• The following books are available through local bookstores as well as various internet book sites.  This is a partial list of what is available and was compiled from a variety of resources.
     
     

    The ABCs of School Success: Nurturing Young Minds: A Guide for Parents & Educators
     
    Elaine K. McEwan / Paperback / Published 1995

     

     

    50 Ways to Bring Out the Smarts in Your Kid

     

    Marge Kennedy / Paperback / Published 1996

     

     

    Bringing Kids Up Without Tearing Them Down: How to Raise Confident, Successful Children

     

    Dr. Kevin Leman / Paperback / Published 1995

                                      

     

    Caring for Your School-Age Child: Ages 5 to 12

     

    Edward L. Schor (Editor) / Paperback / Published 1996

                                     


    The Case Against Spanking: How to Discipline Your Child Without Hitting

     

    Irwin A. Hyman / Paperback / Published 1997

     

     

    Cooperative Discipline

    Linda Albert / Paperback / Published 1996
     

    Discipline That Works: Promoting Self-Discipline in Children

     

    Thomas Gordon / Paperback / Published 1991

     

     

    Discipline With Dignity

    Dr. Allen Mendler and Dr. Richard Curwin / Paperback / Published 1989

     

     

    Discipline Without Tears

     

    Rudolf Dreikurs, et al / Paperback / Published 1992

     

     

    Don't Take It Out on Your Kids! : A Parent's Guide to Positive

    Discipline

                                     

    Katharine C. Kersey, Katherine C. Kersey / Paperback / Published 1994

     

     

    Driven to Distraction: Recognizing and Coping With Attention Deficit Disorder from Childhood Through Adulthood

     

    Edward M. Hallowell M.D. and John Ratey M.D. / Paperback / Published 1995



    Ending the Homework Hassle: Understanding, Preventing, and Solving

    School Performance Problems

     

    John K. Rosemond, John Resemond / Paperback / Published 1990

     

     

    Homework Without Tears: A Parent's Guide for Motivating Children to Do Homework and to Succeed in School

     

    Lee Canter / Paperback / Published 1993

     


    How to Discipline Your Six-To-Twelve Year Old...Without Losing Your Mind

     

    Jerry Wyckoff, Barbara C. Unell (Contributor) / Paperback / Published

    1991

     


    How to Parent Your 'Tweenager'/Understanding the In-Between Years of Your 8 to 12-Year-Old

     

    Mary Manz Simon / Paperback / Published 1995

     

     

    How to Talk So Kids Can Learn: At Home and in School: What Every

    Parent and Teacher Needs to Know

     

    Adele Faber (Editor), et al / Hardcover / Published 1995

     

     

    Keys to Parenting a Child With a Learning Disability

    (Barron's Parenting Keys)

                                                              

    Francine J. McNamara (Contributor), Barry Edwards McNamara / Paperback

    Published 1995

     

     

    Making Children Mind Without Losing Yours


    Dr. Kevin Leman / Paperback / Published 1987

     

     

    Making the Grade: An Adolescent’s Struggle With ADD

     

    Harvey C. Parker (Contributor), et al / Paperback / Published 1992

     

     

    Nobody Likes Me: Helping Your Child Make Friends

     

    Elaine K. McEwan / Paperback / Published 1996

     

     

    Overcoming Underachieving: An Action Guide to Helping Your Child

    Succeed in School

     

    Sam, Ph.D. Goldstein, Nancy Mather (Contributor) / Paperback / 1998

     


    Positive Involvement: How to Teach Your Child Habits for School Success

                                    

    Jack Youngblood, et al / Paperback / Published 1995

     

     

    Parenting Behaviors that Promote School Success

     

    Thomas J. Brown / Paperback / Published 1998

     

     

    Raising Lifelong Learners: A Parents' Guide

     

    Lucy McCormick Calkins, Lydia Bellino / Paperback / Published 1998

     

     

    The Tween Years: A Parent's Guide for Surviving Those Terrific,

    Turbulent, and Trying Times Between Childhood and Adolescence

     

    Donna G. Corwin / Paperback / Published 1998

     

     

     

     

     

          

         compiled by Lee Giske, Littlerock Elementary, June 1999