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Publication Talking to Children About Peer Pressure
Children receive pressure from friends and peers as they make decision. Clothing styles, music choices, and social behaviors are all influenced by feedback from peers. Parents and other adults can assist children in understanding peer pressure, how to respond to such pressures, and discuss such issues with children of different ages.
Located in Kids & Family
Publication Talking to Children About Terrorism
Children may experience strong emotions when faced with mass violence or terrorist acts either on television or in the news. This publication helps parents and adults find ways to support children through kindness, understanding and reassurance.
Located in Kids & Family
Publication Teens and Vaping: What Caring Adults Should Know About Electronic Cigarette Use
Rates of e-cigarette use among teens are increasing at an alarming rate. Many teens are unaware of the physical and psychological risks that are associated with vaping. Additionally, adults are unaware of the overall prevalence of vaping among youth. It is important that they are informed of what vaping is, what the effects are, and how to recognize the signs to lessen the use of vapes.
Located in Kids & Family
Publication The Art of Grandparenting No. 7: Grandparenting at a Distance
Grandparenting at a distance is more common in today's era. If separated by distance, grandparents may have concerns about missing important milestones or losing touch with grandkids. This bulletin shares strategies for using communication tools and other resources to stay connected with grandchildren at a distance.
Located in Kids & Family
Publication The Art of Grandparenting No. 9: Grandparenting and Financial Assistance to Grandchildren
Grandparents often extend financial help to grandchildren. Grandparents can assist a grandchild with financial needs, make investments in a grandchild's future, and teach money management lessons. This bulletin highlights key ideas and resources in extending financial assistance to grandchildren.
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Publication The Art of Grandparenting No. 2: Making Memories for Grandchildren
Grandparents play a key role in making memories for grandchildren. Grandparents can connect a child with the past, pass on family memories, and make memories together in the present. This publication highlights how to make memories for grandchildren through stories, pictures, activities, recordings and other efforts.
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Publication ECMAScript program The Art of Grandparenting No. 1: Becoming a Grandparent
Among the variety of family roles that exist, perhaps the most unique is becoming a grandmother, a grandfather or a stepgrandparent. Grandparenting typically occurs when a person has reached maturity and has wisdom or experience to share with the rising generation. This publication introduces an educational series on the art of grandparenting and the unique contributions that grandparents can make to family life and the lives of grandchildren.
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Publication backup file The Coronavirus Pandemic and Teens Ages 14 to 18 Years Old
This publication helps parents and other adults find ways to support teens through age-appropriate information, understanding and reassurance during pandemics.
Located in Kids & Family
Publication backup file The Coronavirus Pandemic and Young Children Ages 4 to 8 Years Old
This publication helps parents and other adults find ways to support children through age-appropriate information, understanding and reassurance during pandemics.
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Publication backup file The Coronavirus Pandemic and Adolescents Ages 9 to 13 Years Old
This publication helps parents and other adults find ways to support adolescents through age-appropriate information, understanding and reassurance during pandemics.
Located in Kids & Family
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