Parent/Teacher Collection

There is a wealth of information about parenting, child development, and many other childhood topics located in the Parent/Teacher collection in the Children's Room. This collection is located in the bank of shelves by the window bench and the Play Area.

Categories
  • Conflict Resolution
    • strategies for keeping peace at home, in school, and elsewhere
  • Death
    • books to help children and parents cope with and express their grief
  • Development
    • to help understand stages of child mental and physical growth
  • Disabilities
    • books for children and adults on various disabilities
  • Divorce
    • books to ease parents and children through transition
  • Daycare
    • books about going to nursery schools and day cares and books to assist teachers of young children with creative curriculum ideas
  • Family Issues
    • stories to help families cope with learning issues, manners, and other family topics and problems
  • Feelings
    • from sad to glad and everything in between
  • Health
    • about visits to the dentist, doctor, and hospital; information on health and nutrition
  • Learning Problems
    • to help parents make informed choices
  • Moving
    • stories to help children and parents with this big change
  • Multicultural
    • curriculum ideas for teaching about other cultures
  • New Babies, Adoption, Brothers & Sisters
    • books and ideas to share with growing families
  • Parenting
    • general books that assist parents on various child raising issues
  • Play
    • ideas on children's activities, games, and party planning; reviews on videos, the internet, and computers
  • Reading
    • to help choose and use quality books and to teach reading
  • Safety
    • includes water, bicycle, etc. as well as safety about abuse
  • Sex Ed.
    • good answers for those difficult questions
  • Teaching at Home
    • academics and values for all ages, includes home schooling
  • Toilet Training
    • books and videos to help say goodbye to diapers