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Children's Issues & Development
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Title

Author

Subject

Description

Code

1-2-3 The Toddler Years

Van der Zande

Infant/Toddler, Child Development

Caring for a Toddler

IT4

125 Brain Games for Babies Silberg Child Development & Activities Simple games to promote early brain development RT1

Absorbent Mind, The

Montessori

Child Development

Mostessorian Theory

L2-4

Activities That Teach Family Values

Jackson

School-Age, Child Issues, Behavior & Guidance

Activities to teach values, ages 7 - 15

SA1

Advocates in Action

Robinson, Stark

Business, Child Issues

Guide to influencing policy and practice to the benefit of young children

L2-8

Ages and Stages

Miller

Child Development

Overview of child development, birth to age 8

L1-1, RT1, RT2, RT3, RT4

Baby Manual, The

Levin, Bropson

Infant/Toddler, Child Development

Quick reference guide to baby’s first year

L1-1

Baby Minds

Acredolo, Goodwyn

Child Development, Infant/Toddler, Play & Games

Brain building games for babies

L1-2, RT1

Baby Steps

Kopp

Infant/Toddler, Child Development

The "whys" of children’s behavior in the first two years

IT2

Beyond Dolls and Guns

Crawford

Child Issues

101 ways to help children avoid gender bias

L2-4

Building Understanding Together

Waite-Stupiansky

Child Development

Constructivist approach to early childhood education

L2-4

Building Your Baby’s Brain

Dodge, Heroman

Child Development

Suggestions for nurturing brain development

FCC3 (2), L1-2 (2), CCRR (2)

By the Ages

Allen, Marotz

Child Development

Behavior & development of children pre-birth through eight

RT2

Calming Your Fussy Baby, The Brazelton Way

Brazelton

Infant/Toddler, Child Development

Step-by-step advice for calming fussy newborns

CCRR, RT1, RT2, RT4

Caring: Supporting Children's Growth

Warren, NAEYC

Behavior, Child Development, Partnering with Parents

Accepting children and parents, self-esteem, separation, growth, stress

L2-3

Child’s Place, A

Shell

Child Issues, Child Care Environment

In-depth look at daycare as it really is (novel style)

SN3

Complete Resource Book for Infants, The

Schiller

CurriculumInfant/Toddler, Child Care Environment

Over 700 experiences for children from birth to 18 months

FPCP

Developmentally Appropriate Practice in Early Childhood Programs

NAEYC, Bredekamp, Copple

Child Development

Developmentally appropriate practice and guidelines

CCRR, L1-1 (2)

Discipline, The Brazelton Way

Brazelton

Discipline, Child Development

Unique solutions to helping children become well-behaved and cooperative

CCRR, RT1, RT2, RT4

Don't Let Your Career Hurt Your Kids (cassette tape)

Scoresby

Child Issues, Partnering with Parents

Cassette tape to help parents to successfully adapt between work and home

CCRR

Einstein Never Used Flash Cards Hirsh-Pasek, et al Child Development How children really learn and why they need to play more and memorize less RT2

Emotional Development of Young Children, The

Hyson

Child Development

Building an emotion-centered curriculum

GE2

Everyone Poops

Gomi

Child Issues & Development

Children’s book for potty training

FCC2

Feeding, The Brazelton Way

Brazelton

Child Development, Food

Guide to helping parents avoid the most common and frustrating feeding problems for any age

CCRR, RT1, RT2, RT4

Focus On The Children (cassette tapes)

Scoresby

Child Issues, Partnering with Parents

Six cassette tapes for helping parents understand their child's growth

CCRR

Ghosts from the Nursery

Karr-Morse, Wiley

Child Issues

Traces the roots of violence to infancy where trust, empathy, etc. are missing

IT2

Going to the Potty

Rogers

Child Issues & Development

Children’s book on potty training

FCC2, L1-1

Good Going!

Kinnell

Child Issues & Development

Successful potty training for children in child care

FCC2, L1-1

Great Outdoors, The

Rivkin

Play & Games, Child Issues

Urges a restoration of children’s right to play outside

L2-2, CCRR

Guide to Toilet Training

American Academy of Pediatrics

Child Development

Step-by-step guide for ways to encourage progress in toileting

CCRR

Healthy Foundations

Center for Family Life Education

Child Issues

Teacher’s guide to responding to young children’s questions and behaviors regarding sexuality

CCRR

Healthy Sexuality Development

Chrisman, Couchenour, NAEYC

Child Issues & Development

A guide to supporting children’s developing sexuality

CCRR

Helping Children Cope with Divorce

Teyber

Child Issues

Clinical child psychologist's point of view on the importance of stable parenting skills

GE4

Helping Children Understand Divorce and Mom and Dad Break Up

Prestine

Child Issues

Child’s book and adult guide to helping children deal with divorce

L2-6

Irreducible Needs of Children, The RT1 Brazelton, Greenspan Child Development What every child must have to grow, learn and flourish RT1, RT2, RT4

Learning Power of Laughter, The

Silberg

Child Development, Activities, Games

Over 300 playful games, activities and ideas that promote learning with young children

L2-4

Listen to the Children

Zavitkovsky, Baker, NAEYC

Child Issues, Inspirational

Short stories and commentary on children

FCC1

Little Kids, Big Worries

Honig

Children’s Issues & Development

Stress-busting tips for early childhood classrooms

TBP1

Losing a Parent to Death in the Early Years

Lieberman, Compton, Van Horn, Ippen

Behavior & Guidance, Child Issues

Guidelines for the treatment of traumatic bereavement in infancy and early childhood

GE4

Magic Trees of the Mind

Diamond, Hopson

Child Development

How to nurture your child's intelligence, creativity, and healthy emotions from birth through adolescence

RT3

Making it Better: Activities for Children in a Stressful World

Oehlberg

Child Issues & Development

Information on physical and emotional effects of stress on children and activities to help children thrive

L2-6

Moral Child, The

Damon

Behavior & Guidance, Child Development

Nurturing children’s natural moral growth

L2-4

More Infant and Toddler Experiences

Hast, Hollyfield

Infant/Toddler, Child Development

Suggestions for interacting with infants and toddlers

IT4

No Biting

Kinnell

Behavior & Guidance, Child Issues

Solutions for biting

IT2, IT4

No More Bedtime Battles

Canter, Canter

Child Issues

Simple solutions to bedtime problems

IT1

On Your Potty!

Miller

Child Issues & Development

Children’s book about going to the potty

L1-1

Once Upon a Potty for Her (video) Frankel Child Issues & Development Children’s video about going to the potty FCC2
Once Upon a Potty for Him (video) Frankel Child Issues & Development Children’s video about going to the potty FCC2
Once Upon a Potty: Hers (book) Frankel Child Issues & Development Children’s book about going to the potty FCC2 (2)
Once Upon a Potty: His (book) Frankel Child Issues & Development Children’s book about going to the potty FCC2

Play in Practice

Brown, Marchant

Play & Games, Child Development

Case studies in young children’s play

L2-5

Playing for Keeps

Phillips, Early Childhood Consortium

Play, Child Issues

Companion to Play in Practice, supporting young children’s play

CCRR

Protect Your Child From Sexual Abuse

Hart-Rossi

Child Issues

Ideas for teaching young children how to resist uncomfortable touch

L2-7

Punished by Rewards

Kohn

Behavior & Guidance, Child Issues & Development

The trouble with gold stars, incentive plans, A’s, praise and other bribes

GE3

Rethinking the Brain

Shore

Child Development

New insights into early development

L1-2

Scaffolding Children’s Learning

Berk, Winsler, NAEYC

Child Development

Vygotsky and early childhood education

FCC3, L2-4

Secure Relationships

Honig, NAEYC

Infant/Toddler, Child Development

Nurturing infant/toddler attachment in early care settings

IT2

Separation: Strategies for Helping Two- to Four-Year-Olds

Jervis

Child Issues, Partnering with Parents

Strategies for helping 2 to 4 year olds deal with separation

L1-2, L2-3, GE1

Simple Signing with Young Children

Murray

Child Development

How to make the block area a place for young children to develop cognitively, physically, socially & creatively.

TBP4

Sleep Book for Tired Parents, The

Huntley

Child Issues & Development, Partnering with Parents

Sleep solutions for 3 styles: Family Bed, Cry-it-Out and Teaching in Small Steps

IT4, L2-6

Sleep, The Brazelton Way

Brazelton

Infant/Toddler, Child Development

Practical advice for helping children sleep through the night

CCRR, RT1, RT2, RT4

Sleeping Through the Night

Mindell

Child Issues & Development, Partnering with Parents

Helping infants and toddlers sleep through the night

IT1

So This is Normal Too?

Hewitt

Behavior & Guidance, Child Development

Working out developmental issues in young children

L2-3, GE1

Spreading the News

Carter, Curtis

Inspirational, Child Issues

Sharing the stories of early childhood education

L2-8 (2), CCRR

Starting Points

Carnegie Corporation

Child Issues & Development

Meeting the needs of our youngest children

L2-8

Sympathetic Understanding of the Child

Elkind

Child Development

Describes personal, social and intellectual development of children from birth to age 16

CCRR

Teaching Young Children in Violent Times

Levin

Child Issues, Behavior & Guidance

Teaching children appropriate social behavior and conflict resolution

L2-4

To Listen to a Child

Brazelton

Child Development

Understanding the normal problems of growing up

L1-2

Toilet Learning: The Picture Book Technique for Children and Parents

Mack

Child Issues & Development

A picture book technique for potty training

FCC2, L1-1

Toilet Training and Koko Bear's New Potty

Lansky

Child Issues & Development

A practical guide to daytime and nighttime training; includes a children's book

IT1

Toilet Training, The Brazelton Way

Brazelton

Child Development

Guide to helping children with successful toileting without fuss and turmoil

CCRR, RT1, RT2, RT4

Touchpoints: Birth to 3

Brazelton

Development, Infant/Toddler

Essential reference for the early years

CCRR

Touchpoints, Birth to Three, 2nd Edition RT1 Brazelton Child Development A chronological account of the touchpoints of development RT1 (2), RT2 (2)

Touchpoints: 3 to 6

Brazelton

Development, Infant/Toddler

Your child's emotional and behavioral development

CCRR, RT4 (2)

Touchpoints Volume 2: The First Month Through The First Year (video)

Brazelton

Development, Infant/Toddler

Video series on parenting

CCRR

Touchpoints Volume 3: One Year Through Toddlerhood (video)

Brazelton

Development, Infant/Toddler

Video series on parenting

CCRR

Touchpoints: Complete Series, Pregnancy Through Toddlerhood (video) photo

Brazelton

Development, Infant/Toddler

Video series on parenting

RT2

Understanding Sibling Rivalry, The Brazelton Way RT1 Brazelton Child Development How to defuse bickering and how to strengthen warm relationships RT1, RT4

What Happened to the World?

Greenman

Child Issues

A booklet for helping children cope in turbulent times

CCRR

What to Expect the Toddler Years

Eisenberg, Murkoff, Hathaway

Infant/Toddler, Child Development

Comprehensive guide about the second and third years of life

IT1

What Would You Do?

Schwartz

Health & Safety, School-Age, Child Issues

A kid's guide to tricky and sticky situations

FCC3

When Mothers & Fathers Work

Magid, Fleming

Child Issues, Partnering with Parents

Creative ways to succeed with both family and career

CCRR

Who’s Calling the Shots?

Carlsson-Paige, Levin

Child Issues, Behavior & Guidance

How to respond effectively to children’s fascination with war play and war toys

CCRR

Words Can Hurt You

Thomson

Child Issues, Behavior & Guidance

A book on beginning a program of anti-bias education

CCRR

Young Exceptional Children

Division for Early Childhood

Behavior & Guidance, Child Issues

Practical ideas for addressing challenging behaviors

GE4, CCRR

Your Child at Play: Birth to One Year

Segal

Infant/Toddler, Child Development, Play & Games

Infant development info and activity ideas

IT4, L1-2

Your Child at Play: One to Two Years

Segal, Adcock

Infant/Toddler, Child Development, Play & Games

Toddlers exploring daily living, learning, making friends, development and activity ideas

IT4

Your Child at Play: Two to Three Years

Segal, Adcock

Infant/Toddler, Child Development, Play & Games

Growing up, language and the imagination, toddler development and activity ideas

IT4

Your Child at Play: Three to Five Years

Segal, Adcock

Preschool, Play & Games, Child Issues & Development

Preschoolers’ conversation, creativity, cognitive learning, development and activity ideas

L1-1, SR3

Your New Potty

Cole

Child Issues & Development

Children’s book about going to the potty

FCC2

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