Talk and Work It Out/ Hablar y resolver
- This charming book teaches children about conflict resolution
- Features text in both English and Spanish
- Ages 4-8
by Cheri J. Meiners, M. Ed. Ages 4-8.
Whats the best way to solve problems between people? By talking them over and working them out. Its never too soon for children to learn the process of peaceful conflict resolution. This book distills it into clear, simple language and supporting illustrations. Children learn to calm themselves, state the problem, listen, think of solutions, try one, evaluate results, and even agree to disagree when a solution isnt possible. Includes skill-building games and role plays for adults to use with children.
About the Author:
Cheri J. Meiners, M. Ed. has her master's degree in elementary education and gifted education. A former first-grade teacher, she has taught education classes at Utah State University and has supervised student teachers. Cheri and her husband, David, have six children. They live in Laurel, Maryland.
40 pages. 9 x 9 x .2 inches, color illustrations, paperback.