It’s happened to all of us, but somehow it’s so much more painful when it happens to our kids! What do you do when your child comes home in tears because of mean kids? Here are some insights to help your child feel tough when the bullies get rough.
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Author Paul Smith firmly believes that everyone has a story to tell and that children learn best from stories, not lectures. He gathered more than 1,500 personal stories from around the world and selected the very best to create Parenting with a Story, a collection intended to aid parents as they teach their children important values.
Through experiencing this book, you will learn how deliberate gratitude can change every texture of your life.
What mother wouldn’t want her child to be cool and popular? Well, according to a recent study, being part of the “cool” crowd in middle school might not be all it’s cracked up to be by the time those same kids hit their 20’s.
Failure, owies, even heartbreak; why should we wish these on our children? Author Sadie McCurry takes a look at the lessons learned by our children when they experience “bad” things. Why, they may even learn resilience!
I have to admit, when I first looked at this book, I thought, “What do you need to write a whole book about this for? You just teach your kids to say ‘thank you’.” But after I spent some time with the book, I realized there was a lot more to this gratitude thing.
This month was a hard month to find books! I am still working on it but wanted to post what I had. I hope you are able to steal away some time with your children to read with them. It’s such a special way to help them learn and also feel your love. I cherish […]
Courage Booklist Here is a short booklist for this month’s value. Please add your input and suggestions. Hope you like it! The Berentstain Bears Get Stage Fright The Berentstain Bears Go Out for the Team The Giver – Lois Lowry Gathering Blue – Lois Lowry The Messenger – Lois Lowry The Empty Pot […]
Here are some great books that help teach about honesty. Feel free to add your favorite books that address honesty in the comments below. Happy reading! (Click on each book image to learn more about the book or make a list of the ones that look good and head to the library.)