Want to have more say over things that happen in your life, and to believe in yourself and feel good about yourself? You need positive identity--a fancy way to say you believe in yourself, you like yourself, and you're proud to be the person you are! This book helps you add positive identity to your life. Stories tell about kids who are doing this for themselves or a friend. In between are ideas for you to try at home, at school, in your neighborhood, in your faith community and with your friends. Recommended for ages 8 to 12
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 96 Vendor: Free Spirit Publishing ISBN: 1575422026
ISBN-13: 9781575422022 Availability: In Stock Ages: 8-12
Kids learn how to build the four Positive Identity Assets: personal power, self-esteem, sense of purpose, and a positive view of their personal future. Stories, tips, and ideas help them feel good about themselves and optimistic about what's ahead for them.
Pamela Espeland has authored, coauthored, or edited over 200 books for Free Spirit Publishing on a variety of subjects. Pamela graduated from Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota and currently lives in Minneapolis with her husband, John Whiting, and two little dogs.
Elizabeth Verdick is a children's book writer and editor. She lives in Minnesota with her husband and their two children
2007 Distinguished Achievement Award Curriculum Package/Specialized Audience Instruction category The Association of Educational Publishers