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Kids with differences: The series

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109855
Decker, David (Producer), Ramey Ogle, Lee (Writer). Lake Oswego, OR: Arnold Creek Productions , 2005. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GN 800 DEC 2005
This DVD includes three programs to support children and young teens who have visible and non-visible health differences. When used in classrooms or presented to groups, these programs may be useful to educate general audiences to promote inclusion and understanding. ; Kids are featured as they enj…
Title
Kids with differences: The series
Author
Decker, David (Producer)
Ramey Ogle, Lee (Writer)
Place
Lake Oswego, OR
Publisher
Arnold Creek Productions
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
1 DVD (23 min.)
Topics
Physical Disability. Physically Challenged
Chronic Illness
Education. Schools
Asthma
Abstract
This DVD includes three programs to support children and young teens who have visible and non-visible health differences. When used in classrooms or presented to groups, these programs may be useful to educate general audiences to promote inclusion and understanding.
Kids are featured as they enjoy a variety of sports, recreational interests, hobbies, educational activities and have fun with friends. They talk openly about their lives, health and physical conditions, and what they'd like other kids to know about them.
Program 1: "Kids Just Want to Have Fun!" - Features kids with cerebral palsy, neuromuscular conditions, spina bifida, amputations, cleft lip and palate, and burn scars. For grades K - 5 (7 min.)
Program 2: "What's the Difference?" - Features kids with cerebral palsy, neuromuscular conditions, spina bifida, amputations, cleft lip and palate, and burn scars. For grades 6 - 10 (8 min.)
Program 3:"More Alike Than Different" - Features kids with hearing loss, asthma, diabetes, epilepsy and neurofibromatosis. For grades K - 7 (8 min.)
Notes
Ages 5 - 12
"DVD-R may not play on all players".
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GN 800 DEC 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

The minds of boys: saving our sons from falling behind in school and life

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109048
Gurian, Michael;, Stevens, Kathy. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 261 GUR 2005
This book shows parents and teachers how to help boys overcome their current classroom obstacles by helping to create the proper learning environment, understand how to help boys work with their unique natural gifts, nurture and expand every bit of their potential, and enabling them to succeed in l…
Title
The minds of boys: saving our sons from falling behind in school and life
Author
Gurian, Michael;
Stevens, Kathy
Place
San Francisco, CA
Publisher
Jossey-Bass
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Hardcover: 353 p.
Topics
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Children's Psychological Development
Male Emotional Health
Parenting
Education. Schools
Abstract
This book shows parents and teachers how to help boys overcome their current classroom obstacles by helping to create the proper learning environment, understand how to help boys work with their unique natural gifts, nurture and expand every bit of their potential, and enabling them to succeed in life the way they ought to. The author presents a way of solving the problem based on the success of his program in schools across the country, the latest research and application of neuro-biological research on how boys' brains actually work and how they can learn very well if they're properly taught.
ISBN
0787977616
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 261 GUR 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Canadian registered nurse examination prep guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111357
Canadian Nurses Association. Ottawa, ON: Canadian Nurses Association , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF JC 500 CAN 2010
The purpose of this prep guide is to assist candidates who will be writing the Canadian Registered Nurse Examination (CRNE). This prep guide offers 200 practice multiple-choice questions. The interactive CD-ROM, with 50 additional questions, allows you to select questions by format or by content ca…
Title
Canadian registered nurse examination prep guide
Author
Canadian Nurses Association
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Canadian Nurses Association
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Spiral bound paperback, 214 pages, includes CD
Topics
Nursing. Registered Nurse. RN
Education. Schools
Abstract
The purpose of this prep guide is to assist candidates who will be writing the Canadian Registered Nurse Examination (CRNE). This prep guide offers 200 practice multiple-choice questions. The interactive CD-ROM, with 50 additional questions, allows you to select questions by format or by content category, and to receive immediate feedback, create a performance profile and focus on competencies where you need practice.
ISBN
9781551192833
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF JC 500 CAN 2010
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons REF Available
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Attainment's social standards at school instructor's guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121348

www.attainmentcompany.com/know-code

Attainment Company, Inc. Verona, WI: Attainment Company, Inc. , 2005. (Booklet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CF 110 ATT 2005
A social skills program for elementary students to learn appropriate behaviours during a typical school day. Ideal for students with autism or behavioural disabilities. Includes 53 relevant skills with teacher guidelines and self-monitoring checklists for students. Example skills include getting re…
Title
Attainment's social standards at school instructor's guide
Alternate Title
Know the code at school
Corporate Author
Attainment Company, Inc.
Place
Verona, WI
Publisher
Attainment Company, Inc.
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Spiral bound; 161 p.; includes 1 CD of PDFs
Topics
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Child Social Behaviour
Relationships
Social Skills
Education. Schools
Peer Relationships. Peer Pressure
Abstract
A social skills program for elementary students to learn appropriate behaviours during a typical school day. Ideal for students with autism or behavioural disabilities. Includes 53 relevant skills with teacher guidelines and self-monitoring checklists for students. Example skills include getting ready, transitioning, and lunch.
Notes
Audience: Special and general education students, grades K–6.
See also 1) "Attainment's Know the Code at School" DVD and 2) "Attainment's Know the Code at School" social skills card games
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
www.attainmentcompany.com/know-code
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CF 110 ATT 2005

Courage to teach: A guide for reflection and renewal

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109636
Livsey, Rachel C., Palmer, Parker J. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass , 1999. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF AA 80 LIV 1999 c.1
This guide will help teachers, individually and in groups, reflect on their teaching and renew their sense of vocation by exploring the inner landscape of their lives along Palmer's three dimensions--intellectual, emotional, and spiritual.
Title
Courage to teach: A guide for reflection and renewal
Author
Livsey, Rachel C.
Palmer, Parker J.
Place
San Francisco, CA
Publisher
Jossey-Bass
Year Published
1999
Physical Description
Paperback: 51 pages
Topics
Education. Schools
Abstract
This guide will help teachers, individually and in groups, reflect on their teaching and renew their sense of vocation by exploring the inner landscape of their lives along Palmer's three dimensions--intellectual, emotional, and spiritual.
ISBN
07877946451
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF AA 80 LIV 1999 c.1
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons Missing
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Teaching students with autism: A resource guide for schools

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109339

http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/specialed/docs/autism.pdf

British Columbia. Ministry of Education. Special Programs Branch. [Victoria, BC]: British Columbia. Ministry of Education. Special Programs Branch , 2000. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
A guide describing the key ideas and teaching methods to be used with autistic children. It covers autism, characteristics of autism, planning support for students with autism, managing challenging behaviour, and case studies.
Title
Teaching students with autism: A resource guide for schools
Corporate Author
British Columbia. Ministry of Education. Special Programs Branch
Place
[Victoria, BC]
Publisher
British Columbia. Ministry of Education. Special Programs Branch
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Paperback: 136 pages
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Education. Schools
Autism
Abstract
A guide describing the key ideas and teaching methods to be used with autistic children. It covers autism, characteristics of autism, planning support for students with autism, managing challenging behaviour, and case studies.
ISBN
077264117X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/specialed/docs/autism.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
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Supporting students with learning disabilities: A guide for teachers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113913

http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/specialed/docs/learning_disabilities_guide.pdf

BC Ministry of Education. , 2011. (Online, Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
The Guide is founded on the principles of early intervention (identifying ; challenges early, intervening robustly, and using evidence-based practices) and response to intervention (an ongoing cycle of assessment, planning, intervening, and monitoring within a continuum of supports, from school-wid…
Title
Supporting students with learning disabilities: A guide for teachers
Corporate Author
BC Ministry of Education
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
PDF file, 193 p.
Topics
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Education. Schools
Abstract
The Guide is founded on the principles of early intervention (identifying
challenges early, intervening robustly, and using evidence-based practices) and response to intervention (an ongoing cycle of assessment, planning, intervening, and monitoring within a continuum of supports, from school-wide to small group to individual interventions) to help learners who are struggling. This guide is intended as a starting point for teachers exploring what they might do to support students with learning disabilities.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/specialed/docs/learning_disabilities_guide.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

Including students with special needs: A practical guide for classroom teachers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108409
Friend, Marilyn, Bursuck, William D. Boston, MA: Allyn and Bacon , 2002. 3rd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GN 60 FRI 2002
Over the past several years, the trend toward educating students with special needs in inclusive settings has, if anything, accelerated. As a result general education teachers need more than ever before to understand the nature of special education, the characteristics of children with special need…
Title
Including students with special needs: A practical guide for classroom teachers
Author
Friend, Marilyn
Bursuck, William D.
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
Boston, MA
Publisher
Allyn and Bacon
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Paperback; xxvi, 548 p.
Topics
Inclusion
Education. Schools
Abstract
Over the past several years, the trend toward educating students with special needs in inclusive settings has, if anything, accelerated. As a result general education teachers need more than ever before to understand the nature of special education, the characteristics of children with special needs, strategies to work effectively with them, and techniques for forming partnerships with special educators and parents. This book takes a non-categorical approach and emphasizes best practices for teaching students with disabilities in inclusive settings. The focus is on identifying and adapting factors in inclusive settings in order to meet students' instructional needs and developing collaborative working relationships to enhance student success.
ISBN
0205331920
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GN 60 FRI 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Beyond the label: A guide to unlocking a child's educational potential

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112314
Schiltz, Karen L., Schonfeld, Amy M., Niendam, Tara A. Toronto, ON: Oxford University Press , 2012. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 300 SCH 2012
Every child has the legal right to fully access the learning environment and to show what they truly know when taking tests. Intended for parents, educators, and healthcare providers, this book shows how to obtain necessary assessments to better understand a child's strengths and weaknesses in scho…
Title
Beyond the label: A guide to unlocking a child's educational potential
Author
Schiltz, Karen L.
Schonfeld, Amy M.
Niendam, Tara A.
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Softcover: 190 p.
Topics
Child Development
Education. Schools
Abstract
Every child has the legal right to fully access the learning environment and to show what they truly know when taking tests. Intended for parents, educators, and healthcare providers, this book shows how to obtain necessary assessments to better understand a child's strengths and weaknesses in school. The authors explain what an educational accommodation is and how it can serve as a bridge to learning by specifically targeting a child's weaknesses in order to level the playing field.
ISBN
9780199747054
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 300 SCH 2012
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Helping school refusing children & their parents: A guide for school-based professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112401
Kearney, Christopher A. Toronto, ON: Oxford University Press , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
AA 80 KEA 2008
Designed for guidance counsellors, teachers, principals and deans, school psychologists, school-based social workers, and other school professionals, this book outlines various strategies for helping children get back to school with less distress.
Title
Helping school refusing children & their parents: A guide for school-based professionals
Author
Kearney, Christopher A.
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Softcover: 178 p.
Topics
Education. Schools
Learning
Abstract
Designed for guidance counsellors, teachers, principals and deans, school psychologists, school-based social workers, and other school professionals, this book outlines various strategies for helping children get back to school with less distress.
ISBN
9780195320244
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
AA 80 KEA 2008
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Fine motor skills for children with down syndrome: A guide for parents and professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113514
Bruni, Maryanne. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House , 2006. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GI 310 BRU 2006
This book explains the best practices and procedures for helping children master the finger and hand skills needed for home and school activities..
Title
Fine motor skills for children with down syndrome: A guide for parents and professionals
Author
Bruni, Maryanne
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine House
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
xiv, 241 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Topics
Down Syndrome
Motor Development
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Education. Schools
Abstract
This book explains the best practices and procedures for helping children master the finger and hand skills needed for home and school activities..
ISBN
9781890627676
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GI 310 BRU 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Getting your child to say "Yes" to school: A guide for parents of youth with school refusal behavior

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112402
Kearney, Christopher. Toronto, ON: Oxford University Press , 2007. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
AA 80 GET 2007
This book is designed to help parents address their child's school refusal behavior in the early stages. It helps parents identify school refusal behavior, provides step-by-step instructions to solve the problem, and outlines different techniques for getting children to school, including enhancing …
Title
Getting your child to say "Yes" to school: A guide for parents of youth with school refusal behavior
Author
Kearney, Christopher
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Softcover: 198 p.
Topics
Education. Schools
Learning
Abstract
This book is designed to help parents address their child's school refusal behavior in the early stages. It helps parents identify school refusal behavior, provides step-by-step instructions to solve the problem, and outlines different techniques for getting children to school, including enhancing relaxation, establishing predictable morning routines, and setting up rewards systems.
ISBN
9780195306309
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
AA 80 GET 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Standing on my own two feet: A step-by-step guide to designing and constructing simple, individually tailored adaptive mobility devices for preschool-age children who are visually impaired

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110089
LaPrelle, Lorie Lynn. Los Angeles, CA: Blind Childrens Center , 2002. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FH 300 LAP 2002
A step-by-step guide to designing and constructing simple, individually tailored adaptive mobility devices for preschool-age children who are visually impaired.
Title
Standing on my own two feet: A step-by-step guide to designing and constructing simple, individually tailored adaptive mobility devices for preschool-age children who are visually impaired
Author
LaPrelle, Lorie Lynn
Place
Los Angeles, CA
Publisher
Blind Childrens Center
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Spiral bound, paperback, 36 p.
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Motor Development
Education. Schools
Abstract
A step-by-step guide to designing and constructing simple, individually tailored adaptive mobility devices for preschool-age children who are visually impaired.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FH 300 LAP 2002
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

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