Raising A Sensory Smart Child

Author: Lindsey Biel
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101429365
Size: 65.91 MB
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BRAND NEW FOR 2018: A fully revised edition of the most comprehensive guide to sensory processing challenges "At least, here are the insights and answers parents have been searching for." -Dr. Temple Grandin For children with sensory difficulties - those who struggle process everyday sensations and exhibit unusual behaviors such as avoiding or seeking out touch, movement, sounds, and sights - this groundbreaking book is an invaluable resource. Sensory processing challenges affect all kinds of kind - from those with developmental delays, learning and attenion issues, or autism spectrum disorder to those without any other issues. Now in its third edition, Raising a Sensory Smart Child is even more comprehensive and helpful than ever. In this book, you'll learn: *How the 8 senses (yes, 8!) are supposed to work together and what happens when they don't *Practical solutions for daily challenges-from brushing teeth to getting dressed to handling holiday gatherings * Strategies for managing sensitivities to noise, smell textures, and more *"Sensory diet" activities" that help meet sensory needs, with new ideas for kids, teens, adults, and families * Parenting tips for handling discpline, transitions, and behavioral issues *How to practically and emotionally support children and teens with autism and sensory issues * Ways to advocate for your child at school and make schools more "sensory smart" *How to help your child with sensory issues use technology effectively and responsibly * Ways to empower your child and teen in the world * Where to get the best professional help and complementary therapies ***WINNER of the NAPPA GOLD AWARD and iPARENTING MEDIA AWARD***

Brain Compatible Dance Education 2nd Edition

Author: Gilbert, Anne Green
Publisher: Human Kinetics
ISBN: 1492561231
Size: 64.18 MB
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Anne Green Gilbert’s Brain-Compatible Dance Education, Second Edition, strikes the perfect balance between hard science and practicality, making it an ideal resource for dance educators working with dancers of all ages and abilities. Gilbert presents the latest brain research and its implications for dance educators and dancers. She makes the research findings accessible and easy to digest, always connecting the science to the teaching and learning that takes place in classrooms and studios.

Learn To Have Fun With Your Senses

Author: John Taylor
Publisher: Future Horizons
ISBN: 1935567241
Size: 54.10 MB
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Provides children whose brains react inappropriately to sensory messages and their families with information on the condition and exercises to help improve their ability to use their senses to function in everyday life.

The Everything Parent S Guide To Sensory Processing Disorder

Author: Terri Mauro
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1440574561
Size: 31.74 MB
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If your child has been diagnosed with sensory processing disorder (SPD), you understand how simple, everyday tasks can become a struggle. With this guide you can help your child learn how to reduce stress and minimize the symptoms of SPD.

Young Children With Special Needs

Author: Stephen R. Hooper
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN:
Size: 13.47 MB
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Perfect for all introductory and survey courses in Special Education in Early Childhood and Early Childhood Special Education. A classic text for the field of early childhood special education, the fifth edition of Young Children with Special Needs continues its unique tradition of being driven by a developmental theoretical perspective. This text provides in-depth treatment of early childhood special education, with a broad-based coverage of all aspects of special education for the young. The authors of this edited text provide an exceptionally thorough discussion of how children develop and what can go wrong while giving future special education teachers a solid "knowledge-content-applications" approach from which to teach children with special needs from birth to 5 years old. Significant attention is paid to core issues-special education's historical foundations, the growth and development of the discipline, working with families, assessment and intervention, the use of technology, and cultural competency. Revised and reorganized content of the entire text, integration of diversity issues throughout the text, integrated case studies in each chapter, a new user-friendly appearance, helpful instructional and study aids, and standardized terminology for ease of learning are some of the many updates to the new edition. Young Children with Special Needs, Fifth Edition, retains its classic status and will continue to be the best resource for preparing the future educators of our young.

All The Good Ones Aren T Taken

Author: Debbie Magids, Ph.D.
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9781429906890
Size: 60.16 MB
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If you always experience the same unhappy endings in your relationships, All the Good Ones Aren’t Taken offers an empowering approach to changing your romantic life. Dr. Debbie Magids will help you understand the patterns of behavior that are keeping you stuck and teach you to make changes in the way you think, behave, and feel, so that you can find the love you want. Who are you? The Old Faithful, who longs for the one she can’t have and can’t move forward. The Whirlwind Dater, who constantly dates whoever she can but has difficulty finding a permanent mate. The Standstill, who has done a lot of work on becoming the best woman she can be, but rarely dates and has a difficult time relating to men on an intimate level. The Forbidden Fruit Hunter, who gets involved with men who are married, already have a girlfriend, or are still hung up on an ex and therefore emotionally unavailable. The Compassionate Rescuer, who always dates the guy who has problems, putting her energy into “fixer upper” boyfriends. The Wanderer, for whom just one man is not enough to fill the void, so she always has a lover or potential boyfriend on the side. The Uptown Girl, who is attracted only to men with money, prestige, and looks. The Runaway Bride, who is good at relationships until asked to commit – then she finds a way to end the relationship, pronto.

Becoming A Multiple Intelligences School

Author: Thomas R. Hoerr
Publisher: ASCD
ISBN: 0871203650
Size: 43.23 MB
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Describes the challenges and difficulties of transforming a school into a Multiple Intelligences school, and provides advice for educators in making significant changes to curriculum, development, and assessment.