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Megaskills : Building Our Children's Character and Achievement for School and Life (Expanded)

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"MegaSkills is a remarkable achievement . . . what it means is that parents across the country are willing to stand' shoulder to shoulder with teachers in ensuring that our children have the best possible education."- Don Cameron, former Executive Director, National Education Association

The classic guide to childhood achievement, taught in more than 4,000 schools. Specially designed for school-aged children, this cornerstone guide provides you with hands-on techniques and kid-friendly activities to teach children theMegaSkills that are essential to success in school and life:

  • Confidence
  • Motivation
  • Effort
  • Responsibility
  • Initiative
  • Perseverance
  • Caring
  • Teamwork
  • Problem-Solving
  • Common Sense
  • Focus
  • Respect NEW!

Along with the age-specific activities, this guide contains academic objectives for each MegaSkill, tips for getting the best from technology, MegaSkills report cards for parents and children, research notes, and a wealth of additional resources.

Includes message from Bill Bradley.

"This book shows families how to build children's achievement, and it is keyed to current research."- Richard Coley, Director, Policy Information Center Educational Testing Service

Edition: Expanded
Number of Pages: 348
Genre: Family + Relationships
Sub-Genre: Education
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Sourcebooks Inc
Author: Dorothy Rich
Language: English
Street Date: July 1, 2008
TCIN: 52682582
UPC: 9781402212154
Item Number (DPCI): 248-46-5483

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