But Why Can't I?   -     By: Susan Graves
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But Why Can't I?

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Sometimes kids can have a hard time discussing and describing their feelings and emotions, but this book is an excellent way for your kids to begin to talk about their own feelings. But Why Can't I? goes through a series of situation where kids don't want to follow the rules. These situations are ones that children can relate to and will help to bridge the gap in discussing how they would react in a given situation. Included in the back is a series of pictures that invite kids to use their own words to describe the story.

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Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 25
Vendor: Free Spirit Publishing
ISBN: 1575423766
ISBN-13: 9781575423760
Availability: In Stock

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Publisher's Description

Children sometimes find it hard to follow rules. This encouraging book joins Noah and his babysitter, Jenny, who shows him how rules help keep people safe, healthy, and happy. 

Our Emotions and Behavior series
The Our Emotions and Behavior series uses cheerful brightly illustrated stories to help kids understand how their emotions and actions are related—and how they can learn to manage both. At the end of each book, a two-page series of pictures invites kids to tell a story in their own words. A special section for adults suggests discussion questions and ideas for guiding children to talk about their feelings.

Author Bio

Sue Graves is a former teacher and a published author. She writes fiction and nonfiction for children from preschool to high school. Sue is married and has four children and two grandchildren. She loves playing golf, painting watercolors, and walking in the countryside around her home in England.

Desideria Guicciardini was born in Florence, Italy. She illustrated her first children's book in 1977 and likes illustrating stories set in the past or in fantastic make-believe worlds. She lives in Milan, Italy, with her husband and two sons.

Editorial Reviews

"These are excellent titles for children who need help expressing their feelings and they will be a bonus in any guidance counselor’s arsenal." — School Library Journal

"Exuberant color illustrations bring to life simple stories about ordinary children interacting with their friends at school or at play. . . .The Our Emotions and Behavior series is enthusiastically recommended for parents as well as school and library children’s collections."—Midwest Book Review

"Titles in the series capture the big emotions that all kids feel. The stories are perfect for young readers."—Imagination Soup

"The books would be helpful for teaching children [the concepts of rules, sharing, fears, and sadness] as well as beginning a dialogue with children about them. Teachers and school counselors will want to consider adding these to their library as they will undoubtedly be a good resource in classrooms."—Chris Singer, BookDads.com

"The Our Emotions and Behavior series offer[s] young children and their caregivers help with hard-to-manage feelings and inappropriate actions . . . The simple texts are direct, and the endings are consistently upbeat . . . These purposeful books will be useful in many libraries."—Booklist

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