Much research has been done into the benefits of touch for children. Touch can relax a child’s mind and body, increase their attentiveness and boost the immune system, among many other benefits.
Calm Kids—Massage Stories For Children has been developed with a child’s language in mind. Storytelling is a wonderful method of communicating with children during massage.
The 50 easy to use massage stories in this book offer children the opportunity for individual attention which can enhance a child’s awareness of being loved, respected and safe which in turn boosts self-esteem.
It is the author’s desire that through the use of this book, children worldwide can experience the benefit of healthy touch between parent and child, or child and child.
Use this playful, read-along story to teach that anger as a natural and manageable part of life. The Anger Ogre visits everybody's lives, just remember to be patient whenever it arrives. When the Anger Ogre Visits gives children symbolic and concrete guidance about how to deal with anger as a natural part of their inner lives. Rather than squelching anger or pushing it away, the book invites children to sit with and observe anger, removing its overwhelming aspects. This playfully illustrated story, written in memorable rhyme, centres on discovering and... More info
This book is based on a story told by George Mung Mung Lirrmiyarri, of the Kija people, to Aboriginal people living in Warmun (Turkey Creek), Western Australia. The illustrations are adapted from their original paintings of the story. Hector Jandany and George Dingmarie of the Kija Language Group said, 'We have to keep this language which we got from our old people who have passed away. We don't want to lose it. The younger generation have to carry on the language that they learn from us.' More info
*No refund on this item - Was $16.95* *Reduced by 15% - Now $14.40* Luca goes to Dudesville takes young readers on a journey into the imaginary world of Dudesville, where 8-year-old Luca learns important lessons about life, virtues and resilience. In the magical village of Dudesville, virtues are personified as characters called Dudes and Dudettes, who teach the students (Dudies) about how to live life happily and courageously. Perseverance Dude, Determination Dude, and Hope and Faith Dudette influence students such as Bully Dudie and Scaredy Dudie to willingly develop more appropriate... More info