Complimentary teacher guides with CCSS alignment outlined
Drafting teaching plans for 2014? Parenting Press can help! Any new or revised teacher guide ($5 value) is complimentary with the purchase of 20 or more copies of the title it covers. Buy the books at your favorite bookseller, through a catalog, through distributor IPG, wherever---and we'll e-mail you the downloadable guide as soon as you send us proof of purchase. It's that simple.*
Ideal for feelings and character education units;Spanish, too! The Way I Feel, The Way I Act, the Self-Calming Cards, and the Feeling Elf Cards are all approved for classroom use, and especially valuable in primary and special education classrooms when you're teaching emotional literacy, emotions vs. actions, and values. The Way I Feel is also available in Spanish as Así me siento yo, and both card decks are bilingual Spanish/English.
Addressing peer pressure
With such branching-path books as Under Whose Influence, Making the Grade and Finders, Keepers, you can help kids realize they have choices when it comes to using liquor or drugs, cheating or stealing.
Mudra Pocket Cards make stress-busting easy
Anxious? Angry? Excited? Kids and adults can soothe themselves in a minute or two (truly!) with the hand-yoga gestures, each one illustrated and explained on a different sturdy card in this new deck by Emily Fuller Williams. Based on her book,Mudras: Ancient Gestures to Ease Modern Stress, the cards introduce gestures that can be done at desks, on bus rides, in circle time and when frustrated on the playground. Teach a different one each day, or combine several in a unit on emotional health. ISBN 978-1-936903-05-4, $12.95.
Monthly newsletter continues with articles you can use
Adventures and activities for kids of all ages, community service projects appropriate for families, the facts about children's mental illnesses, PSTD and grief: examples of what we've handled in recent issues of News for Parents, a complimentary online publication from which you can reprint articles. No advertising, no sponsored content, either.
Weekly parenting advice, ideal for reprinting, too
Homework hassles, sibling rivalry, Internet safety: Parenting Press has tackled literally hundreds of important topics in itsweekly parenting tips, and each one of them is available online, for whenever you need help. Ideal for use as a parenting column, a tip is posted each week on our web site. You can receive the weekly tip via e-mail on Mondays by sending your address to email@example.com. Each month's schedule of tips also appears in News for Parents.
* Teacher guides are complimentary when you provide a receipt showing the purchase of at least 20 new copies after Nov. 1, 2013. Please request your complimentary guides from firstname.lastname@example.org, 800-992-6657, within 60 days of purchase of the books.