This title speaks directly to the child or teenager about common issues such as recognizing confidence, being afraid of mistakes, comparing yourself to others, to help build their confidence and self-esteem. Uncluttered pages and use of clear headings, colourful diagrams and images makes it easy to read.
If any child or teenager you are working with answers no to:
Then the information shared in this title can help to turning those NOs into know-how? Being Me is loaded with tips and advice for taking on everyday challenges and for building up confidence and self-esteem. Inside they will find lots of ways to explore strengths and feel more confident in school, with friends...with everything!
The book opens with the question: "How are you feeling today?" And this leads on to a spread by spread presentation of a wide range of feelings, including: Happy Sad Excited Bored Interested Angry Upset Calm Silly Lonely Scared Safe Embarrassed Shy Confident Worried Jealous Satisfied The final spread is about Feeling Better because sharing and talking about feelings helps us to feel better. The approach and design follows The Great Big Book of Families, with lots of different children in lots of different situations, brief... More info
Have you ever felt really angry? So angry that you feel like you’re going to explode? Jake is an 8-year-old boy who gets angry about many things, like when he gets attacked by a zombie in his video game or when his older brother picks on him. One day Jake gets so upset he thinks his brain is going crazy! What does Jake do? Can he find a way to calm down and manage his anger? *Author Bio:* *Michelle Karavas* is a child psychologist and has worked for the Department... More info
Establishing patterns of a healthy diet, exercise, and sleep helps children stay physically active, make friends, learn well, and enjoy emotional health—all of which lead to greater happiness. Children’s health and confidence can increase as they become more aware of their own unique bodies and abilities, and as they incorporate the self-care principles presented in this warm and encouraging book. A section for adults includes advice for motivating kids and teaching about being healthy at home, at school, and in childcare. *Being the Best Me Series:* From the author of the... More info