Books tagged: elementary school

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The Last Kid Picked
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Travis talks about always being the last kid picked for anything in Elementary School. He loved to play basketball with the other kids but they would always pick other kids before picking him. Travis felt left out and sad that no one wanted him on their team. Travis developed a lot of self-esteem issues after always being the last kid picked because he had autism. He overcame autism to be happy.
Woodland Elementary School: Playground Confidential
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Essay » Literature
These are my memories of growing up in the Midwest during the 60s and 70s. Woodland Elementary School, unlike other schools in town, actually had a real woodland behind it. Riverview? No view of the river. Fishcreek? No fish, and no creek. Echo Hills? You guessed it, no hills and no echo.
A Is for Austerity
Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Educational, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A short story about a third-grader named Parker who kicks a soccer ball too far one day at recess. It lands in the bleachers, ruining another boy's extra-credit project, a 3-D model of the solar system. They fight. Both boys are sent to detention, where Ms. Lehmann lectures them.
Bloom in Kindergarten: Help Your Child Become Resilient
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,960. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Psychology » Education & training
Around four million children will start Kindergarten this year. This is their first step on the ladder of education/self-growth. To keep the child from being overwhelmed, parents need to help him be resilient. This book gives suggestions to help parents build skills in the child to meet the challenges and become emotionally/socially resilient; and teachers ways to reinforce resilience in classroom
The World of Cornelius Magee
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,080. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Educational
These unforgettable short stories of a ghetto school in NYC interspersed with the sadness of the characters such as little Rachel caught in her mother's divorce and ludicrous romance with fellow teacher, idiotic Mel. It's about the absurdities of the school life, of the young psychiatrist, Dr. Fallek, terribly shocked and astounded at the goings on his arrival at the school.
15 Minute Reads: Fun Facts About the Moon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
15 Minute Reads are designed to help children do a little bit reading everyday. Learn a little bit about the Earth's Moon as you explore some fun facts about it. How was the Moon created? There are several theories. How many people have been to the Moon? Not that many. Why does the Moon change every day? These questions and others are answered within.
Karmack
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 30,640. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
When Karmack shows up, bullies get a taste of their own medicine!
Alice's New Shoes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Beginner
Each of us has times when we have to try something new, which can be a source of anxiety. One of the biggest new things for children is starting school. The unknown, to anyone, is a little scary; the unknown to a child can be even worse. This story is about a little girl who doesn't like change, yet must adapt when it comes time to attend kindergarten.
DSM-V Asperger's Syndrome Does Not Exist Anymore
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Essay » Author profile
In 2013 the DSM-V was released. This time Asperger's Syndrome has been excluded form the DSM-V all together and is now lumped under the term Autism Spectrum Disorders. Asperger's Syndrome will no longer be a medical diagnosis. A disorder that was first introduced in the DSM-IV has now been excluded entirely from the DSM-V. For many adults living with Asperger's this has been hard to swallow.
Graduating High School, Entering Real Life
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Essay » Author profile
Surviving Middle School was a journey and accomplishment for Travis. Getting through four years of high school where kids were bigger and meaner was quite another challenge. Travis did not understand the other teenagers at his school and they did not understand him. Travis used music as a coping mechanism to help him get through his high school years. Now his adult life was about to begin.