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The ABCs of Emergent Literacy The ABCs of Emergent Literacy / Nell Duke et al.

Bookjacket for The ABCs of Literacy: Preparing Our Children for Lifelong Learning

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The ABCs of Literacy: Preparing Our Children for Lifelong Learning The ABCs of Literacy: Preparing Our Children for Lifelong Learning / Cynthia Dollins

 Dollins  explains the benefits of reading aloud to preschool and early-elementary age children, and how to choose books to build reading and writing skills. Ideas include teaching about diversity; using poetry, chapter books, and informational texts; and asking questions, building coping skills through bibliotherapy, and making connections between reading and writing.


Bookjacket for  Brain rules for baby : how to raise a smart and happy child from zero to five.

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Brain rules for baby : how to raise a smart and happy child from zero to five. Brain rules for baby : how to raise a smart and happy child from zero to five. / John Medina
Instructs parents on raising intelligent and emotionally stable children, from newborns to toddlers, by encouraging healthy brain activity and development and debunking traditional and contemporary "brain-boosting" methods.

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Brain Rules for Baby: How to Raise a Smart and Happy Child from Zero to Five Brain Rules for Baby: How to Raise a Smart and Happy Child from Zero to Five / John Medina - 294 pages.

In this follow-up to his "New York Times" bestseller "Brain Rules," Medina reveals what the latest science says about how to raise smart and happy children.

 


Bookjacket for  Building Brains : 600 Activity Ideas for Young Children

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Building Brains : 600 Activity Ideas for Young Children Building Brains : 600 Activity Ideas for Young Children / Suzanne R. Gellens

Bookjacket for  Everyday Early Learning: Easy and Fun Activities and Toys from Stuff You Can Find around the House

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Everyday Early Learning: Easy and Fun Activities and Toys from Stuff You Can Find around the House Everyday Early Learning: Easy and Fun Activities and Toys from Stuff You Can Find around the House / Jeff A. Johnson

Johnson shows how parents and childcare providers can create inexpensive toys and games from household items.

 


Bookjacket for  Is This A Phase?: Child Development and Parent Strategies, Birth to 6 Years

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Is This A Phase?: Child Development and Parent Strategies, Birth to 6 Years Is This A Phase?: Child Development and Parent Strategies, Birth to 6 Years / Helen F. Neville - 220 pages.

Focusing on how brain development and temperament in young children affect their behaviour, Neville reassures parents about what's normal, what's not and when to get help. Based on recent scientific research and her own experience as a parent educator, she provides an overview of early childhood development and an alphabetical discussion of issues such as emotions, sex, television and toilet training as well as 70 charts for information-at-a-glance.

 


Bookjacket for  Mindful Discipline : A Loving Approach to Setting Limits and Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child

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Mindful Discipline : A Loving Approach to Setting Limits and Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child Mindful Discipline : A Loving Approach to Setting Limits and Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child / Shauna Shapiro, Chris White

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The Read-Aloud Handbook The Read-Aloud Handbook / Jim Trelease
"The classic million-copy bestselling handbook on reading aloud to children--revised and updated. Recommended by "Dear Abby" upon its first publication in 1982, millions of parents and educators have turned to Jim Trelease's beloved classic for more than three decades to help countless children become avid readers through awakening their imaginations and improving their language skills. It has also been a staple in schools of education for new teachers. This updated edition of The Read-Aloud Handbook discusses the benefits, the rewards, and the importance of reading aloud to children of a new generation. Supported by delightful anecdotes as well as the latest research (including the good and bad news on digital learning), The Read-Aloud Handbook offers proven techniques and strategies for helping children discover the pleasures of reading and setting them on the road to becoming lifelong readers"-- Provided by publisher.

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The Smarter Peschooler: Unlocking Your Child's Intellectual Potential The Smarter Peschooler: Unlocking Your Child's Intellectual Potential / Renee Mosiman

Arranged in a clear and accessible format, this award-winning guide presents the latest research on how to develop a child's intellect. Written to help parents create an enriched environment in and outside the home—the discussion breaks intelligence down into several capabilities, including critical thinking, problem solving, general knowledge, reading skills, vocabulary, oral comprehension, math skills, spatial ability, curiosity, and creativity.

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