My Day Is Ruined

Author: Bryan Smith
Publisher: Boys Town Press
ISBN: 1944882049
Release Date: 2016-08-01
Genre:

Braden was so excited for his upcoming Championship baseball game! The night before he dreamt of that moment, THE moment, the oohs and ahhs of the crowd as he scored the game-winning run! But imagine his surprise when he woke up to pouring rain, and NO GAME! This, coupled with some events at school that don't go his way, send Braden on an overreaction tailspin! Will Braden be able to recover from his overreacting tendencies and practice the tips of flexible thinking that his teacher and mom teach him? Find out in another comical story by Bryan Smith.

My Day is Ruined

Author: Bryan Smith
Publisher: Boys Town Press
ISBN: 9781545721551
Release Date: 2018-01-23
Genre: Self-Help

When Braden wakes up to pouring rain that cancels a championship baseball game he's been excited for, he goes on a overreactin tailspin! Will he be able to recover and practice the tips of flexible thinking? Find out in this comical story.

What Were You Thinking

Author: Bryan Smith
Publisher: Boys Town Press
ISBN: 9781545721735
Release Date: 2018-01-23
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Third-grader Braden loves to be the center of attention. His comic genius, as he sees it, causes his friends to look at him in awe. But some poor decisions, like ill-timed jokes, forces the adults in Braden's life to teach him about impulse control.

Is There an App for That

Author: Bryan Smith
Publisher: Boys Town Press
ISBN: 9781545721520
Release Date: 2018-01-23
Genre: Self-Help

Magic Apps promise to make Hailey taller, faster, smarter, and so much more. Join Hailey as she uses app after app to become someone she isn't. Soon she realizes that trying to be like others isn't all it's cracked up to be!

The Impulsive Disorganized Child

Author: James Forgan
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
ISBN: 9781618214034
Release Date: 2015-04-01
Genre: Family & Relationships

Impulsive, scattered, lost, unfocused, unprepared, disorganized: These are just a few of the words used to describe kids with executive functioning deficits, which commonly affect many children already diagnosed with ADHD, learning disabilities, and autism. The Impulsive, Disorganized Child: Solutions for Parenting Kids with Executive Functioning Difficulties helps parents pinpoint weak executive functions in their children, then learn how to help their kids overcome these deficits with practical, easy solutions. Children who can't select, plan, initiate, or sustain action toward their goals are children who simply struggle to succeed in school and other aspects of life. Parents need the helpful, proven advice and interactive surveys and action plans in this book to empower them to take positive action to teach their disorganized, impulsive child to achieve independence, success, and a level of self-support.

If Winning Isn t Everything Why Do I Hate to Lose

Author: Bryan Smith
Publisher: Boys Town Press
ISBN: 9781545721513
Release Date: 2018-01-23
Genre: Self-Help

Kelsey is a young basketball star who will do whatever it takes to win. Unfortunately, her poor sportsmanship hurts her team and her relationships. Can anyone - her coach or her mom- teach Kelsey how to have fun and play fair, win or lose?

My Book Full of Feelings

Author: Amy V. Jaffe
Publisher: AAPC Publishing
ISBN: 1931282838
Release Date: 2006-02-01
Genre: Education

An interactive workbook for children and a teaching tool for parents and professionals, the book uses images of feelings and gradated colors to teach children how to deal effectively with gradated levels of emotions.

Little Mouse s Painting

Author: Diane Wolkstein
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 1587171244
Release Date: 2002-02-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When Little Mouse's friends look at the painting she has created, they do not all see the same thing.

Executive Function Dysfunction Strategies for Educators and Parents

Author: Rebecca Moyes
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 9781784500450
Release Date: 2014-07-21
Genre: Education

Concise and accessible, this plain English guide will help parents and educators to understand and support children with executive function difficulties at home and in the classroom. The author describes the cognitive processes that make up the executive functions, including attention, behavioral inhibition, theory of mind, organizational skills, time management, planning, decision-making, and self-talk. Using real examples, she describes how difficulties in each of these areas may manifest, and offers practical hints, tips, and accommodations for supporting children both in and out of school. Containing a wealth of helpful information as well as tried-and-tested strategies, this is the perfect primer for parents and educators of children with executive function difficulties.

Hunter and His Amazing Remote Control

Author: Lori Copeland
Publisher: YouthLight, Inc.
ISBN: 1889636134
Release Date: 1998-10-01
Genre: Education

Teach self-control to your third and fourth grade children by using their buttons on their remote controls. The book contains an activity guide and an illustrated storybook.

Kindness Counts

Author: Bryan Smith
Publisher: Boys Town Press
ISBN: 1944882014
Release Date: 2016-08-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When Cade's and his family find out their ice cream order was paid for by another patron, they continue paying it forward, and so starts the discussion of random acts of kindness. Cade takes this idea and runs with it, showing unexpected kindnesses to others. But when Cade's dad would like him to donate some of his own toys, he has a hard time. Will Cade be able to learn the importance of being kind to others, even when it isn't easy? Find out in this tale about showing kindness.

Winston Wallaby Can t Stop Bouncing

Author: Kay Al-Ghani
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 9781784507619
Release Date: 2017-12-19
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Winston Wallaby, like most Wallabies, loves to bounce. However, Winston can't seem to ever sit still and when he starts school he needs help to concentrate... Luckily his teacher Mrs Calm shows Winston how to settle down and focus his mind in class, and he learns new ways to help him with touch, feel, attention and awareness. This fun, illustrated storybook will help children aged 5-10 with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) recognise their sensory needs and develop tools to support them. A helpful introduction for parents and carers explains hyperactivity and how it can affect a child's perception of the world, and the appendices at the back provide useful strategies to be adopted at school and at home.

I Can Handle It

Author: MS Laurie Wright
Publisher:
ISBN: 099524720X
Release Date: 2016-08-29
Genre:

Can Sebastien handle his problems? Of course he can, with the help of a mindful mantra! He could try something silly, or he could try something funny! Chances are whatever his problem may be, he can handle it. Help your child learn to deal with difficult emotions along with Sebastien, and provide a tool for lifelong confidence! Depression and anxiety don't discriminate and our kids need help. I Can Handle It equips children with a necessary skill in order to alleviate everyday anxieties that arise in their lives. And because teachers and parents have such a difficult and important job, this book includes a resource for both. Simply go to bit.ly/LaurieWright to get it!

The Drunkard s Walk

Author: Leonard Mlodinow
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 9780307275172
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Mathematics

An irreverent look at how randomness influences our lives, and how our successes and failures are far more dependent on chance events than we recognize.

Bumps Hills and Mountains

Author: Julie Balderston
Publisher:
ISBN: 0692401067
Release Date: 2015-03-31
Genre:

As readers navigate the roads of Social City, they learn to determine whether a problem is a bump (little problem), a hill (medium problem) or a mountain (big problem). This delightfully illustrated book makes abstract social-emotional concepts concrete and outlines clear criteria for identifying the size of a problem. Visuals and lessons are included to help kids further understand these criteria and apply them to real-life situations. This first book of the Social City series is a fun and effective resource for teachers, speech language pathologists, counselors and parents to use with preschool and elementary-aged children. To continue the adventure in Social City, check out Book 2 - The Problem/Reaction Meter: Choosing the Size of Your Reactions, available on Amazon. For further learning and fun, check out the Social City strategy board game at Print and Play Games: https://www.printplaygames.com/product/social-city