This book is the first part of a series of books about activities according to the Montessori philosophy for encouraging the development of the child from 2,5 - 6 years. It shares ideas of how the child can work alone, how to grow in responsibility, concentration, discipline and self-trust.
The aim is to inspire each parent and teacher to be encouraged to start a new begin in raising children to guide them in growing towards an independent, respectful human.
The Montessori Method is scientific education based on a sound knowledge of childhood. In this volume, Dr. Maria Montessori examines the physical and mental development of the child in its early years and discusses what she considers to be the basic truths underlying the child's nature, growth and development.
You might not believe it, but values and virtues are important to children these days. They don’t claim to totally understand what they are, but they’d like to know more about them. Values and virtues can be rather abstract concepts to define; yet at a time when children are starting to develop their own independence and ideals, The Values & Virtues Book can be an excellent and useful resource.
Unlike women, to whom mothering ability is a natural gift, men must learn how to be fathers. The father's involvement has a profound impact, but how sons affect their fathers is too-often overlooked. In My Father Before Me psychoanalyst Michael J. Diamond firmly establishes fatherhood as an essential event for both the son's and the father's development.
Girls are more than just sugar and spice. We’ve all figured that out. What we haven’t figured out completely is how they’re wired, why they do the things they do, how the world around them affects their choices and opinions, and what that means for youth ministry—until now. The book is designed to help each .................................
In this book Maria Montessori explains the method which she has developed by observing children. It is here that she discovered the secret of childhood. The child has a spontaneous urge to learn. An understanding of this simple secret....
Many Ways to Learn: A Kid's Guide to LD is a very helpful book for children with learning disabilities. It maps out a clear way to "climb the mountain" making it a very meaningful book. It is very organized and is an easy read book yet full of vital information. This book will give kids around the nation hope to succeed. —Gabriel Kohrman, master student
Somewhere between the ages of 9 and 12, things can get a little uncomfortable, particularly for young girls. Suddenly things that used to seem cool to do with Mom or Dad don't seem so cool anymore. As the urges for self-identity and independence from parents begin to develop, potential problems can easily arise. The It's MY Life Book is designed to ..................................................
Dear Diary is a hip new devotional that addresses many of the issues facing young girls today. By providing biblically based solutions for the issues at a time when straight answers and solutions to real-life challenges aren’t always so clear-cut, the young girls find a real guide for their life in this book.
The Blurry Rules Book is all about ethics. Explain THAT to an 8- to 12-year-old girl! Author, Nancy Rue, approaches the subject by talking about those gray areas and hard-to-answer questions that aren’t so clearly addressed in the Ten Commandments. Children clearly understand "Thou shalt not kill", but what about "thou shalt not hate the guts of the girl who deliberately snubs you?
There is a common theme linking these studies this topic comes from the depth and diversity and richness of human nature from the side, and the other side also stems from humans and worthlessness in this nature. In this book by Rollo May discusses some of the characteristics of human nature and human under the title of "problematic".