The Parent's Complete Guide: What to Teach, How and When to Teach It

The Parent's Complete Guide: What to Teach, How and When to Teach It

by Sherry L Rhodes

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Did you ever wish there was a book that would tell you everything your child needs to learn? The Parents' Complete Guide is an easy to follow, step-by-step approach to turning children into responsible adults. This is an excellent resource for every parent, grandparent, and caregiver.

Part One is your handbook—everything your child needs to become a responsible, independent adult, with helpful tips on how to teach each skill. It covers:

  • The difference between reactive and proactive parenting
  • Why every interaction with your children teaches them something, good or bad
  • How to instill a positive attitude
  • How to identify your child's learning style and use it to help him succeed in school
  • Whether or not allowance should be tied to chores
  • Why teaching money management skills will save you money
  • How to help your child deal with disappointment and frustration
  • How to teach respect, including self-respect
  • How to teach ethics along with a proper work ethic
  • How to teach social skills and manners
  • How to help your child avoid illegal substances and risky behaviors
  • Why this generation of children is projected to have a shorter lifespan than their parents and how you can prevent that for your children

And much more…

Part Two contains your lesson plans. You'll learn what to teach at each stage of your child's development.


Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780985103484
Publisher: Ivy Lane Publishing
Publication date: 04/15/2020
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 330
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Sherry Rhodes has bachelor's degrees in secondary education, computer science, and mathematics, and has taught in schools across the country as well as in Department of Defense schools around the world. She has three boys and seven grandchildren.

Table of Contents

About the Author    

Part One: Your Curriculum Guide    
Chapter 1: What’s the Goal of Parenting?    
Chapter 2: Attitude   
Chapter 3: Education   

Chapter 4: Life Skills   
Chapter 5: Consequences    
Chapter 6: Respect    
Chapter 7: Ethics    
Chapter 8: Social Skills   
Chapter 9: Safety   
Chapter 10: Finances   
Chapter 11: A Healthy Lifestyle  

Chapter 12: Illegal Substances and Other Bad Ideas   

Part Two: Your Lesson Plans   
Ages 1–3   
Age 4   
Ages 5–7   
Ages 8–10   
Ages 11–13   
Ages 14–18    305
After Age 18    308

Appedix    309

Index    311

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