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Number of Pages: 118
Vendor: Free Spirit Publishing
Publication Date: 2003
Dimensions: 7 X 5 (inches)
Availability: In Stock
Kids need help learning how to manage their anger. This book speaks directly to them and offers strategies they can start using immediately.
Blending solid information and sound advice with jokes and funny cartoons, it guides kids to understand that anger is normal and can be expressed in many wayssome healthy, some not.
It teaches them how to recognize anger in themselves and others, how to handle situations and emotions (loneliness, guilt, frustration, fear) that lead to or mask anger, and how to deal with the anger they feel.
Young readers learn that violence is not acceptable and there are better, safer, more positive ways to resolve conflicts.
They also discover what to do when people around them are angry, how to get help, and how to locate other resources (books, hotlines, school groups) when they need more support.
Marjorie Lisovskis has been editing books for children, parents, and teachers for 22 years. A mother and grandmother, she lives with her husband in Minneapolis.
Childrens Resources Honors Award
"How to Take the Grrrr Out of Anger is [a book] that I use with students in fifth and sixth grade. It is very kid friendly and relatable."
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"How to Take the GRRRR Out of Anger . . . [is] written on a level that is easily accessible for both children and adults . . . [with] simple lists, cartoon characters, and action steps for resolving anger issues."Mom It Forward
Ruby Butler3 Stars Out Of 5January 21, 2009Ruby Butlerhelpful in teaching children how control their anger. The steps for children are very helpful.