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About the author:
"This is a book I wish I had had for my kids when they were young!" says author Irene van der Zande. Irene has been featured as a child safety expert by USA Today, CNN, and The Wall Street Journal. She is also the author of "Bullying: What Adults Need to Know and Do to Keep Kids Safe"; of "The Kidpower Book for Caring Adults: Personal Safety, Self-Protection, Confidence, and Advocacy for Young People"; and of the "Kidpower Older Kids Safety Comics: An Introduction to "People Safety" for Older Children Ages 9-13 and Their Adults." In addition, Irene is the founder of Kidpower.org, a non-profit organization that has helped to protect over two million people of all ages and abilities from bullying, sexual abuse, abduction, and other violence since 1989 through providing workshops, consultation, and educational resources.
Kidpower Safety Comics
An Introduction to "People Safety" for Younger Children Ages 3-10 and Their Adults
Irene van der Zande
Answers the question parents often ask Kidpower, "How do I teach my kids to be safe with people while not scaring them?" Have fun while teaching kids to be safe from bullying, abuse, and violence. Young children will ask you to read this comic book again and again - and read and re-read it themselves once they can.
Entertaining cartoons and engaging social stories make it easy for adults to provide crucial knowledge and skills so their children can learn to be safe with people they know and with strangers.
This edition has a color cover, extensive black-and-white cartoons, and includes:
The tools in this comic book are most appropriate for parents, teachers, and other caregivers introducing "People Safety" to children ages 3 to 10 who are usually with adults who can help them. However, the skills are important for people of any age - adults too! Older children often learn by reading and practicing with younger children. See also the "Kidpower Safety Comics for Adults with Older Kids Ages 9 to 13".
- Directions for adults on how to introduce personal safety to children ages 3 to 10.
- Social stories to discuss with children
- Basic "People Safety" skills for protecting emotional and physical well-being
- Solutions to potential problems such as bullying and stranger safety
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- Publication Date:
- Sep 04 2012
- 1479147206 / 9781479147205
- Page Count:
- Binding Type:
- US Trade Paper
- Trim Size:
- 8.5" x 11"
- Black and White
- Related Categories:
- Education / Violence & Harassment