What If I… for Calming Worry to Survive and Thrive at School
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- Ages: 4-10
- Pages: 22
- Format: Paperback
- ISBN: 9780994053916
- Published: 2015
Worry is often a hidden barrier to school success. What if I... for calming worry to survive and thrive at school is a bright and inviting picture book that helps children calm their fears. Young readers will enjoy the color-filled pictures that focus on common school worries and ways to get to calm. The main character appeals to students across diverse cultures. The supplemental section, “Tips for Parents, Educators and Counselors”, explores key strategies to manage anxiety. This is the second book in the series “Caring Adults Helping Kids.”
Michelle Garcia Winner, the Founder of Social Thinking, says:
"What if I... is a wonderful, beautiful simple concept of helping children realize that can have control over their worry by imagining positive things happening even when things get difficult. This charming book helps to affirm how we can help kids have positive rather than negative thinking even when they are dealing with worry (something most, if not all children (and adults) experience! This book can be used in the mainstream as part of social emotional learning."