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Naked Hockey Players and other observations by a small child by Wendell Blue
Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Does my sweet little girl really want to bomb Africans? Or are her verbal skills outpacing her reasoning skills? This is a child who enthusiastically discusses topics which she has no knowledge of - but is still willing to express her opinion.
Discovering Your Parenting Style by Gary Screaton Page
Price: Free! Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills, Nonfiction » Psychology » General
This book helps parents discover their parenting style. When they know their style, parents can decide whether to make changes. Congruent parents are the most effective parents. When parents align their parenting style with their parenting goals, they will be congruent. They will make their children feel secure and free them to learn better.
Positive Parental Communication by Alan Johnstone
Series: Smart Stories. Price: Free! Words: 12,410. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills
Become a verbal ninja and power up your parenting! This book delves a little deeper into the art of parental communication. Understand how your child's mind works with regard to communication and use the advanced verbal skills this book offers to develop a more meaningful bond with your child.
You Can Teach Your Child To Read Better Today: by Anthony Giordano
Price: Free! Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills
You Can Teach Your Child To Read Better Today is a clear, concise description of reading and the learning process. Written in easy to understand terms, it enables anyone to teach reading to anyone.
The Four Disconcerting Habits of Lousy Parents by L J Robinson
Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Parenting, Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills
Why are some people such lousy parents? Are lousy parents a lost cause? Are you a lousy parent? In this short book, Leroy J Robinson discusses the four main factors that make a lousy parent and what can be done to improve their parenting.
How to Prepare Your Young Child for Success in School by Margaret Welwood
Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A simple guide to fostering language development pre-birth to four years old. How does music help? What kind of music? What kind of toys are best? What colors? What kind of books work well for very young children? How much TV should children under two years old watch? And what can you do now to delay symptoms of Alzheimer's when your child is an older adult?
Raising Bilingual Children: Tips and Experiences from a Mandarin Tiger Mom by Vickie Tsui
Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
A mother describes her personal experiences and tips to raising children bilingual in Chinese and English. The "Mandarin tiger mom" title comes from her passion and strict discipline in raising her sons to speak Mandarin while growing up in the United States with an all-American father. Of course, not everything is ideal, and the book also describes challenges she has faced.
The Journey to Normal: Our Family's Life with Autism by ID Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,100. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills
Normal is only a setting on the washing machine. A look at our family's experience with autism and a detailed account of how our daughter fought to overcome the obstacles associated with ASD from birth to second grade. Includes information about Individual Education Plans and working with schools to ensure your child has the best possible outcome.
What If? For Kids by Brian Tasree
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2018 by Wiceheid. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
These 30 creative conversation starters for kids can be used as boredom busters on a wet weekend, travel games on a long journey or any time you want to engage the child. They can also be used as creativity triggers and learning opportunities, but the main point is to get you and the child talking and having fun. Also included are ideas and suggestions to help you keep the conversation going.