The Growing Up Guide For Girls

Author: Davida Hartman
Editor: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 1784500380
Size: 18,69 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
Read: 973

The Growing Up Guide for Girls is a one-stop guide for young girls on the autism spectrum explaining all they need to know about puberty and adolescence. The pre-teen and teenage years are a bumpy time when bodies change, emotions are high and peers are developing at different paces. Using simple, literal language and delightful colour illustrations, this book explains the facts about body changes such as growing hair in new places, periods, wearing a bra and keeping spots away! It gives cool tips on what makes a real friend, what it means to have a crush on somebody, and how to stay safe online. Most importantly, it explains that every body is beautiful and unique and encourages young girls with autism to celebrate difference! Perfect preparation for the teenage years for girls aged 9-14.

The Girls Guide To Growing Up

Author: Anita Naik
Editor: Hachette UK
ISBN: 152636087X
Size: 15,20 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Read: 574

A friendly, reassuring and positive guide for girls as they approach puberty, explaining the changes that will happen to their bodies as they grow up and how these changes might make them feel. Covering everything from periods and breast development to body hair and personal hygiene, puberty and parenting expert Anita Naik addresses any worries that girls may have relating to what is 'normal'. She reassures readers and boosts their confidence, encouraging them to feel positive about the changes they will experience as they go through puberty. The book also includes lifestyle advice on topics like healthy eating and exercise, and information on how puberty affects boys. Topics covered: What is puberty? Your puberty timeline Breasts and bras Same age, different stage Skin changes Sweat, smells and personal hygiene Hair in new places Down there What are periods? The practical side of periods Coping with periods Sex explained Making babies New feelings Managing your moods Healthy eating The power of exercise Self-esteem and body image Privacy and your body Puberty for boys Boys have worries, too

The What S Happening To My Body Book For Girls

Author: Lynda Madaras
Size: 14,39 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 877

Discusses the changes that take place in a girl's body during puberty, including information on the body's changing size and shape, pubic hair, breasts, the reproductive organs, the menstrual cycle, and puberty in boys.

Girls Growing Up On The Autism Spectrum

Author: Shana Nichols
Editor: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 9781846428852
Size: 19,48 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Read: 166

'This book is not only reassuring; it is inspiring, and bursting with ideas and achievable strategies. The authors write with authority and conviction, and tackle even the most difficult and delicate of topics. If ever you needed to be convinced that girls with ASD can overcome the difficulties and challenges of puberty and adolescence, have successful friendships and relationships and enjoy a healthy sexuality, then take the time to read this book - it is a must-have for families, teachers and therapists alike.' -Sarah Attwood, author of Making Sense of Sex: A Forthright Guide to Puberty, Sex and Relationships for People with Asperger's Syndrome Growing up isn't easy, and the trials and tribulations of being a teenager can be particularly confusing for girls with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs). This book covers all the concerns commonly faced by girls with ASDs and their parents, from periods and puberty to worries over friendships and 'fitting in'. Taking a good look at these adolescent issues, and many more, within the context of specific areas of difficulty for girls with ASDs, the authors provide families with the knowledge and advice they need to help their daughters - and the whole family - through the teenage years. This book addresses core issues such as cognition, communication, behavior, sensory sensitivities, and social difficulties; it gives candid and realistic advice on a wide range of important teenage topics. Providing professional perspectives alongside personal experiences from mothers, daughters and educators, this is a unique and indispensible guide for families and their daughters with ASDs, as well as the teachers and professionals who work with them.

A Growing Up Guide

Author: Sandra Byrd
Editor: Bethany House
ISBN: 9780764227523
Size: 17,45 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Read: 647

This sensitive and trustworthy Christian advice book is written especially for girls facing the challenges of becoming young women. Girls Like You book 3.

The Smart Girl S Guide To Growing Up

Author: Anita Ganeri
Editor: Scholastic Non-Fiction
ISBN: 1407163612
Size: 16,72 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Read: 994

Every smart girl knows when to ask for advice, and this book is an indispensable companion to growing up. Addressing all those cringey questions about periods, boys and boobs that adults squirm at answering, Anita Ganeri's sensible, light-hearted advice will calm the fears of any worried young woman.

The Girls Life Guide To Growing Up

Author: Karen Bokram
ISBN: 9780439272643
Size: 15,72 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Read: 359

Compiles the best advice from "Girls' Life Magazine" about growing up, friends, family, crushes, school, and body image.

The Girls Guide To Growing Up Great

Author: Sophie Elkan
Editor: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472943759
Size: 16,51 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Read: 130

Going through puberty? Thinking about puberty? Worried about growing up? Don't worry! This book is for you. Packed with facts and thoughtful advice, plus words of wisdom from older women and quotes and questions from girls who are also going through it, this book covers every aspect of going through puberty for girls (and even has a chapter on what's going on with boys because knowledge is power, after all). Also filled with quirky illustrations from the fabulous Flo Perry, coupled with space to scribble your own thoughts and ideas. From body basics like breasts, spots and periods, to the questions with no easy answers (Does how you look matter? Is a crush ever wrong? Is it bad to be jealous of your best friends – and does having a best friend even matter?) Plus, of course, clear and empowering information on sex, sexuality and gender and a whistle-stop guide to the wonderful world of online. Written by women who just happen to be mums: word whizz Sophie Elkan, psychotherapist Laura Chaisty and GP Dr Maddy Podichetty.

The Growing Up Book For Boys

Author: Davida Hartman
Editor: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 1784500399
Size: 13,90 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 141

The Growing Up Book for Boys explains the facts behind the growth spurts, body changes and mood swings of adolescence for boys aged 9-14 on the autism spectrum. The pre-teen and teenage years are a confusing time when bodies start acting with a will of their own, friendships change and crushes start to develop. Using direct literal language and cool colour illustrations, this book tells boys all they need to know about growing hair in new places, shaving, wet dreams and unexpected erections. It's full of great advice on what makes a real friend, how to keep spots away, and how to stay safe online. Most importantly, it explains that every body is amazing and unique and encourages young boys with autism to celebrate difference!

Girl Stuff

Author: Margaret Blackstone
Editor: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780152056797
Size: 10,90 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Read: 612

A guide for girls explaining both the physical and psychological aspects of puberty.