Parenting - Special Needs
These books may help children and adults be understanding/accommodating of those children with special needs and help children deal with their own special needs. Click on any book title twice to see it in the catalog.
Parenting - Special Needs
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JJ GROWING UP SCH. Lacking the athletic and reading skills of his older brothers, Prince Noah uses love and compassion to save the kingdom from the Black Knight.
The prince who was just himself
J 618.92 STE. A collection of personal stories, knowledgeable explanations, and supportive advice written by a fourteen-year-old autistic boy to help provide readers with the confidence and tools necessary to befriend autistic kids.
How to talk to an autistic kid
J 616.4 LEV. Describes what it is like to live with diabetes, what its symptoms are, and how it is treated
Michele Levine, Comic Books, Diabetes, Michelle Levine
Diabetes By Michelle Levine
Catalog - Diabetes
J 616.97 NEL. Millions of people have cats and dogs. Still, many people have pet allergies. While these allergies can often be treated by medicines or allergy shots, it’s tough to find out the cause of your sneezing is the beloved family pet! Readers learn the causes of pet allergies and the common reactions they cause.
Pets Allergies, Families Pets, Allergies Shots, Juvenile Nonfiction, Reader Learning, Beloved Families, Common Reaction, 616 97 Nel
Catalog - I'm allergic to pets
A collection of personal stories, knowledgeable explanations, and supportive advice written by a fourteen-year-old autistic boy to help provide readers with the confidence and tools necessary to befriend autistic kids.
Catalog - How to talk to an autistic kid
J FIC LOR. Frustrated at life with an autistic brother, twelve-year-old Catherine longs for a normal existence but her world is further complicated by a friendship with a young paraplegic.
Carassius Auratus, Worth Reading, Honor Books, Books Worth, Special Need, Autist Brother, The Rules, Goldfish, Cynthia Lord
Books for explaining special needs to typical children
Rules by Cynthia Lord. 2007 Honor Book
Rules by Cynthia Lord - Frustrated at life with an autistic brother, twelve-year-old Catherine longs for a normal existence but her world is further complicated by a friendship with a young paraplegic.
by Cynthia Lord: Twelve-year-old Catherine just wants a normal life. Which is near impossible when you have a brother with autism and a family that revolves around his disability. She’s spent years trying to teach David the rules from “a peach is not a funny-looking apple” to “keep your pants on in public”—in order to head off David’s embarrassing behaviors. But the summer Catherine meets Jason, a surprising, new sort-of friend, and Kristi, the next-door friend she’s always wished for....
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J FIC FRY. Sixth-grader Spencer Lemon has no idea why he was chosen to protect Pandora's Book, a book that contains famous dead people who can be brought back to life. Soon he discovers there are other people interested in the book, people who may have evil intentions, and it's up to Spencer and his friends to protect the book and save the world.
Dust Jackets, Best Friends, Erin Fries, Books Jackets, Famous People, Pandora Books, Spencer Lemon, Dust Covers, Dust Wrappers
SECRETS OF THE BOOK by Erin Fry: Sixth-grader Spencer Lemon has no idea why he was chosen to protect Pandora's Book, a book that contains famous dead people who can be broug...
Spencer's mother makes him volunteer at a rest home, and Ed, the man he is visiting, gives him a Pandora's Book, which has the ability to bring famous people from the past to life. Review from Ms. YingLing Reads.
Sixth grader Spencer Lemon has a degenerative eye disease—and he’s rapidly losing his eyesight—so he has no idea why he was chosen to guard Pandora’s Book. When Ed hands over the book, he doesn’t get a chance to explain any of the rules to Spencer. Spencer only knows that the book contains famous dead people—people who can be brought back to life. Spencer and his autistic best friend, Gregor, soon figure out how to get people out of the book, but not how to get them back in. -Crystal
Since We're Friends. JJ GROWING UP SHA. A boy describes his friendship with Matt, an autistic boy, telling how he helps Matt cope with everyday situations.
A breakthrough guide to the nutrition-autism connection: the foods, meals, and supplements to feed your child to improve an autism spectrum condition.
Books, 10 Step Nutrition, Child Autism, Elizabeth Strickland, Asperger, Eating, Children, Help Treats, Nutrition Plans
Another pinner said, "To Read: ASD Puzzle - Nutrition Therapy and Seminars and Eating for Autism...so excited!! Just got this book in, and can't wait to finish so I can really get Jaxon's diet tuned to his needs. This came highly recommended from the director of the rehab center we use. The author, Elizabeth Strickland, specializes in nutrition therapy for children on the spectrum.
Eating for Autism: The 10-Step Nutrition Plan to Help Treat Your Childs Autism, Aspergers, or ADHD
Eating for Autism: The 10-Step Nutrition Plan to Help Treat Your Child's Autism, Asperger's, or ADHD: Elizabeth Strickland: 9780738212432: Amazon.com: Books
Filled with practical knowledge, resources, and tools needed to help parents address the many strengths and challenges of boys with ADHD, this book provides parents with encouragement and hope for the future.
James Of Arci, Books Covers, Raised Boys, Raising Boys, Rai Boys, Add Adhd, Happy Sons, Parents Healthy, Parenting
Raising Boys With ADHD: Secrets for Parenting Healthy, Happy Sons ~ Mary Anne Richey and James W. Forgan. Pinner writes: Written by two professionals who have been there and done that with their own sons with ADHD. Empowers parents to help their sons with ADHD find success in school and beyond. The book covers topics not often found in other parenting guides such as the preschool years and early diagnosis and strategies for teens transitioning to work and college."
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Finally, a groundbreaking book that reveals what your dyslexic child is experiencing--and what you can do so that he or she can thrive More than thirty million people in the United States are dyslexic--a brain-based genetic trait, often labeled as a "learning disability" or "learning difference," that makes interpreting text and reading difficult.
Dyslexia Empowered, Dyslexia Empowerment, Empowerment Plans, Child Confidence, Learning Disabilities, Children, Empowered Plans, Ben Fosse, Books Review
The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan | Book Review
Amazon.com: The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan: A Blueprint for Renewing Your Child's Confidence and Love of Learning eBook: Ben Foss: Kindle Sto...
The author provides tips on how parents can become special education advocates, create real change in educational institutions and use disability law "to the greatest effect." Chapters are also included for behavioral management and discipline issues as well as procedural safeguards, mediation and due process.
Disabilities Law, Special Education, Education Institut, Education Advocate, Create Real, Behavior Management, Procedures Safeguard, Discipline Issues, Real Changing
Drawing on her unique background as both a sexual educator and mother of a child with Down syndrome, author Terri Couwenhoven blends factual information and practical ideas for teaching children with Down syndrome about their bodies, puberty, and sexuality.
Body, Down Syndrome, Sexual Topic, Terry Couwenhoven, Intellectual Disabilities, 2007 Foreword, Teaching Children, Boundary, Magazines Books
Learn how to empower your child to problem-solve on his or her own, teach your child to learn from mistakes rather than feel defeated by them, discipline your child while instilling self-worth and build an alliance with your child's school
Raising Resilient Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders: Strategies for Maximizing Their Strengths, Coping with Adversity, and Developing a Social Mindset
A boy learns about autism through his friend.
Autism Awareness, Autism Spectrum, Books Worth, Amanda Doer, Autism Friends, Autism Books, My Friends, Doer Tourvil, Children Books
A great book that can help friends and siblings learn about their peers on the autism spectrum.
My Friend Has Autism (Friends With Disabilities) by Amanda Doering Tourville, CHILDREN’S BOOKS to buy just click on amazon here http://www.amazon.com/dp/1404861092/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_2dVAsb06T4BMK4P4
An introduction to autism that discusses what it is, the autism spectrum, signs, triggers, possible treatment options, what it is like to live with the disorder, how individuals with autism relate to other people, and related topics.
Signs, Autism Resources, Discus, Autism Spectrum, Explained Autism, Autism Books, Autism Relate, Smart Apples, Apples Media
Snedden, R. (2010). Explaining autism. Mankato, MN: Smart Apple Media.
Describes the daily life, likes and dislikes, and habits of Russell Amenta, who is a happy boy despite being severely autistic.
Boys Despit, Happy Boys
Frustrated at life with an autistic brother, twelve-year-old Catherine longs for a normal existence but her world is further complicated by a friendship with a young paraplegic.