These are my feet and this is me. From the bestselling author of bubble Gum Brain and My Mouth is a Volcano!, comes a hilarious story about learning to be present wherever we are. And what can happen when we're not. There's so much going on. It's a much better way. Each day, there are so many things to think about.
Be Where You're Feet Are! #ad - Getting ready for school, turning in homework, taking a math test, band solo tryouts, soccer practice. And it's a long way from your head to your feet. Do one thing at a time. My brain gets crowded.
A Flicker of HopeNational Center for Youth Issues #ad - When your clouds get too dark, reach out and ask, and too heavy to push away, "Can I borrow some light?" "I'm having a really bad day. It's always okay to admit to yourself, "I just can't do it today. As little candle is reminded she has purpose and her own unique gifts, and that she isn't the only one with dark clouds, her dim light begins to shine brighter.
. In terms of resilience and well-being, hope is a critically important predictor of success. We all have times when we need to borrow a little hope from someone else. But her story begins to change when someone notices she needs a boost of hope. Everyone needs somebody sometimes, to help them find their way.
A Flicker of Hope #ad - Sometimes the dark clouds overhead seem too heavy and you feel like giving up. This hopeful story emphasizes for children and adults the many different ways to ask for help, and their ability to be a hope builder for others, too. Bad grades, blasted on social media, worried about making the team, and wondering who her real friends are so many hard things to deal with! All she can see is darkness.
Little candle knows all about this. This creative story from the best-selling author of My Mouth is a Volcano!, and Bubble Gum Brain, reminds children that dark clouds can be temporary and asking for help is always okay. Hope is our children's window for a better tomorrow.
Rumor Has It Building RelationshipsBoys Town Pr #ad - K-6 students will laugh as they read this story and are reminded that it's much easier to prevent a train or a rolling rumor marble from starting to roll forward than trying to stop one! Whether we've been the subject of a rumor or the one spreading a rumor about someone else, most of us have been involved with rumors somehow.
Told through the eyes of the rumor marble, the story describes how a simple misunderstanding starts a chain reaction that can't be undone. But how many people really stop to think about the damaging effects? Fortunately, award-winning author Julia Cook does, and cleverly brings this serious subject to light in an entertaining and funny, but cautionary, tale about the importance of NOT starting or spreading rumors.
What's in it For Me? Responsible Me!Boys Town Pr #ad - Pull the weeds. Make his bed. Kick the ball a certain way in soccer. Ugh! but he wonders, the adults in noodle's life are there to teach him the importance of moving 'need tos' into 'I did Its!' Join Noodle as he learns the value of practicing small chores now, why? What's in it for him? Luckily, so he'll be ready for life's big challenges later.
Noodle is always being told what to do.
It's My Way or the Highway: Turning Bossy Into Flexible and Assertive Leader I'll Be! The Leader I'll BeBoys Town Press #ad - It's My Way or the Highway: Turning Bossy Into Flexible and Assertive Leader I'll Be! The Leader I'll Be #ad - She even objects to family dinners. Cora june is b-o-s-s-y! She points out her teacher's boring assignments. Will anyone put the brakes on her outlandish demands? and will cora June ever realize that she can be a leader, but still be flexible? Or that there's a difference between being assertive and being bossy? See what lessons are learned in this eye-opening tale about the benefits of not always getting your way.
If cora june doesn't get her way in the classroom, on the playground, or at home, she can make life miserable for those around her. She dictates the games people plays at recess.
WeslandiaCandlewick #ad - Candlewick Press MA. As wesley experiments, clothing, shelter, he finds that the plant will provide food, and even recreation. They soon tower above him and bear a curious-looking fruit. He turns over a plot of earth, and plants begin to grow. This fantastical picture book, like its hero, is bursting at the seams with creativity.
Weslandia #ad - It isn’t long before his neighbors and classmates develop more than an idle curiosity about Wesley — and exactly how he is spending his summer vacation. He’s learned that each civilization needs a staple food crop, so he decides to sow a garden and start his own — civilization, that is. A vigorous shot in the arm to nonconformists everywhere" — Publishers Weekly starred reviewEnter the witty, intriguing world of Weslandia! Now that school is over, Wesley needs a summer project.
Bubble Gum BrainNational Center for Youth Issues #ad - I have Brick Brain. I am the way I am. And that's just how it is. With me, things are the way they are. And they're probably not going to change much. I have bubble Gum Brain. Becoming is better than BEING. Meet bubble gum brain and Brick Brain: two kids with two VERY different mindsets. Bubble gum brain likes to have fun adventures, learn new things, and doesn't worry about making great mistakes.
Bubble Gum Brain #ad - Can be! this creative story teaches children and adults the valuable lesson that becoming is better than being, which can open the door to a whole new world of possibilities! Ready, Get Mindset. Grow!! candlewick Press MA. I like to chew on my thoughts, flex, bend and stretch my brain, and expand the way I think! I make great mistakes that help me learn.
Brick brain is convinced that things are just fine the way they are and there's not much he can do to change them, so why try? When Bubble Gum Brain shows Brick Brain how to peel off his wrapper, Brick Brain begins to realize just how much more fun school. And life.
I Can't Find My Whatchamacallit Functioning ExecutiveNational Center for Youth Issues #ad - This book will help teach children to understand, develop, and apply organization a vital executive function skill. There's a home for everything. He is constantly losing things and is very disorganized and messy. Let's sort through your stuff and put it where it goes. Bocephus, is the most organized, on the other hand, uptight person on the planet.
Extremely creative Cletus, can't find anything in his room. Cletus. It highlights the importance of being organized in a creative, applicable way. He totally freaks out! after cletus mom refuses to let him play with Bocephus until his room is cleaned, Bocephus steps in to help out his disorganized cousin. Cletus and bocephus are cousins, yet they are nothing alike.
I Can't Find My Whatchamacallit Functioning Executive #ad - If bocephus ever misplaces anything. Children who possess effective organizational skills can learn to manage not only daily responsibilities, but can also learn how to effectively plan ahead. Cletus you're not!" this storybook is the first in the "Functioning Executive" book series. Every whatchamacallit has its spot.
Baditude! What to Do When Life Stinks! Responsible Me!Boys Town Press #ad - Noodle's attitude, or 'baditude' is alienating everyone around him. Practice stinks. Noodle thinks his life just stinks! Homework stinks. With help from a teacher and his mom, Noodle learns how to turn his 'have tos' into 'get tos. Candlewick Press MA. And family pictures - they REALLY stink. Ships from Vermont.
I Can't Believe You Said That!: My Story about Using My Social Filter...or Not! Best Me I Can Be!Boys Town Press #ad - With help from his parents, he learns he doesn't have to verbalize every thought that pops into his head. This book is part of the best ME I Can Be series of books to help teach social skills to children. He thinks he's just offering feedback. His mouth is getting him into a lot of trouble. It's time rj starts using a social filter when he speaks.
Rj doesn't realize his words are wrong. An insensitive remark at home earned him a scolding and made his sister cry. The newest addition to the Best Me I Can Be! series offers help for children who say inappropriate things. Candlewick Press MA. A rude comment at school earned him a detention. Rj says what he thinks… no matter how it sounds or makes others feel.
I Can't Believe You Said That!: My Story about Using My Social Filter...or Not! Best Me I Can Be! #ad - In fact, sometimes the less said the better! Ships from Vermont.
Winners Don't Whine and Whiners Don't WinNational Center for Youth Issues #ad - A book about good sportmanship "but i hate losing! gEEEEZE!" Wendell HAS to win at everything, and if he doesn't, he whines about it. In fact, winning isn't everything, it can make you stronger! She also points out that although it feels great to celebrate a win, and whining about things just makes it worse.
Winners Don't Whine and Whiners Don't Win #ad - . You can't win at everything all of the time!" This creative story addresses two very challenging topics: winning and whining. Candlewick Press MA. When wendell has one of those days where nothing seems to go his way, his mom helps him understand that everything in life doesn't have to be a contest and losing does not make you a loser.
Whiners aren't winners, and winners never whine. Ships from Vermont.