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Gift of Learning
by Ronald D Davis ~ Paperback / softback

Using the proven methods he developed to overcome dyslexia, Ron Davis adapts those techniques to help sufferers triumph over a variety of common learning disabilities, including: * Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) * ADHD (the hyperactive variety) * Math deficiency (dyscalculia and acalculia) * Handw...

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Reversed
by Lois E Letchford ~ Hardback

"HE'S THE WORST CHILD I'VE SEEN IN 20 YEARS OF TEACHING." When Lois Letchford learns her son has been diagnosed with a low IQ at the end of grade one, she refuses to give up on his future. Testing showed Nicholas had no spatial awareness, limited concentration, and could only read ten words; he is ...

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The Gift of Dyslexia
by Ronald D Davis ~ Paperback / softback

The revised, updated, and expanded edition of the classic in the category. This book outlines a unique and revolutionary program with a phenomenally high success rate in helping dyslexics learn to read and to overcome other difficulties associated with it. This new edition is expanded to include n...

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Kids in the Syndrome Mix of ADHD, LD, Autism Spectrum, Tourette's,...
by Martin L. Kutscher ~ Paperback / softback
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The completely updated and expanded new edition of this well-established text incorporates DSM-5 changes as well as other new developments. The all-in-one guide covers the whole range of often co-existing neuro-behavioral disorders in children - from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), ...

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Overcoming Dyslexia
by Sally E. Shaywitz ~ Paperback / softback
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FOR EVERYONE WHO STRUGGLES TO READ! Clear, practical, science-based information and advice for successful results One in five American children has trouble reading. But they are not stupid or lazy. In Overcoming Dyslexia, Dr. Sally Shaywitz, codirector of the Yale Center for the Study of Learning a...

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Sensory Integration
by Christy Isbell ~ Paperback

Do you have a child in your preschool classroom who: Covers their ears when others are singing and playing? Refuses to touch clay, paint, or sand? Often falls down and skins their knees? And, climbs on top of furniture and jumps off?If so, it is possible the child may be having difficulty with senso...

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Overcoming Dyslexia For Dummies
by Tracey Wood ~ Paperback / softback

Includes tips and strategies for kids, teens, and adults with dyslexia Understand what dyslexia is, assess schools and programs, and help your child succeed Does your child mix up d's and b's? Does he or she have trouble reading? If so, the cause may be dyslexia. But don't worry -- these days,...

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Winston Wallaby Can't Stop Bouncing
by Kay Al-Ghani ~ Hardback

Winston Wallaby, like most Wallabies, loves to bounce. However, Winston can't seem to ever sit still and when he starts school he needs help to concentrate... Luckily his teacher Mrs Calm shows Winston how to settle down and focus his mind in class, and he learns new ways to help him with touch, fe...

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The Structure of Magic: v. 1
by John Grinder ~ Paperback / softback

These seminal works in neurolinguistic programming (NLP) help therapists understand how people create inner models of the world to represent their experience and guide their behavior. Volume I describes the Meta Model, a framework for comprehending the structure of language; Volume II applies NLP th...

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How Do I Teach This Kid?
by Kimberly A. Henry ~ Paperback / softback

First Runner-Up in the 2006 Writer's Notes Book Awards, this book utilizes the strengths of children with ASD to help them develop new skills. Tasks are visually oriented, consistent; expectations are clear. Children learn motor, matching, sorting, reading, writing, and math skills using easy-to-mak...

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Very Special Maths
by Les Staves ~ Paperback / softback

All children require mathematical understanding to access as full a life as possible. This practical book explores the curriculum required to accommodate the various difficulties faced by children with severe and profound learning difficulties. It describes how children's mathematical thinking first...

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What's Happening to Ellie?
by Kate E. Reynolds ~ Hardback

Ellie notices that her body is changing. Hair is growing in new places and there are other changes happening too. Ellie's mum helps her understand that she has started growing into a woman. Following Ellie as she begins to notice changes to her body, this simple resource helps parents and carers t...

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Disruptive, Stubborn, Out of Control?
by Bo Hejlskov Elven ~ Paperback / softback

One of the biggest challenges in the classroom is trying to teach when students act in unexpected and annoying ways. Based on the psychology of how children and people act, this book offers practical strategies for understanding why your students are behaving in the way they are, and how to react in...

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Behavior Solutions For the Inclusive Classroom
by Beth Aune ~ Paperback / softback

WHY won't he stay in his seat? WHY does she flap her hands? And WHAT should I do? As inclusion becomes the norm in general education, teachers are faced with behaviors they have never seen before. Special needs educators may recognize the telltale symptom of a sensory need or a textbook case of a...

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When My Worries Get Too Big!
by Kari Dunn Buron ~ Paperback / softback

Worry and anxiety are on an upswing. In fact, anxiety is the most frequent of all mental disorders in children. High levels of stress and big emotions related to social situations, sensory issues, or general frustration are common in children who live with anxiety. Such stress can lead to a loss of ...

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More Than Hope: For Young Children on the Autism Spectrum
by Tanya Paparella ~ Paperback / softback
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More Than Hope, For Young Children On The Autism Spectrum describes powerful intervention strategies to change areas of early child development most impacted by autism. With the specialized knowledge of Dr. Tanya Paparella, a leading expert with over 20 years of autism intervention and director of t...

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The ADD / ADHD Checklist
by Sandra F Rief ~ Paperback / softback

The bestselling guide, fully revised and updated, offering practical information and tips to help every child with ADHD succeed The ADD/ADHD Checklist helps parents and teachers to better understand children and teenagers with attention problems and provide the kind of support and intervention that...

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Lost and Found
by Ross W. Greene ~ Hardback

Implement a more constructive approach to difficult students Lost and Found is a follow-up to Dr. Ross Greene's landmark works, The Explosive Child and Lost at School, providing educators with highly practical, explicit guidance on implementing his Collaborative & Proactive Solutions (CPS) Problem ...

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Nonverbal Learning Disorder
by Rondalyn Varney Whitney ~ Paperback / softback

Millions of children suffer from Nonverbal Learning Disorder, a neurological deficit that prevents them from understanding nonverbal cues like tone of voice and facial expressions. Though they can be exceptionally bright and articulate, these children often have difficulty in social situations and c...

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Take Action Child Handout Workbook
by Allison Waters ~ Paperback / softback

The Take Action Child Handout Workbook is part of the Take Action program and is to be used only in conjunction with the Take Action Practitioner Guidebook. It provides all 84 Child handouts and work sheets from the Take Action program bound and numbered in a 92-page colour cover A4 sized book with...

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Parenting Children with ADHD
by Vincent J. Monastra ~ Paperback / softback

Your son doesn't do his homework and is failing nearly all his subjects, but his teachers say he just needs to try harder. Your daughter is moody, defiant, and barely speaks to you and you're thinking it's got to be more than just a phase. You hear other parents talk about the great things their kid...

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Specific Learning Difficulties - What Teachers Need to Know
by Diana Hudson ~ Paperback / softback

This book clearly explains what Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLD) are, and describes the symptoms of conditions most commonly encountered in the mainstream classroom: dyslexia, dyspraxia, dyscalculia, dysgraphia, Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, and OCD. The author provides an overview of the str...

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The Loving Push
by Temple Grandin ~ Paperback / softback

Parents, teachers, therapists, and anyone who cares about a child or teen on the autism spectrum need this essential roadmap to prepare our youth for being successful adults in today's world. Best-selling author, autism advocate, and animal science professor Dr. Temple Grandin joins psychologist and...

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Distressed or Deliberately Defiant?
by Judith A. Howard ~ Paperback / softback

It is not unusual for educators today, whether in the early childhood, primary or secondary sectors, to be confronted with severely challenging student behaviour - students who fly into unexplained violent and oppositional outbursts with little warning; who respond poorly to tried-and-true behaviour...

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Exploring Feelings for Young Children with High-Functioning Autism or...
by Tony Attwood ~ Paperback / softback

Young children with autism have particular difficulty in understanding and controlling their emotions, especially when those emotions are negative. This practical manual for professionals provides a set of simple strategies to help children with high-functioning autism or Asperger's syndrome who suf...

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Essentials of Assessing, Preventing, and Overcoming Reading...
by David A Kilpatrick ~ Paperback / softback

Practical, effective, evidence-based reading interventions that change students' lives Essentials of Understanding and Assessing Reading Difficulties is a practical, accessible, in-depth guide to reading assessment and intervention. It provides a detailed discussion of the nature and causes of read...

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Train the Brain to Hear
by Jennifer L Solomon ~ Paperback

Train the Brain to Hear was written by a parent and teacher for parents and teachers. The book provides explanations of the learning disabilities dysgraphia, dyslexia, dyscalculia, dyslexia and auditory processing disorder as well as the common areas that are affected by learning disabilities includ...

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The Parents' Guide to Specific Learning Difficulties
by Veronica Bidwell ~ Paperback / softback

Packed full of advice and practical strategies for parents and educators, this book is a one-stop-shop for supporting children with Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLDs). Part one introduces a spectrum of SpLDs, ranging from poor working memory, dyslexia, dyspraxia, dyscalculia, through to ADHD, A...

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Teaching Children with Autism to Mind-Read
by Julie A. Hadwin ~ Paperback / softback

It is now established that difficulties in understanding other people's minds underlie many of the social and communication problems that are characteristic of autism. This book offers practical teaching materials for the practitioner in the field, exploring the relationship of 'theory of mind' defi...

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Maths Skills for Working
by Anne Vize ~ Paperback / softback

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Answers to Questions Teachers Ask About Sensory Integration
by Jane Koomar ~ Paperback / softback

You know them: they can't get their coats on straight, are easily distracted, impulsive, over- or under-sensitive to sounds, lights, textures, etc. In this book, you'll find tried and true instructions for developing their fine motor, "organizing," and motor planning skills, and providing an appropr...

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Foreign Languages for Everyone
by Irene Brouwer Konyndyk ~ Paperback

ENDORSEMENTS "This book is a conduit for students, teachers, and teacher educators -- a carefully guided path to making language learning not only possible, but meaningful and fun!" --Marjorie Hall Haley, PhD, Board of Directors of the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL), D...

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Key Perspectives on Dyslexia
by David Armstrong ~ Paperback / softback

This indispensable book critically sets out the skills and knowledge required by a specialist educator for students who present with dyslexia. The British Dyslexia Association Professional Criteria (BDA, 2012) provides an anchor throughout for this book's content. Chapters are explicitly mapped to s...

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Fantastic Antone Succeeds
by Judith Kleinfeld ~ Paperback / softback

For every 1,000 live births in Alaska, between 2.1 and 6.6 babies are affected by FAS--a rate 6 to 18 times higher than the national average. Fantastic Antone Succeeds!describes in concrete, specific ways how to educate children with fetal alcohol syndrome/fetal alcohol effects (FAS/FAE). It communi...

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Behaviour Management
by Bill Rogers ~ Paperback / softback

In this revised and updated edition of Bill Rogers' bestselling book, the author draws on his extensive experience as an educational consultant and trainer to help teachers and managers develop a whole-school strategy for dealing with student behaviour. In his distinctive accessible and entertaining...

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Addressing the Challenging Behavior of Children with High-Functioning...
by Rebecca A Moyes ~ Paperback / softback

How do teachers and parents of children with autism address their social skills? And what do they do about problem behaviours? This work provides possible explanations for these behaviours, and helps teachers and parents to address them. It also describes why traditional approaches to managing poor ...

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Attachment and Emotional Development in the Classroom
Paperback / softback

As of 2016 the Department for Education (DfE) want to ensure all trainee teachers have an understanding of emotional development and attachment, and so this book presents the key concepts that are essential for training in this area to ensure all teachers are up to date. Attachment issues and ment...

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Social Skills Games for Children
by Deborah M. Plummer ~ Paperback / softback

Praise for the author: 'Deborah Plummer uses imagination and empowerment to move children and adults from discouragement to success.' - The Canadian Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Review 'Deborah Plummer shows a fundamental respect for a child's integrity whilst making sure her language and id...

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Engaging Learners with Complex Learning Difficulties and Disabilities
by Barry Carpenter ~ Paperback / softback

Children and young people with Complex Learning Difficulties and Disabilities (CLDD) have co-existing and overlapping conditions which can manifest in complex learning patterns, extreme behaviours and a range of socio-medical needs which are new and unfamiliar to many educators. Their combination of...

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Seeing Voices
by Oliver W Sacks ~ Paperback / softback

Like The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, this is a fascinating voyage into a strange and wonderful land, a provocative meditation on communication, biology, adaptation, and culture. In Seeing Voices, Oliver Sacks turns his attention to the subject of deafness, and the result is a deeply felt por...

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