ERIC Number: ED421262
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
Growing Happy Kids: Seeds for Success.
This guide, part of the "Seeds for Success" series, provides an opportunity for adults to reflect on how they communicate with and affect children. The guide offers practical advice for nurturing a child's feelings of being lovable and capable by means of nearly 100 simple activity ideas designed for use with 3- to 5-year-olds. Activities are offered in the following areas: (1) "Feeling Loved"; (2) "Being Healthy"; (3) "Being Positive about Me"; (4) "Being Friendly"; (5) "Feeling Capable"; (6) "Being Emotionally Secure"; (7) "Feeling OK about Being Imperfect"; and (8) "Being Family-Oriented." (EV)
Descriptors: Activities, Caregiver Child Relationship, Child Rearing, Emotional Development, Happiness, Parent Child Relationship, Self Concept, Self Efficacy, Well Being, Young Children
Totline Publications, 23740 Hawthorne Blvd., Torrance, CA 90505-5927; phone: 800-421-5565 ($9.95, plus $3 shipping. Residents in California, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Texas, and Washington must add appropriate sales tax).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Illustrated by Barb Tourtillotte.