Table of Contents for Preparing Children for Success in School and Life : 20 Ways to Enhance Your Child's Brain Power


Foreword vii
Eric Jensen
Acknowledgments ix
About the Author xi
Introduction 1(4)
PART ONE Preparing Children for Success in Life
5(94)
Chapter 1 Develop a Relationship With Your Child
7(8)
Chapter 2 Hug, Rock, and Love Your Child
15(6)
Chapter 3 Surround Your Child with a Calming Environment
21(10)
Chapter 4 Give Your Child a Brain-Healthy Start
31(8)
Chapter 5 Talk To and With Your Child
39(6)
Chapter 6 Read To and With Your Child
45(6)
Chapter 7 Provide Opportunities for Creative Play
51(6)
Chapter 8 Teach Your Child Rules, Rituals, and Responsibility
57(6)
Chapter 9 Accentuate the Positive
63(8)
Chapter 10 Deemphasize the Negative
71(8)
Chapter 11 Identify Chronic Behavior and Mood Disorders
79(12)
Chapter 12 Expect the Best and Visualize Success
91(8)
PART TWO Preparing Children for Success in School
99(76)
Chapter 13 Laugh and Have Fun; It's Good for You and Your Child
103(10)
Chapter 14 Strengthen Your Child's Auditory Mode of Learning
113(8)
Chapter 15 Strengthen Your Child's Visual Mode of Learning
121(18)
Chapter 16 Strengthen Your Child's Kinesthetic Mode of Learning
139(8)
Chapter 17 Strengthen Your Child's Tactile Mode of Learning
147(6)
Chapter 18 Make Memories With Music
153(8)
Chapter 19 Connect Content With Your Child's Life
161(8)
Chapter 20 Partner With Your Child's Teachers
169(6)
Afterword 175(4)
Bibliography 179(6)
Index 185