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Growing Compassionate Kids Helping Kids See Beyond Their Backyard by Jan Johnson

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Published by Upper Room Books .
Written in English


  • Parenting - General,
  • Helping behavior in children,
  • Christianity,
  • Family & Relationships,
  • Religion - Marriage & Family,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Child Care/Parenting,
  • Parenting - Child Rearing,
  • Christian Life - Parenting,
  • Child rearing,
  • Caring

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8201141M
ISBN 100835809323
ISBN 109780835809320

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Shauna is the author of the book, “Creating Compassionate Kids: Essential Conversations to Have with Young Children.” She also co-authored “Stop, Think, Act: Integrating Self-Regulation in the Early Childhood Classroom” with Megan McClelland and “45 Strategies that Support Young Dual Language Learners" with Elisabeth C. O'Bryon. Growing Compassionate Kids illustrates practical everyday ways for parents to help children develop empathy and seek justice in the world. As one reviewer says, "This book is a wonderful antidote to both 'compassion fatigue' and the frustrations of Christian parenting in a selfish society.".   Growing Compassionate Kids features practical everyday ways for parents to help their children care about people in need. Jan Johnson, a well-known author who deals with Christian spirituality, helps parents learn to incorporate social outreach and mission into the often-hectic everyday realities of family ons for reflection plus personal and family devotions are included in each. On one level, Growing Compassionate Kids is a book on parenting. It is an instruction guide on how to raise kids so that they develop empathy for the suffering and lost in the world. But at a deeper level, this book is a plea for Christians to view compassion for the hurting as a fundamental part of Christianity. Johnson begins by explaining 4/5(1).

“Growing Compassionate Kids is a wonderful blend of thoughtful teaching, compelling illustrations, and practical suggestions. It is a work that is very much needed in our present day Christian culture and, if implemented, can change the coming generation. Download free Growing Compassionate Kids: Helping Kids See Beyond Their Backyard ePub eBook. Growing Compassionate Kids $ Add to cart; Habakkuk: Staying Sane in a Crazy World $ Add to cart; Healing Hurts that Sabotage the Soul $ Add to cart; Hearing God Through the Year $ Add to cart; Invitation to the Jesus Life $ Add to cart; Learning to Hear God $ .   Here’s a look at some books that I think help build compassion and empathy in kids. I’ve read some of them to my 4th graders this year, to great success, and I might read more to my students next year. Wonder by R.J. Palacio This book’s general statement of “Choose Kind” is wonderful for middle grade readers.

Charlotte Peterson, Ph.D., is a Licensed Psychologist in Eugene, Oregon, USA, specializing in positive pre & postnatal experiences that optimize parent-infant attachment and prevent childhood emotional wounding. In addition to her private practice, she is the director of the Oregon Network for Infant Mental Health and has served as Vice Chair on the State Advisory Board for Oregon's Healthy. Raising Compassionate Kids Mindfulness works for children too. in his now classic book, Wherever you go, a sense of compassion for the hard work of both parenting and growing up. All of. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Get your free e-book for kids, Goggles of Gratefulness! In today’s world, it’s easy for children to have a me -centered mentality. Growing up in a society of materialism, marketing, and an overabundance of "stuff", their attention is constantly directed to the newest, the shiniest, and the most popular.