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Parachutes for parents 12 new keys to raising chidren for a better world by Bobbie Sandoz-Merrill

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Published by Contemporary Books in Lincolnwood, Ill., U.S.A .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Parenting.,
  • Child rearing.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titles12 new keys to raising chidren for a better world, Twelve new keys to raising chidren for a better world
StatementBobbie Sandoz.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ755.8 .S29 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 478 p. :
Number of Pages478
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL671043M
ISBN 100809230259
LC Control Number97017006

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Parachutes for Parents is one of the few that I've considered worth keeping. I find many of the author's views to be original and yet very wise and sensible. In particular, I like her idea of 'access without entertaining'. I also think that she deals very well with sibling rivalry. We have put many of her theories into practice to great effect/5(3). Speak enters the world of Gossip Girl in this modern immigrant story from New York Times bestselling author Kelly Yang about two girls navigating wealth, power, friendship, and trauma. They’re called parachutes: teenagers dropped off to live in private homes and study in the United States while their wealthy parents remain in Asia.   This is a beautiful picture book with a great message about overcoming one's fears. Toby takes his parachute everywhere, because it makes him feel safe. One day, his cat, Henry, is stuck high up in his treehouse tree. Forgetting his fear, Toby climbs up and uses the parachute to get his pet down to the ground safely/5.   Speak enters the world of Gossip Girl in this modern immigrant story from New York Times bestselling author Kelly Yang about two girls navigating wealth, power, friendship, and trauma.. They’re called parachutes: teenagers dropped off to live in private homes and study in the United States while their wealthy parents remain in Asia.

FRONT DESK was awarded the Asian Pacific American Award for Literature, the Parents' Choice Gold Medal, is the Global Read Aloud, and has earned numerous other honors including being named an Amazon Best Book of the Year, a Washington Post Best Book of the Year, a Kirkus Best Book of the Year, a School Library Journal Best Book of the. They’re called parachutes: teenagers dropped off to live in private homes and study in the United States while their wealthy parents remain in Asia. Claire Wang never thought she’d be one of them, until her parents pluck her from her privileged life in Shanghai and enroll her at a high school in California.   Parachutes is not just a searing drama that explores the lives of Asians in America, it’s a courageous, empowering story about how high women can soar when they lift each other up. Stacey Lee Front Desk is a story about the hardships of immigrant life, the perpetuation of injustice, and a sweet, kind, indomitable young girl who chooses to Brand: HarperCollins Publishers. Get this from a library! Parachutes for parents: learning to parent from the wisdom of love. [Bobbie Sandoz-Merrill] -- A comprehensive, one-stop child and teen management book.

Buy this book In her Claire is appalled when her parents transfer her to an American high school: Dani’s. American Prep is a magnet for parachutes, or “kids from China who come to the U.S. Parachutes After School Childcare. Parachutes is our after school child care; it runs after every school day. It is available from pm – pm and is staffed by at least 3 members of staff at all times. During the after school club, your child will have the opportunity to relax, play, snack, talk and rest after their school day until you or a notified adult comes to collect them. Included is an overview of the many crises facing children today, accompanied by an easy-to-use page problem-solving guide for specific issues such as sleep and eating problems, tantrums, single parenting and stepparenting, and much more. Insightful and touching, this book shows parents how to raise loved -- and loving -- children. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes a Problem-solving guide and index. Description: xiv, , pages: illustrations ; 23 cm.