Recommended Reading for Parents

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Publication Recommended For
The Writing Road to Reading The Riggs Institute If you plan to teach!
Dr Maria Montessori Wikipedia All parents

Background information about this amazing woman!

Secrets of Childhood
by Dr Maria Montessori

Fides Publishers Inc
ISBN: 0-345-30583-3

All parents

A must if we are to understand what the human child really needs

The Absorbent Mind

By Dr Maria Montessori


ISBN: 1607960931

All parents – used in our teacher training program
Children the Challenge
by Rudolf Dreikursi, M.D. with Vivki Soltz, R.N.
Penguin Books

ISBN: 0-452-26655-6

All parents—THIS IS A MUST!  It will make life MUCH easier!

This book helps one know appropriate limits to set — whew!

How To Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk
by Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish
ISBN-10: 0380811960

ISBN-13: 978-0380811960

All parents—THIS IS A MUST!  This is how to SAY IT!
Loving Your Child is Not Enough: Positive DisplineThat Works
by Nancy Samalino

ISBN-13: 9780140270532

All parents

Practical and entirely readable – Miss Ali loved this one too!

NO: Why Kids–of All Ages–Need to Hear It and Ways Parents Can Say It
by David Walsh

ISBN-13: 9780743289207

All parents – it really does explain WHY kids need to her “no”.
The Continuum Concept: In Search of Happiness Lost
by Jean Liedloffo

ISBN-13: 9780201050714

All parents

A MUST if you wish to truly understand HOW to ALLOW human nature to work successfully