A Smart Girl S Guide Knowing What To Say

Author: Patti Kelley Criswell
Publisher: American Girl Publishing Incorporated
ISBN: 9781683370758
Size: 48.72 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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From asking for a bigger allowance to apologizing for ruining a friend's favorite book, this guide offers the exact words needed in these more than 200 other situations. Readers will find the tools, tips, techniques (and actual words!) to help them untangle their tongue and speak out with confidence and grace. Full color.

Gender And The Media

Author: Marcia Texler Segal
Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing
ISBN: 1787543307
Size: 11.34 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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A variety of print, audio and visual media, including comics, trade publications, music and newspapers, are considered to explore the portrayal of gender and gender-related issues. With a focus on girls and women, the chapters ponder how media formats both shape, and are shaped by, the social order.

The Asperkid S Secret Book Of Social Rules

Author: Jennifer Cook O'Toole
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 0857006851
Size: 55.77 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 5751
Being a teen or tween isn't easy for anyone but it can be especially tough for Asperkids. Jennifer O'Toole knows; she was one! This book is a top secret guide to all of the hidden social rules in life that often seem strange and confusing to young people with Asperger syndrome. The Asperkid's (Secret) Book of Social Rules offers witty and wise insights into baffling social codes such as making and keeping friends, blending in versus standing out from the crowd, and common conversation pitfalls. Chock full of illustrations, logical explanations, and comic strip practice sessions, this is the handbook that every adult Aspie wishes they'd had growing up. Ideal for all 10-17 year olds with Asperger syndrome, this book provides inside information on over thirty social rules in bite-sized chunks that older children will enjoy, understand, and most importantly use daily to navigate the mysterious world around them.

Sumemos Con El Domin

Author: Lynette Long
Publisher: Charlesbridge
ISBN: 1607344440
Size: 42.45 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Spanish translation of popular Domino Addition. Sometimes learning addition can be very challenging. When dominoes are involved, math is magically transformed into a game. In Sumemos con el domin¢, children learn that counting the number of spots on each half of the domino and totaling them is equal to effortless addition!

A Smart Girl S Guide

Author: Erin Falligant
Publisher: American Girl
ISBN: 9781609588885
Size: 52.49 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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New title in the Smart Girl's Guides line of advice books. Includes quizzes, and quotes and advice from real girls. Loaded with tips and advice for getting control of your space, your belongings, your schedule, and your responsibilities#8212at home and at school. Major help with de-cluttering, starting small with a girl's backpack and locker, and then moving on to "5 zones" of her room: study, entertainment, clothing, get-ready, and sleep. Focus on emotional well-being#8212less frustration, less stress, more calm and confident, better relationships, better performance, increased happiness with life#8212when not late or losing or forgetting things. Includes "One Small Step" sidebars throughout, to help a girl get started with each area of organization and not feel overwhelmed.

The Smart Girl S Guide To Sports

Author: Liz Hartman Musiker
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440641676
Size: 29.85 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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A fun and accessible introduction to the wide world of sports For every woman who feels out of her league when her signifi cant other spends nights glued to ESPN or when “the guys” talk sports at work, The Smart Girl’s Guide to Sports is here to level the playing field. A crash course in football, baseball, basketball, hockey, golf, boxing, soccer, and car racing, this couch-side companion explains the basics of each game, profiles who’s who, defines key terms, and arms readers with enough trivia to talk sports through extra innings. With this female-friendly handbook, sports-shy women everywhere can step off the sidelines and get into the game.

It S Your Money Honey

Author: Melissa Kirsch
Publisher: Workman Publishing
ISBN: 0761165657
Size: 53.65 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 1399
It’s never too early to get ahold of your finances and adopt healthy fiscal habits to last a lifetime. Introducing a quick-start e-book guide, adapted from The Girl’s Guide to Absolutely Everything, for young women and their money: making it, budgeting it, spending it, saving it, investing it, and enjoying it. Whether you’re a financial “Ostrich” with your head buried in the sand, an obsessively detail-oriented “Magpie,” an out-of-control “Cuckoo,” or even a well-balanced “Hummingbird,” this smart and funny tutorial is packed with helpful advice and tips. How to put yourself on a budget—and stick to it. Separating wants from needs, and knowing when to splurge. What to look for in checking accounts and credit cards (are those “rewards” really worth it?). The Simplest Explanation of Retirement Plans You’ll Ever Slog Through. Taxes: when to farm them out and when to do them yourself. Plus, Eight Easy Steps to Make Extra Cash, why you should always pay off credit cards before student loans, the tricky business of loaning to/borrowing from friends and family, and, for when you just can’t pay, the lowdown on bankruptcy. About this title: Workman Shorts is a new line of bite-size, subject-specific e-books curated from a library of trusted books and authors.