Parenting/Kids

Holding Family Meeting once a week:

Anger: Coach kids through it

Conscious Discipline: Becky Bailey (parenting by relationships, not by authority)

Becky Bailey’s Book on Conscious Parenting: Easy to Love, Difficult to Discipline


 

Non-Violent Communication Workshop: Marshall Rosenberg
(How to communicate without blame/intent)


 

A list of resources to help young minds explore and think freely.

Podcasts (subscribe via iTunes)

Why? The Science Show For Kids

Science Made Fun

The Radio Adventures of Dr. Floyd

International Tales

Non-Fiction Books for Kids

Maybe Right, Maybe Wrong: A Guide for young Thinkers – Dan Barker

How Do You Know it’s True? -Ruchlis

Flat Earth? Round Earth? – Theresa Martin

Evolution: Eyewitness Books

Great Scientists: Eyewitness Books

Darwin and Evolution for Kids – Kristan Lawson

On the Origin of Species: Illustrated Edition – Charles Darwin

Voyage of the Beagle – Charles Darwin

Math Doesn’t Suck – Danica McKellar

It’s Perfectly Normal: Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex and Sexual Health

The Everything Kids’ Science Experiments Book

The Tree of Life: Charles Darwin

Evolution: How we and all living things came to be – Daniel Loxton

Fiction Books for Kids

Ember Series (4books): City of Ember, People of Sparks, The Prophet of Yonwood, The Diamond of Darkhold

The Little Prince – Antoine de Saint-ExupĂ©ry

Oscar Wilde: The Complete Works Illustrated

The Boy in the Striped Pajamas – John Boyne

Animal Farm – George Orwell

Lord of the Flies – William Golding

Lord of the Rings – J. J. R Tolkien

A Wrinkle in Time Series – Madeline L’Engle

Books for Adults about Kids

Parenting Beyond Belief: On Raising Ethical, Caring Kids without Religion – Dale McGowan

Raising Children Who Think for Themselves – Eliza Medhus

Hearing is Believing: How Words Can Make or Break our Kids – Eliza Medhus

Raising Freethinkers – Dale McGowan

Websites

Brain Pop

Bill Nye the Science Guy

Extreme Science

How Stuff Works

Hyper History Online

Charlie’s Playhouse: Evolution for Children

Movies and Music:

Evolution: PBS Boxed Set

Here Comes Science – They Might Be Giants

School House Rock

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