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Student Mind Power: The High School Student's Guide To Great Grades!
By john edwards
Price: $16.95 USD. Words: 28,880. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
Exposes teenagers to the untapped power of their mind, so they can create outstanding grades, massive self-confidence and live a life without limitations. With a new mindset teenagers will produce remarkable results at school, that will cascade into all areas of their life, actually programming them for success. If you do nothing else for your teenager in 2009, you must give them this opportunity.
Jamie's Diary
By jamiesdiary
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,000. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
This is for every teenager, parent and teacher. It is Jamie's story - A captivating collection of diary entries leading to an almost inevitable and catastrophic outcome.
The Roman and the Runaway
By A. J. Braithwaite
Series: Hawley Lodge stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 42,010. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2009. Category: Fiction
Having a good family friend as your headmaster might sound ideal, but for Luke Brownlow it just makes life even more complicated...
No Child Left Behind??? The True Story of a Teacher's Quest
By Elizabeth Blake
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 77,300. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
Dramatic yet hopeful memoir of teaching at-risk students. If you liked the movie "Dangerous Minds" with Michelle Pfeifer, you'll like this book. Compelling true story of one teacher's quest to leave no child behind. Blake's search for her pupose in life leads her to teach science in inner-city school. But will the stress overcome her love of teaching?
101 Drama Games and Activities
By David Farmer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,550. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
This popular collection of drama games and exercises is suitable for children, young people and adults. Sections include improvisation, mime, ice-breakers, group dynamics, rehearsal, story-telling, voice and warm-ups so that you can quickly find an appropriate activity. Developed by acclaimed theatre director David Farmer, these activities are useful for drama lessons, workshops and rehearsals.
Children with Serious Conduct Issues: A Case Study, a NEATS Analysis, and Case Planning
By Jane Gilgun
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,490. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
This book is for parents and professionals as they work together to help children who have serious conduct issues. Conduct issues are common in childhood. The issues are serious when children do not respond to reasonable parental requests and when children's actions put themselves and others in danger. This book provides much needed information and guidance.
The Picking Flower Garden
By Jane Gilgun
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2010. Category: Fiction
Twelve year-old Fiona steals flowers from the garden of 85 year-old Rose and gets into a lot of trouble. Rose and Fiona are at a stand-off until they finally work out a deal that makes them both happy.
Child Sexual Abuse: From Harsh Realities to Hope
By Jane Gilgun
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,250. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
Through stories, this book shows what child sexual abuse means to children who have been sexually abused, perpetrators, mothers, and other family members. The book also describes services for child and adult survivors, perpetrators, and other family members. What individuals and groups can do for prevention is included.
A NEATS Analysis of Autism Spectrum Disorders
By Jane Gilgun
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
The purpose of this article is to describe the various types of autism and to show how early intervention can help some children with autism gain in social and language skills. The article also describes ASD in terms of their neurobiology, executive function, attachment, trauma, & self-regulation (NEATS). Important information for parents and professionals.
What Child Sexual Abuse Means to Child Survivors
By Jane Gilgun
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
Children have a lot to say about their own sexual abuse, much of it surprising. They know far more than adults realize and have views that call out abusers for who they really are. Based on interviews, this article shows the many different ways that children think about being sexually abused.