Cool Down and Work Through Anger

Cool Down and Work Through Anger Author Cheri J. Meiners
ISBN-10 9781575427607
Year 2010-05-01
Pages 40
Language en
Publisher Free Spirit Publishing
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Everyone gets angry, so it’s never too early for children to learn to recognize feelings of anger, express them, and build skills for coping with anger in helpful, appropriate ways. Children learn that it is okay to feel angry—but not okay to hurt anyone with actions or words. They discover concrete skills for working through anger: self-calming, thinking, getting help from a trusted person, talking and listening, apologizing, being patient, and viewing others positively. Reassuring and supportive, the book helps preschool and primary-age children see that when they cool down and work through anger, they can feel peaceful again.

Cool Down and Work Through Anger

Cool Down and Work Through Anger Author Cheri J. Meiners
ISBN-10 9781575425474
Year 2010-05-01
Pages 40
Language en
Publisher Free Spirit Publishing
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Everyone gets angry, so it’s never too early for children to learn to recognize feelings of anger, express them, and build skills for coping with anger in helpful, appropriate ways. Children learn that it is okay to feel angry—but not okay to hurt anyone with actions or words. They discover concrete skills for working through anger: self-calming, thinking, getting help from a trusted person, talking and listening, apologizing, being patient, and viewing others positively. Reassuring and supportive, the book helps preschool and primary-age children see that when they cool down and work through anger, they can feel peaceful again.

Cool Down and Work Through Anger C lmate y supera la ira

Cool Down and Work Through Anger C  lmate y supera la ira Author Cheri J. Meiners
ISBN-10 9781575425870
Year 2014-09-15
Pages 40
Language en
Publisher Free Spirit Publishing
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Reassuring and supportive, this book helps preschool and primary children learn concrete social skills for anger management and discover that when they cool down and work through anger, they can feel peaceful again. The English-Spanish editions from the popular Learning to Get Along series help children learn, understand, and practice basic social and emotional skills. Real-life situations and lots of diversity make these read-aloud books appropriate for homes, childcare settings, and primary and special education classrooms. Presented in a social story format, each bilingual book includes a special section for adults, with discussion questions, games, activities, and tips that reinforce improving social skills.

Talk and Work It Out

Talk and Work It Out Author Cheri J. Meiners, M.Ed.
ISBN-10 9781575425252
Year 2014-12-16
Pages 40
Language en
Publisher Free Spirit Publishing
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Clear, simple language and realistic illustrations teach children the process of peaceful conflict resolution.

Join In and Play

Join In and Play Author Cheri J. Meiners
ISBN-10 9781575428024
Year 2003-12-15
Pages 40
Language en
Publisher Free Spirit Publishing
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It’s fun to make friends and play with others, but it’s not always easy to do. You have to make an effort, and you have to know the rules—like ask before joining in, take turns, play fair, and be a good sport. This book teaches the basics of cooperation, getting along, making friends, and being a friend. Includes ideas for games adults can use with kids to reinforce the skills being taught.

Understand and Care

Understand and Care Author Cheri J. Meiners
ISBN-10 9781575427942
Year 2003-08-15
Pages 40
Language en
Publisher Free Spirit Publishing
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Empathy is key to positive, healthy relationships. This book builds empathy in children. In clear, child-friendly words and illustrations, it helps them to understand that other people have feelings like theirs—and different from theirs. It guides children to show they care by listening to others and respecting their feelings. Includes questions to discuss and empathy games to play.

Listen and Learn

Listen and Learn Author Cheri J. Meiners
ISBN-10 9781575428000
Year 2003-03-15
Pages 40
Language en
Publisher Free Spirit Publishing
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Knowing how to listen is essential to learning, growing, and getting along with others. Simple words and inviting illustrations help children develop skills for listening, understand why it’s important to listen, and recognize the positive results of listening. Includes a note to teachers and parents, additional information for adults, and activities.

Be Polite and Kind

Be Polite and Kind Author Cheri J. Meiners
ISBN-10 9781575428031
Year 2003-12-15
Pages 40
Language en
Publisher Free Spirit Publishing
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When children are kind, courteous, and respectful, people enjoy being around them and reciprocate with the same behavior. This book helps kids understand the importance of showing politeness, speaking kindly, using basic courtesies (“please,” “thank you,” “excuse me”), and respecting the feelings of others. Scenarios and role-play activities help adults reinforce the book’s lessons.

Be Careful and Stay Safe

Be Careful and Stay Safe Author Cheri J. Meiners
ISBN-10 9781575428055
Year 2006-11-15
Pages 40
Language en
Publisher Free Spirit Publishing
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The world can seem so perilous, especially where our children are concerned. But even very young children can learn basic skills for staying safe in ordinary situations and preparing for emergencies. Without scaring kids (or alarming adults), this book teaches little ones how to avoid potentially dangerous situations, ask for help, follow directions, use things carefully, and plan ahead. Includes questions, activities, and safety games that reinforce the ideas being taught.

Share and Take Turns

Share and Take Turns Author Cheri J. Meiners
ISBN-10 1575427974
Year 2003-03-15
Pages 40
Language en
Publisher Free Spirit Publishing
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Sharing is a social skill all children need to learn—the sooner the better. Concrete examples and reinforcing illustrations help children practice sharing, understand how and why to share, and realize the benefits of sharing. Includes a note to teachers and parents, additional information for adults, and activities.

Respect and Take Care of Things

Respect and Take Care of Things Author Cheri J. Meiners
ISBN-10 9781575427980
Year 2004-09-15
Pages 40
Language en
Publisher Free Spirit Publishing
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Everything has a place. Things last longer when we take care of them. Respect, responsibility, and stewardship are concepts that even young children can relate to—because they have things they value. This book encourages children to pick up after themselves, put things back where they belong, and ask permission to use things that don’t belong to them. It also teaches simple environmental awareness: respecting and taking care of the earth. Includes ideas for adult-led activities and discussions.

When I Feel Afraid

When I Feel Afraid Author Cheri J. Meiners
ISBN-10 9781575427935
Year 2010-12-03
Pages 40
Language en
Publisher Free Spirit Publishing
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Children today have many fears, both real and imagined. Encouraging words and supportive illustrations guide children to face their fears and know where to turn for help. Little ones also learn simple ways to help themselves. Includes a special section for adults, with ideas for supporting children when they feel afraid and a list of additional resources.

Try and Stick with It

Try and Stick with It Author Cheri J. Meiners
ISBN-10 9781575427959
Year 2004-09-15
Pages 40
Language en
Publisher Free Spirit Publishing
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It’s hard to try new things—for adults as well as children. It’s even harder to stay the course when something is more difficult than we thought it would be, or when things don’t work out the way we hoped. Yet flexibility and perseverance are essential to success in all areas of life, at all ages and stages. This book introduces children to the benefits of trying something new and the basics of stick-to-it-iveness. Includes suggestions adults can use to reinforce the ideas and skills being taught.

Know and Follow Rules

Know and Follow Rules Author Cheri J. Meiners
ISBN-10 9781575428017
Year 2005-03-15
Pages 40
Language en
Publisher Free Spirit Publishing
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A child who can’t follow rules is a child who’s always in trouble. This book starts with simple reasons why we have rules: to help us stay safe, learn, be fair, and get along. Then it presents just four basic rules: “Listen,” “Best Work,” “Hands and Body to Myself,” and “Please and Thank You.” The focus throughout is on the positive sense of pride that comes with learning to follow rules. Includes questions and activities adults can use to reinforce the ideas and skills being taught.