ERIC Number: ED449885
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
H.E.L.P.: How To Enjoy Living with a Preadolescent = AYUDA: Como Disfrutar de la Vida con un Preadolescente.
Noting that young adolescents are very much affected by their families, this booklet, in both English- and Spanish-language versions, was prepared for parents/guardians of children ages 10-15 to help them provide the support needed by a child undergoing some of the most dramatic changes in a lifetime. The booklet describes typical behavior of preadolescents and offers advice to parents on responding appropriately. Topics covered in this booklet include: (1) getting ready for changes; (2) forgetting; (3) irritability; (4) power plays; (5) friendships; (6) chores; (7) worries; and (8) joys. (EV)
Descriptors: Adolescent Behavior, Adolescent Development, Behavior Change, Behavior Development, Child Rearing, Developmental Stages, Emotional Adjustment, Middle School Students, Middle Schools, Parent Child Relationship, Parent Materials, Preadolescents
National Middle School Association, 4151 Executive Parkway, Suite 300, Westerville, OH 43081; Tel: 800-528-NMSA (Toll-Free); e-mail: info@NMSA.org (ID No. 1106, $16).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Middle School Association, Columbus, OH.
Note: For more H.E.L.P., see PS 029 170.