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Mind in the making : the seven essential life skills every child needs  Cover Image Book Book

Mind in the making : the seven essential life skills every child needs / Ellen Galinsky.

Galinsky, Ellen. (Author).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062041296 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0062041290 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xv, 382 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: NAEYC special ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper, c2010.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [353]-369) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Skill one: focus and self control -- Skill two: perspective taking -- Skill three: communicating -- Skill four: making connections -- Skill five: critical thinking -- Skill six: taking on challenges -- Skill seven: self-directed, engaged learning.
Summary, etc.:
Bringing the work of more than a hundred scientists into a form that parents everywhere can use, Galinsky has divided this information into the seven skills she believes all children should learn, showing parents not only what children are capable of, but specifically how to develop those capabilities in their children from birth up until age eight.
Subject: Children > Life skills guides.
Child development.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Wolcott Public Library.


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Wolcott Public Library 305.231 GALI EARLY CHILDHOOD LIBRARY (Text) 34031131169752 Parent Shelf Available -

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