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Proud to be You

The Positive Identity Assets

By: Pamela Espeland & Elizabeth Verdick

Price: CAD $11.99


Imprint: Free Spirit Publishing

80 Pages

7 X 5.11 X 5 mm

ISBN:  9781575422022 -- Paperback

Publication Date: 06/30/2006

Researchers have identified 40 Developmental Assets - good things all kids need in their lives like a loving family, a caring neighborhood, self-esteem, and a commitment to learning. In Proud to Be You, kids learn how to build the four Positive Identity Developmental Assets: Personal Power, Self-Esteem, Sense of Purpose, and a Positive View of Their Personal Future. Stories, tips, and ideas help them feel good about themselves and optimistic about what's ahead for them.

Pamela Espeland has authored, coauthored, or edited over 200 books for Free Spirit Publishing on a variety of subjects. Pamela graduated from Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota and currently lives in Minneapolis with her husband, John Whiting, and two little dogs.

Elizabeth Verdick has been writing books since 1997, the year her daughter was born. Her two children, now ages 13 and 8, are the inspiration for nearly everything she writes. These days she writes books for toddlers to teens, and everything in between. Her popular series are Toddler Tools, Best Behavior and Laugh and Learn series. Elizabeth lives with her family and five pets near St. Paul, Minnesota.


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