds of doable tips, ideas, and checklists to help parents implement the best practices for eating healthier and moving more<br />    ? Includes more than 75 kid-friendly recipes that encourage children?from toddlers to school-age to help out in the kitchen<br /><br /><i>Weight Watchers Eat! Move! Play!</i> shows that when followed consistently, just a few simple household rules and practices are all it takes to get and keep your family living a healthy, active lifestyle.<br /> <P> <SPAN class=h3color><B>Recipe Excerpts from <i>Weight Watchers Eat! Move! Play!</i></B></SPAN> </p> <TABLE cellPadding="0" width="100%"> <TBODY> <TR align=middle> <TD width="33%"> <IMG src="" border=0><BR> Oatmeal Pancakes with Blueberry-Maple Syrup </TD> <TD width="33%"> <IMG src="" border=0><BR> Hummus Heads </TD> <TD width="33%"> <IMG src="" border=0><BR> Fish Tacos with Mango Salsa </TD> </TR> </TBODY> </TABLE> </P> Read More

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<div>While most parents understand the importance of promoting literacy in their young children, they often aren't sure how to do This book provides guidance. Taking a “literacy-throughout-the-day? approach, the authors organize the book around spaces in the home-the kitchen, bedroom, living room, and so forth-and suggest fun, stimulating activities for building children's reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills in those spaces. Filled with tips, photos, milestones to watch for, and great ideas to try today, Beyond Bedtime Stories is essential reading. For use with Grades Infant-K.</div> Read More

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<div>Set your child on the path to reading success with this exciting collection of little books on favorite science topics: frogs..., baby animals, mammals, snow, seasons, and many more. These level B books feature engaging photos paired with simple text and are just right for readers with just a little bit of experience. Includes a mini-activity book, motivating stickers, and parent tips. A great way to help children step up to the next reading level with ease. For use with Grades PreK-1.</div> Read More

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<DIV>Jumpstart reading success with this big collection of motivating storybooks correlated with Guided Reading Level B. Most page...s of these full-color storybooks feature just one or two lines of simple, repetitive text to help children learn to read with ease and confidence. Includes a tip-filled parent guide. A great value!<br>Includes these 25 titles:<br>1. What Jumps?<br>2. In My Pocket<br>3. What do Monsters Eat?<br>4. Animal Crackers<br>5. Farm Twins<br>6. The Missing Monster<br>7. My Meatball<br>8. Growing Up<br>9. I Wish I Were a Bird<br>10. Tiny Things<br>11. Gingerbread Boy<br>12. What Flies?<br>13. Bigger<br>14. I Like Socks<br>15. Meet My Baby Brother<br>16. Come Over<br>17. Party Shapes<br>18. The Wheels on the Bus<br>19. Cloud Pictures<br>20. Ice Cream Scoops<br>21. Draw a Cat<br>22. What Grows on Trees?<br>23. Halloween<br>24. Great Hair<br>25. Clean Up, Clean Up! For use with Grades PreK-2.</div> Read More

Harris Communications
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<p>At a very young age, children are like sponges, absorbing everything they see and do, learning at an unprecedented rate. This a...bility to learn so quickly is what allows them to start speaking on an average between 10 months and 2 years old, and to pick up many grown-up mannerisms in infancy. American Sign Language (ASL) is the most recent discovery for infants, and is a very popular way of working their brains and teaching them not only an early form of communication, but the third-most spoken language in the United States. For those parents who teach their babies sign language at a young age and continue into childhood, it is possible for their child to learn quicker in school, and likely to be bilingual or even trilingual before reaching high school.<br><br>This book will guide every parent through the process of teaching an infant the necessary steps to understand beginning sign language. You will learn what you should expect from signing, from the basics of the program to the reactions you will get from your baby. You will learn how to get started by teaching yourself first, what the first signs you should focus on for your child, and when you should start teaching. You will learn how sign language can aid in the potty training process, and how it can help your child with his or her early learning and reading skills. You will be given a complete troubleshooting section with common problems you may encounter to help you when things do not go according to plan. You will also be given details about how to instruct and teach babysitters and nannies to use the same sign language while teaching your child.<br><br>Sign language experts, both for adults and children, have been interviewed and have provided their insight into how signing can change the interactions between you and your child. Learn how to develop signs as your child gets older and more cognitive, and how to combine signs into longer communications and even sentences well before he can speak. You will also learn how to start taming tantrums even before your child is 1 year old with sign language, and how to continue signing into older childhood, teaching your child full ASL and then branching out to additional options. Sign language is not only a great way to boost a child s intellect; it can help make your life much easier. <br><br>Unlike other books on this subject, this book will explore Deaf Culture and tips for teaching deaf and hard-of-hearing children sign language. It will also address how hearing children of deaf parents use sign language. The book also includes ways you can take use your new skill in signing and use it in different career opportunities. With this book, you'll share a different communication experience with your child and explore new possibilities.<br><br>Atlantic Publishing is a small, independent publishing company based in Ocala, Florida. Founded over twenty years ago in the company president?s garage, Atlantic Publishing has grown to become a renowned resource for non-fiction books. Today, over 450 titles are in print covering subjects such as small business, healthy living, management, finance, careers, and real estate. Atlantic Publishing prides itself on producing award winning, high-quality manuals that give readers up-to-date, pertinent information, real-world examples, and case studies with expert advice.  Every book has resources, contact information, and web sites of the products or companies discussed. <br><br><b><i>This Atlantic Publishing eBook was professionally written, edited, fact checked, proofed and designed. The print version of this book is 288 pages and you receive exactly the same content. Over the years our books have won dozens of book awards for content, cover design and interior design including the prestigious Benjamin Franklin award for excellence in publishing. We are proud of the high quality of our books and hope you will enjoy this eBook version. </b></i></p> Read More

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