ERIC Number: ED415655
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
First Star I See.
Caffrey, Jaye Andras
This children's novel tells the story of a young girl with attention deficit disorder (ADD) without hyperactivity and her younger brother who has ADD with hyperactivity. Trying to win a school writing contest on the topic of space and stars helps bright, imaginative Paige Bradley realize that fixing her "focusing knob" will compensate for her ADD. (DB)
Descriptors: Attention Deficit Disorders, Childrens Literature, Elementary Education, Emotional Adjustment, Goal Orientation, Hyperactivity, Individual Development, Self Esteem, Success
Verbal Images Press, 19 Fox Hill Drive, Fairport, NY 14450; telephone: 716-377-3807; fax: 716-377-5401 ($9.95).
Publication Type: Books; Creative Works
Education Level: N/A
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