• Suggested Reading List for Parents of Elementary Students
    GCPS Office of Student Academic Support and Advisement 

    ·        Miram Adderholdt-Elliott, Perfectionism: What is Bad About Being Too Good? 
    ·        Louise Bates Ames, Arnold Gesell, and Frances L. Ilg, The Child from Five to Ten 
    ·        T. Berry Brazelton, Working and Caring 
    ·        Barbara Brooks, The Scared Child: Helping Kids Overcome Traumatic Events 
    ·        Lee Canter & Lee Hausner Ph.D., Homework Without Tears
    ·        Jean Illsley Clarke, Self Esteem: A Family Affair 
    ·        Foster Cline and Jim Fay, Parenting with Love and Logic 
    ·        Barbara Coloroso, Winning at Parenting Without Beating Your Kids
    ·        Stephen Covey, The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Families
    ·        Bernice E. Cullinan, Reading to Me: Raising Kids Who Love to Read 
    ·        Dolores Curran, Traits of a Healthy Family 
    ·        Dr. Don Dinkmeyer & Gary McKay, Raising a Responsible Child
    ·        Rudolph Dreikurs, Children the Challenge 
    ·        David Elkind, The Hurried Child 
    ·        Adele Faver and Elaine Mazlish, Siblings Without Rivalry; How to Talk So Kids Will Listen; How to Talk So Kids Can Learn 
    ·        H. Stephen Glen & Jane Nelson Ed.D, Raising Self-Reliant Children in a Self Indulgent World Positive Discipline (Jane Nelson) 
    ·        Louise Hart, The Winning Family
    ·        Karen Renshaw Josline, Positive Parenting from A to Z 
    ·        Florence Karnofsky and Trudy Weiss, How to Improve Your Child’s Language and Thinking Skills 
    ·        Kevin Leman, Making Children Mind without Losing Yours 
    ·        Amy Lew and Betty Lous Bettner, A Parent’s Guide to Understanding and Motivating Children 
    ·        Linda Madaras, What’s Happening to My Body – Girls; What’s Happening to My Body – Boys 
    ·        Robert J. MacKenzie, Setting Limits 
    ·        Carl Metzger, Good Parenting Guide 
    ·        Dr. Ruth Allen Peters, Don’t be Afraid to Discipline 
    ·        Frank Walton, Winning Children Over (English and Spanish).