If you answered yes, then Parent Talk! is the book you need. Never be at a loss for words again with the teacher, the school administrator, or your child!
Author: Cheli Cerra
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
A must-have book for all parents! Parent Talk! provides practical advice to help parents communicate with their child and their child's school, featuring an easy, fast-moving format with sample role-playing situations, parent-to-parent tips, sample letters, and checklists to help you stay on track. Authors Cheli Cerra and Ruth Jacoby identify 52 common school situations and offer expert guidance based on their experiences as parents and school principals. Do you want to: * Be comfortable when speaking with your child's teacher? * Know exactly what to do if your child is failing? * Know exactly what to say at parent conferences? * Learn how to deal with a variety of school issues? If you answered yes, then Parent Talk! is the book you need. Never be at a loss for words again with the teacher, the school administrator, or your child! "Cheli Cerra and Ruth Jacoby have written what is arguably the most comprehensive guide for parents in education today. Conscientious parents across the board will benefit from their wise perspective, gained from a combined fifty-plus years on the front line in education. Parent Talk! helps put parents back into the schools with confidence!" --Carolina Fernandez Author of ROCKET MOM!: 7 Strategies to Blast You into Brilliance
Here's help from bestselling communications expert Suzette Haden Elgin. As the mother of five and grandmother of nine, Dr. Elgin has spent a lifetime talking with kids both personally and professionally.
Author: Suzette Haden Elgin
Do you ever feel as if you and your child speak different languages? Does your teenager fly into a rage when you ask a simple question? Does your toddler wage the Battle of Bedtime each night? Here's help from bestselling communications expert Suzette Haden Elgin. As the mother of five and grandmother of nine, Dr. Elgin has spent a lifetime talking with kids both personally and professionally. In this refreshingly direct and down-to-earth book, she shows you how to talk to your child about anything and everything--positively, productively, and above all, peacefully. Her personal approach employs realistic parent/child scenarios and dialogues to illustrate how it is possible to have communication without confrontation. Her techniques will help you: * Be a better listener * Speak firmly, yet compassionately * Spot early warning signs such as anger, sulking, and moodiness * Handle a wide variety of problems, from bedtime and bathtime encounters to more serious issues such as self-esteem, teen pregnancy, and drug abuse * Give special attention to the needs of a technically savvy "cyberchild"
People communicate most effectively when they are able to select the right words
. This requires a rich vocabulary that can be used responsively and appropriately
as the situation demands . One would not talk to a child the same way as to a ...
Author: Bert Decker
Publisher: Los Altos, Ca. : Crisp Publications Incorporated c1988.
What Decker does in this small package is deliver a guide developing a complete face-to-face personal style.
How to Build a Coparenting Relationship ( Even When You Think You Can't ) ·
The Hard Facts About Divorce · In Their Own Words 25 1 How Children
Experience Divorce The Art of Discipline · The Art of Communicating with
Author: M. Gary Neuman
Publisher: Random House Incorporated
The creator of the Sandcastles Divorce Therapy Program presents a practical guide to help children deal with divorce, including suggestions for parents on what to say
What goes on between parent and child is the child ' s introduction to all human
relationships . A parent who is ... or sympathy on the part of the parent . The art of
communicating with a child comes more easily to some adults than to others , but
Author: Miles Albert Tinker
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies
Suggestions on how to prepare young children for reading.
For example , if he tells you he is a dog , offer him a pretend bone . For additional
activities to help your child learn language and other skills , see Chapters 5
through 8 . Your baby has been learning the art of communicating since his first
Author: Dorothy P. Dougherty
Offers advice on how parents can develop their infants' communication skills by using teaching skills such as describing, explaining, and comparing.
This practical guide identifies the child and their relationship with the adult as the basis upon which real communication can be made.
Author: Pat Petrie
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
For those working with children, effective communication is a crucial part of building relationships and encouraging children's emotional and intellectual development. This practical guide identifies the child and their relationship with the adult as the basis upon which real communication can be made. Topics covered include non-verbal communication, attentive listening, empathy, the part played by questions, working constructively with conflict and criticism, and communicating in groups. It also draws on the innovative ideas found in social pedagogic theory and practice, such as communicating with your head, hands and heart and how to differentiate between the personal, the professional and the private in your interactions. The book contains exercises, topics for personal reflection or group discussion, and suggestions for observations. This will be an excellent source of advice and ideas for all those in the children's workforce including early years professionals, teachers, social workers, counsellors and practitioners working with children in care, including foster carers.
Learning and speech Learning to talk is one of the most important intellectual
lessons that your child will ever master . Without it ... Talk to your child Your child
is learning the art of communication , so make sure that you communicate with
Author: Miriam Stoppard
A fully illustrated handbook to help new parents cope with every aspect of child care. DAY-BY-DAY BABY CARE features hundreds of marvelous two-color diagrams, and black-and-white photos illustrating every daily routine--from holding to feeding to bathing to diapering to dressing your new baby. Turn to this book for help in solving problems on the spot. You'll pick it up almost as often as you pick up your baby.
How can art help your child heal? By helping ... Your child might have an easier
time discussing a difficult situation if she creates art while talking. ... By being a
useful form of communication for children with developmental delays or
Author: Richard Saul Wurman
Publisher: T O P
Questions and answers regarding children age 0 to age 3.
ART. OF. COMMUNICATION. What does communication have to do with
sexuality? Everything! When children learn how to communicate their needs,
their concerns, and their feelings, they nurture their own sense of individuality
and sexuality ...
Author: Chrystal De Freitas
Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Incorporated
Explains how to promote healthy sexual attitudes in young people and offers advice on talking to children of different ages about the facts of life
In 'Baby Talk', Monica Devine, a seasoned expert in the field of speech and language pathology, helps parents to enhance communication skills in the early stages of infancy and toddler hood through a delightful array of age-appropriate ...
Author: Monica Devine
Publisher: Da Capo Lifelong Books
A parent's journey through the early years of a child's life is composed of exciting and surprisingly rapid changes in its growth. In 'Baby Talk', Monica Devine, a seasoned expert in the field of speech and language pathology, helps parents to enhance communication skills in the early stages of infancy and toddler hood through a delightful array of age-appropriate activities and games which are typically built into daily routines.
A child learns very early in her first year of life that gesture has a meaning as well
as words . ... DEFINITION non - verbal communication any action or gesture or
use of the body which communicates information without making use of speech ;
also referred to as ... DO THIS ! a ) Visit a local art gallery on your own and select
a picture which you would like to show to a small group of children aged about 4.
Author: Penny Mukherji
Publisher: Nelson Thornes
An understanding of the way in which children's language and literacy develop is essential when working in an early years setting. This concise and accessible text outlines all the key issues in the area and explains the nature of language, the theories and sequence of language development and the development of reading, writing, listening and speaking skills. The book also includes chapters on bilingualism, communication problems and working with the child who is deaf. Written by authors with many years' teaching in the field, this book will be valuable to all students of early years, health and social care, psychology, nursing and speech therapy courses and practitioners in these fields.
expression and your ability to communicate your feelings to them as a child
without consequence, you must begin questioning if God would send someone
else into your adulthood to further nourish that same seed of shame? The
inability to ...
Author: Demetrius Malone
Publisher: Demetrius Malone
Yella Box & The Art of The Exit is the intense and astonishing journey of one man’s fight to find his purpose and free his children from a lifetime of deadly abuse, trauma, mental illness and a kidnapping that plagued his family with suffering. From the shadows of darkness, Demetrius Malone rises to become a serial entrepreneur, minister, and personal coach. Written in a raw and brutally honest fashion, Demetrius lays it all on the table in this- at time dark and gruesome memoir. In vivid detail, Demetrius takes readers into the moment at age eight when he hatched the plan to murder the pedophile who had molested him. While detailing the events of his broken childhood and rise to great success, Demetrius shares the greatest life lessons and skills applicable for readers when experiencing toxic friends, family members, and partners. Demetrius Malone’s epic tale of misfortune and resurrection will leave you breathless, heartbroken, inspired, and informed. This gripping memoir will give you the tools you need to defy all the prisons of your past and become the best version of yourself mentally, physically, and spiritually. There is beauty in healing, there is beauty in recovery, and there is an art to the exit.
A guide to programs currently available on video in the areas of movies/entertainment, general interest/education, sports/recreation, fine arts, health/science, business/industry, children/juvenile, how-to/instruction.
use fun creativity to speak to the heart of your child is the art of make - believe . 2 .
Your Child Longs ... Vital Heart Messages Are Communicated Do you realize all
the vital heart messages you normally communicate to your child every day ?
Author: Dena S. Boswell
Publisher: Thomas Nelson Publishers
This unique parenting book teaches parents how to cultivate friendships with their kids through the art of creative play. Creativity is the language of the heart, and when parents learn to speak and understand that language through playing games with their children, they develop a communication that goes beyond words and forge a bond with their children that lasts a lifetime.
Twins may find it easier and more comfortable to focus their verbal
communication toward their sibling , rather than struggle to communicate with
other children who may not understand . If your twins are slower than their peers
to communicate ...
Author: Patricia Maxwell Malmstrom
From pregnancy to the college years, an informed, up-to-date guide to raising twins covers such areas as soothing sibling rivalry, cultivating unique personalities in twins, and coping with the financial demands of raising them. Original.