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    BAM! Body and Mind (Grades 4-6)

    GoTeachGo
    193 Pages, Grades 4 - 6
    Regular: $24.95  Add to cart

     

    BAM! Body and Mind (Grades 4-6)

    This unit could save a child's life. Pretty dramatic right? This is arguably the most important lesson any child can take away from school and not only the student, but the student's family as well.The Bad News: Childhood Obesity has become a Global Epidemic with the worst concentrations in the Americas. Today's generation is the first generation ever to have a shorter lifespan expectancy than their parents. Shocking isn't it?The Good News: It is completely reversible! Let's say that again. It is completely reversible!! No long drawn out drug studies, no biological breakthroughs required. Just proper education and motivation. In this unit students will learn about childhood obesity, the causes, and the lifelong effects. Working in a collaborative environment, and with the advice of professionals brought in to share their expertise, students will be engaged and have fun, all the while focusing their creativity into building a lifestyle program that kids & their families will want to be a part of. The final project will be a video/infomercial promoting their BAM! Body and Mind Program.


     
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    Kung Fu

    Cavendish Square Publishing
    48 Pages, Grades 4 - 8
    Regular: $20.95  Add to cart

     

    Kung Fu

    Filled with vivid photography, how-to illustrations, and engaging text, the Martial Arts in Action series is perfect for curious readers or for students who need information for reports or projects on interesting topics. Readers will explore the history and culture behind various martial arts. Each book covers the basic terminology and distinctive moves associated with each sport, while stressing safety and responsibility.


     
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    Kendo

    Cavendish Square Publishing
    48 Pages, Grades 4 - 8
    Regular: $20.95  Add to cart

     

    Kendo

    Filled with vivid photography, how-to illustrations, and engaging text, the Martial Arts in Action series is perfect for curious readers or for students who need information for reports or projects on interesting topics. Readers will explore the history and culture behind various martial arts. Each book covers the basic terminology and distinctive moves associated with each sport, while stressing safety and responsibility.


     
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    Kickboxing

    Cavendish Square Publishing
    48 Pages, Grades 4 - 8
    Regular: $20.95  Add to cart

     

    Kickboxing

    Filled with vivid photography, how-to illustrations, and engaging text, the Martial Arts in Action series is perfect for curious readers or for students who need information for reports or projects on interesting topics. Readers will explore the history and culture behind various martial arts. Each book covers the basic terminology and distinctive moves associated with each sport, while stressing safety and responsibility.


     
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    Karate

    Cavendish Square Publishing
    48 Pages, Grades 4 - 8
    Regular: $20.95  Add to cart

     

    Karate

    Filled with vivid photography, how-to illustrations, and engaging text, the Martial Arts in Action series is perfect for curious readers or for students who need information for reports or projects on interesting topics. Readers will explore the history and culture behind various martial arts. Each book covers the basic terminology and distinctive moves associated with each sport, while stressing safety and responsibility.


     
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    Capoeira

    Cavendish Square Publishing
    48 Pages, Grades 4 - 8
    Regular: $20.95  Add to cart

     

    Capoeira

    Filled with vivid photography, how-to illustrations, and engaging text, the Martial Arts in Action series is perfect for curious readers or for students who need information for reports or projects on interesting topics. Readers will explore the history and culture behind various martial arts. Each book covers the basic terminology and distinctive moves associated with each sport, while stressing safety and responsibility.


     
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    Aikido

    Cavendish Square Publishing
    48 Pages, Grades 4 - 8
    Regular: $20.95  Add to cart

     

    Aikido

    Filled with vivid photography, how-to illustrations, and engaging text, the Martial Arts in Action series is perfect for curious readers or for students who need information for reports or projects on interesting topics. Readers will explore the history and culture behind various martial arts. Each book covers the basic terminology and distinctive moves associated with each sport, while stressing safety and responsibility.


     
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    Judo and Jujitsu

    Cavendish Square Publishing
    48 Pages, Grades 4 - 8
    Regular: $20.95  Add to cart

     

    Judo and Jujitsu

    Filled with vivid photography, how-to illustrations, and engaging text, the Martial Arts in Action series is perfect for curious readers or for students who need information for reports or projects on interesting topics. Readers will explore the history and culture behind various martial arts. Each book covers the basic terminology and distinctive moves associated with each sport, while stressing safety and responsibility.


     
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    Wrestling

    Cavendish Square Publishing
    48 Pages, Grades 4 - 8
    Regular: $20.95  Add to cart

     

    Wrestling

    Filled with vivid photography, how-to illustrations, and engaging text, the Martial Arts in Action series is perfect for curious readers or for students who need information for reports or projects on interesting topics. Readers will explore the history and culture behind various martial arts. Each book covers the basic terminology and distinctive moves associated with each sport, while stressing safety and responsibility.


     
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    Tae Kwon Do

    Cavendish Square Publishing
    48 Pages, Grades 4 - 8
    Regular: $20.95  Add to cart

     

    Tae Kwon Do

    Filled with vivid photography, how-to illustrations, and engaging text, the Martial Arts in Action series is perfect for curious readers or for students who need information for reports or projects on interesting topics. Readers will explore the history and culture behind various martial arts. Each book covers the basic terminology and distinctive moves associated with each sport, while stressing safety and responsibility.


     
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    Sox and the City

    Chicago Review Press
    240 Pages, Grades 4 - 12, Staff
    Regular: $10.95  Add to cart

     

    Sox and the City

    Over the last 40 years, Richard Roeper has attended White Sox games, watching as his team established a losing streak that was almost unparalleled in Major League Baseball history. In this account of what it was like to grow up a White Sox fan in a Cubs nation, Roeper covers the recent history of the organization, from the heartbreak of 1967 and the South-Side Hit Men to the disco demolition and the magical 2005 season when they became world champions. Encapsulating what it means to be a baseball fan, root for the same sorry team no matter what, and find vindication, this history of the White Sox is flavored with trivia; anecdotes about players, owners, and broadcasters; plus Roeper's own humorous and personal reminiscences.


     
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    Teen Pregnancy

    Crabtree Publishing Company
    51 Pages, Grades 5 - 8
    Regular: $30.60  Add to cart

     

    Teen Pregnancy

    Finding yourself pregnant as a teenager is a scary thing. There are so many issues involved. Teen Pregnancy examines the fact that about one third of girls in the United States will get pregnant before the age of twenty. Yet it is still difficult for teens to talk about sex. Teens share their own personal experiences to provide further insight on this issue. A further resources page gives readers assistance in finding other books, Web sites, and organizations that provide additional information on teen pregnancy.


     
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    Suicide

    Crabtree Publishing Company
    51 Pages, Grades 5 - 8
    Regular: $30.60  Add to cart

     

    Suicide

    Suicide is the third-leading cause of death for people ages 15 to 24. It is important to understand the forces that can lead to suicide and to know how to help someone at risk. Suicide is a careful discussion of the factors that can lead to suicidal thoughts and attempts. The book examines how to cope with stresses that can lead to suicide such as family violence, painful breakups, bullying, or depression. Readers are given coping strategies and advice on how to reach out and seek help. A question and answer section answers direct and tough questions on suicide.


     
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    Cutting and Self-injury

    Crabtree Publishing Company
    51 Pages, Grades 5 - 8
    Regular: $30.60  Add to cart

     

    Cutting and Self-injury

    Self-injury is not something people talk about very often. Yet, it is a reality for millions of young people across North America. Cutting and Self-injury deals with the delicate issues of self-harming behavior and the reasons why people do it. Directly and carefully written, this book discusses avoidance and treatment. Special tool-box sections outline real life coping strategies for resisting, and for helping friends and family cope with this real life issue.


     
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    Racism and Prejudice

    Crabtree Publishing Company
    52 Pages, Grades 5 - 8
    Regular: $30.60  Add to cart

     

    Racism and Prejudice

    Racism and Prejudice teaches tweens and teens about diversity and acceptance without badgering or insulting their intelligence. This clearly-written book deals with delicate, sensitive issues and answers questions such as: Is it ever okay to hate or discriminate against a person because of their race, gender, ability, or sexual orientation? Obviously it is never okay, and this book provides coping and resistance tools to those who have experienced racism and prejudice, and advice on how to examine and stop hateful behavior to those who have perpetrated acts of prejudice. Quotes from people who have fought prejudice make the topic real. Stories from people who have experienced prejudice and people who have displayed prejudice both shed light on this difficult issue.


     
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    Date Rape

    Crabtree Publishing Company
    51 Pages, Grades 5 - 8
    Regular: $30.60  Add to cart

     

    Date Rape

    The statistics tell a horrific story: one in six women and one in 33 men will be sexually assaulted in their lifetime. Over 93 percent of juvenile sexual assault and rape victims know their assaulters. Written by a therapist, Date Rape helps readers understand this sensitive issue and gives those who have experienced it advice and coping strategies. Topics include the effects of rape, from depression to post-traumatic stress disorder, and suicide, as well as the benefits of disclosure and trust.