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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.
When Good Kids Get You In A Gotcha War by Katherine Gordy Levine
Price: Free! Words: 8,280. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2012 by MetaPlume. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills
No one can push your buttons like a teen out to win what Katherine Gordy Levine calls the Gotcha Wars. Most of the parent experts will preach sympathy for the teen. Not Katherine. She's on the side of the parents and finally knows how parents can step out of the battle and turn them into a win/win for all.
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 and 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.
Listen More, Talk Less by Julie Prescott
Series: Single Parent Wisdom: If only I knew then, what I know now, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,510. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills
“Listen More, Talk Less” is an easy to read book that can benefit anyone involved in the life of a child. The pages overflow with tips to help improve communication with your child. Advice includes how to read your child’s body language, understand real gender differences, negotiate, and handle conflict before it gets out of hand. How to use family meetings to improve communication.
Superb Therapy! by Noelle Michaels, MA, CCC-SLP, LDT-C
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 17,660. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Preschool & kindergarten, Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills
Superb Therapy! contains 3 of Noelle Michaels' shorter books in one volume! SNACKademics, The BEST Way To Teach Your Child COLORS, and the Verbal APRAXIA book are all included. Increase a child's academic, math, social, reading, writing, spelling, speech & language skills in fun ways that kids love! Be able to discuss Verbal Apraxia accurately to get the proper help for your child or student.
Parents, Teachers and Mental Health by James E. Campbell, M.D.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,450. Language: American English. Published: July 22, 2013 by UCS PRESS. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Adolescent psychology, Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills
In this, the third book in Dr. Campbell’s Rapid Relief Series, the psychiatrist lays out, step-by-step, the art of accurate speech and other ways to help students (children) not become psychiatric patients.
The Cow Says Moo. Ten Tips to Teach Toddlers to Talk: An Early Intervention Guide by Vicky McErlean
Price: $9.89 USD. Words: 14,930. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs
Empower yourself to help your child now with The Cow Says Moo, an early intervention guide that will teach you the best, easy-to-use proven strategies for helping children learn to communicate! In 10 easy-to-follow tips, The Cow Says Moo provides the same proven, common sense strategies that are used by practitioners who provide direct home-based speech therapy to toddlers and their families.
You Can Teach Your Child To Read Better Today: by Anthony Giordano
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and 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.
Liar - Lie Detection Made Easy by Trent Pettigrew
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills
Liar: Lie Detection Made Easy Once you read this easy to understand, easy to use guide, written by a law enforcement State Trooper professional with over 20 years’ experience in lie detection, you will easily be able to: Instantly Spot A Lie!