How to Take the Grrrr Out of Anger

Author: Elizabeth Verdick
Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing
ISBN: 9781575428918
Release Date: 2002-12-05
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Anger is a part of life. We can't avoid it, we shouldn't stuff it, and we can't make it go away. Kids need help learning how to manage their anger. This book speaks directly to them and offers strategies they can start using immediately. Blending solid information and sound advice with jokes and funny cartoons, it guides kids to understand that anger is normal and can be expressed in many ways--some healthy, some not. It teaches them how to recognize anger in themselves and others, how to handle situations and emotions (loneliness, guilt, frustration, fear) that lead to or mask anger, and how to deal with the anger they feel. Young readers learn that violence is not acceptable and there are better, safer, more positive ways to resolve conflicts. They also discover what to do when people around them are angry, how to get help, and how to locate other resources (books, hotlines, school groups) when they need more support.

How to Take the GRRRR Out of Anger

Author: Elizabeth Verdick
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant.com
ISBN: 9781442999343
Release Date: 2008-11-07
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

If you learn to handle your anger, you'll feel calmer and more peaceful. This can make it easier for you to get along at home, at school, and out in the world. Your family and friends will respect how well you handle your feelings. Best of all, you'll feel better about yourself. You'll be a stronger, healthier person - guaranteed.

How to Take the Grrrr Out of Anger

Author: Elizabeth Verdick
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant.com
ISBN: 1575421178
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides advice on how to recognize anger, control the feeling and express it in healthy ways, and deal with the anger of others.

Dude That s Rude

Author: Pamela Espeland
Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing
ISBN: 9781575425467
Release Date: 2007-01-15
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Kids today need manners more than ever, and Dude, That’s Rude! makes it fun and easy to get some. Full-color cartoons and kid-friendly text teach the basics of polite behavior in all kinds of situations—at home, at school, in the bathroom, on the phone, at the mall, and more. Kids learn Power Words to use and P.U. Words to avoid, why their family deserves their best manners, and the essentials of e-tiquette (politeness online). It seems like light reading, but it’s serious stuff: Manners are major social skills, and this book gives kids a great start.

Don t Behave Like You Live in a Cave

Author: Elizabeth Verdick
Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing
ISBN: 9781575427287
Release Date: 2010-10-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Full-color cartoons and humorous, kid-friendly text teach kids how to make smarter choices about how they behave at home and at school so they stay out of trouble, feel good about themselves and their choices, and get along better with family, friends, and teachers. Better behavior isn’t just about making adults happy: it means selfcontrol, awareness, and a positive outlook, so things go better for kids. Lighthearted yet supportive and frank, this book helps readers learn to make thoughtful, deliberate, positive behavior decisions. Behavior issues addressed include small ones, like talking or blurting out in class, as well as bigger ones, such as fighting. Don’t Behave Like You Live in a Cave is the latest addition to the award-winning Laugh & Learn™ series.

See You Later Procrastinator

Author: Pamela Espeland
Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing
ISBN: 9781575428208
Release Date: 2007-11-28
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Kids today are notorious for putting things off—it’s easy for homework and chores to take a backseat to playing video games, hanging out with friends, watching television, or surfing online. Full-color cartoons and kid-friendly text teach kids how to get motivated, stay motivated, and get things done. Kids learn 12 reasons why people procrastinate and 12 Procrastination Busters that can help; 20 ways to kiss procrastination good-bye; tips for avoiding setbacks like the dreaded Domino Effect; and Mighty Motivators and Fun Rewards to keep them on track. See You Later, Procrastinator! gives kids lots of ways to kick the procrastination habit and feel more in charge of their lives.

Siblings

Author: James J. Crist
Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing
ISBN: 9781575427645
Release Date: 2010-01-15
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Brothers and sisters: they can make great friends, and it’s nice to have someone who’ll love you no matter what. But kids know siblings can be a real drag, too. Full-color illustrations and humorous, kidfriendly text teach kids how to cope with problems of fairness, jealousy, conflict, tattling, privacy, and other things that can make having siblings so difficult. Kids learn how to cope with a new baby in the home and how to handle special situations such as siblings with special needs, step-siblings, and adopted siblings. Unlike most other books on the topic, Siblings doesn’t dwell on sibling rivalry; it focuses on building positive relationships. After all, siblings can grow up to be the best of friends.

Hot Stuff to Help Kids Chill Out

Author: Jerry Wilde
Publisher: LGR Publishing
ISBN: 0965761002
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Family & Relationships

Shows how to recognize feelings of anger, discusses how angry feelings are created, and suggests ways to calm down and deal with the emotion.

I m Not Bad I m Just Mad

Author: Lawrence E. Shapiro
Publisher: New Harbinger Publications
ISBN: 9781572246065
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Family & Relationships

By working through the activities in I'm Not Bad, I'm Just Mad, children with anger control problems can develop better emotional and behavioral control. Kids will learn how to identify the things that make them angry, become better problem solvers, talk about their frustrations, and much more.

Mean Soup

Author: Betsy Everitt
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0152002278
Release Date: 1995-03-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Horace feels really mean at the end of a bad day, until he helps his mother make Mean Soup.

I m Proud

Author: Elizabeth Crary
Publisher: Parenting Press, Inc.
ISBN: 0943990661
Release Date: 1992-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Mandy ties her shoes by herself, but everyone is too busy to notice

Get Organized Without Losing It

Author: Janet S. Fox
Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing
ISBN: 9781575425382
Release Date: 2015-04-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

This book provides practical and humorous help for kids who want to manage their tasks, their time, and their stuff. Tips, techniques, strategies, and examples empower kids to conquer clutter, prioritize tasks, handle homework, prepare for tests, plan projects, stop procrastinating, and start enjoying the benefits of being organized.

I Am So Angry I Could Scream

Author: Laura Fox
Publisher: New Horizon Press
ISBN: 0882821857
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

After a frustrating day at school causes Penny to arrive home very angry, her Aunt Rose offers positive ways to resolve problems, including the creation of an "anger chart."

Cool Down and Work Through Anger

Author: Cheri J. Meiners
Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing
ISBN: 9781575425474
Release Date: 2010-05-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Everyone gets angry, so it’s never too early for children to learn to recognize feelings of anger, express them, and build skills for coping with anger in helpful, appropriate ways. Children learn that it is okay to feel angry—but not okay to hurt anyone with actions or words. They discover concrete skills for working through anger: self-calming, thinking, getting help from a trusted person, talking and listening, apologizing, being patient, and viewing others positively. Reassuring and supportive, the book helps preschool and primary-age children see that when they cool down and work through anger, they can feel peaceful again.