Resource Corner

Resource Corner

The Reading Corner is meant to provide helpful resources for parents and staff, and to be a starting point of discussion. Some of these books may be available in the Corte Madera or the Ormondale Libraries,  while others may be accessed at the public library or local bookstores.  The Reading Corner will be updated periodically with additional titles.
 
Academics 

Believe in my Child with Special Needs:  Helping Children Achieve Their Potential in School (2005) by Mary Falvey

Making RTI Work: How Smart Schools are Reforming Educatoin Through Schoolwide Response-to-Intervention (2009) by Wayne Sailor


Child Development
 

Helping your Anxious Child - A Step By Step Guide for Parents,  by Ronald Rapee, Ann Wignall, Susan H. Spence

The Out-of-Sync Child: Recognizing and Coping with Sensory Processing Disorder, Revised Edition (April 2006) Carol Kranowitz and Lucy Jane Miller 

Growing an In-Sync Child: Simple, Fun Activities to Help Every Child Develop, Learn and Grow (May 2010) by Carol Kranowitz and Joye Newman

A Mind at a Time: America's Top Learning Expert Shows How Every Child Can Succeed (2003) by Mel  Levine 
 
Communication
 
It Takes Two to Talk Guidebook:  A Practical Guide for Parents of Children with Language Delays (2004) by Jan Pepper and Elaine Weitzman
 
The New Social Story Book, Revised and Expanded 10th Anniversary Edition: Over 150 Social Stories that Teach Everyday Social Skills to Children with Autism or Asperger's Syndrome, and their Peers [Paperback], Carol Gray (2010)
 
It's So Much Work to Be Your Friend: Helping the Child with Learning Disabilities Find Social Success (2006) Richard Lavoie, Michele Reiner, Rob Reiner and Mel Levine