Parenting: Values, Goals, and How to Motivate Your Child

Overview

Parenting: Values, Goals, and How to Motivate Your Child is a quick help book for parents who care for their children and their success at school.
It provides quick tips for parents of how to handle motivational issues. It discusses the topics of values, hidden interests, goals, and controlling negative feelings. You can set limits in a loving manner while having controls on the motivation.

Parenting is a challenging, never-ending job. This ...

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Overview

Parenting: Values, Goals, and How to Motivate Your Child is a quick help book for parents who care for their children and their success at school.
It provides quick tips for parents of how to handle motivational issues. It discusses the topics of values, hidden interests, goals, and controlling negative feelings. You can set limits in a loving manner while having controls on the motivation.

Parenting is a challenging, never-ending job. This book offers easy suggestions of how to charge up your parenting batteries, and how to handle negativity, procrastinating, and an unmotivated child.

This is a quick help guide for parents who want to get their children to learn and to be interested in their schoolwork. This book goes through the key issues of what can cause lack of motivation, and what can the parents do when a child becomes unmotivated. How do parents know when they should do something more or something less for their child?

This book helps the parents to understand what their children are going through, their different values, and feelings to get the expected results.

This book discusses of how to create a supportive and encouraging environment for your child.

The endnotes describe the source of the information: the research article or the research news.

Chapters:
FOREWORD
1 WHAT IS MOTIVATION?
2 PLAY WITH MOTIVATION
3 HOW TO MOTIVATE?
4 SETTING GOALS
5 LAYERS OF MOTIVATION
6 THE HIDDEN INTERESTS
7 VALUES
8 EMOTIONAL AND SOCIAL NEEDS
9 THE IMPORTANT INTERACTION
10 CONTROLLING NEGATIVE FEELINGS
11 WHO IS A GOOD PARENT?
12 BEING ORGANIZED
13 CHILDREN AND TELEVISION
14 CHILDREN AND HOMEWORK
15 LEARNING AND MOTIVATING TO LEARN
16 TEACH GOOD STUDY METHODS AND TECHNIQUES
17 TEACH TEAMWORK
18 END NOTES

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781478144793
  • Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Publication date: 6/27/2012
  • Pages: 168
  • Product dimensions: 5.00 (w) x 8.00 (h) x 0.36 (d)

Meet the Author

The author has written several quick help books for parents and kids including How to Motivate Your Kid, Bullies and Bullied, Time Management for Boys, Time Management for Girls, and also illustrated children's books: Animellis island fantasy series, What is causing the scary nighttime sounds?, The Three Ghost Brothers, Mice and Owls, Instead of... Funny Rhymes Book One, and a management book called The Stickmen and the Kindling Strategy.

The author has had a lifelong interest in animals, writing, and drawing. She has a wealth of experience in the management area as well as social sciences. She holds a degree in social sciences, marketing and management. She has gained experience in various consultancies and is now a freelance writer. In her spare time, she can usually be found walking and drawing, but also enjoys evenings dining out with her family.

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