How to Help your Child Fly Through Life
The 20 Big IssuesBook - 2005
Are you agonising over whether to put your child in childcare? Do you wonder whether your child will be ready for school?What's the best way to help your child survive the pressures of big exams? Should students have a gap year before making any decisions about their future?Andrew Martin's new book answers all these questions - and more. Based on fifteen years of studies and evidence, Martin weighs up the pros and cons and gives you balanced, positive and practical advice on 20 of the biggest issues facing parents and their children. With commonsense and a sense of humour, HOW TO HELP YOUR CHILD FLY THROUGH LIFE will help you make the most important decisions for your children including: * Childcare and pre-school* Preparing your child for school* Selective, single sex and co-ed schooling* Coaching, tutoring and homework* Helping children deal with challenge and pressure* Choosing school subjects* Extra-curricular activities, including part-time work and sport* Preparing your child for big exams and assessments* Choosing a career* Having a gap year. If you want the best for your children from cradle to graduation, arm yourself with everything you need to know to help your children be the best - and happiest - they can be.
Publisher: Sydney : 2005
Branch Call Number: ANF 649.1 MART
Characteristics: 325 p. ; 21 cm