Peer Pressure Gauge

Join Norbert as he learns how to recognize and resist negative peer pressure.

Author:
Julia Cook
Illustrator:
Anita DuFalla
SKU:
55-024
$10.95

Description

Empower kids in grades K through 6 to recognize and resist negative peer pressure and learn to say "No!" even as forces around them escalate to give in to the peer group. Children will gain the social emotional skills of having self-confidence and listening to an inner voice while resisting influences which can change their values and behavior. Norbert the "namuh" is challenged by his classmates to participate in an activity he knows not to do. He risks being insulted and losing his friends. Norbert's imaginative descriptions of how it feels to have your peer pressure gauge continue to rise will draw readers in, while they witness his internal deliberation as he tries to let his inner voice shine!

Peer Pressure Gauge is the fourth installment of the popular Building Relationships series which supports social emotional learning. Educators, parents, and children alike will enjoy this imaginative story of how escalating peer pressure feels as they learn the skills necessary to triumph over the pressure to conform. Peer Pressure Gauge is the recipient of the prestigious Mom's Choice Award. Tips for parents and educators are located at the end of the story to further address that negative peer pressure can cause many difficulties. 32 pgs.

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Published by Boys Town Press

ISBN: 978-1-934490-48-8

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Author:
Julia Cook
Illustrator:
Anita DuFalla
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