• 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



    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



    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