Sign Me Up!

Sign Me Up!

The Parents' Complete Guide to Sports, Activities, Music Lessons, Dance Classes, and Other Extracurriculars

Book - 2003
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Baker & Taylor
A comprehensive guide to organized extracurricular activities for children offers guidance to parents on how to select the most compatible activities, prepare for cost and time commitments, avoid over-scheduling and burnout, and handle negative child attitudes. Original. 50,000 first printing.

Baker
& Taylor

Offers guidance for parents on how to select the most compatible activities for their children, prepare for cost and time commitments, avoid over-scheduling and burnout, and handle negative child attitudes.

Simon and Schuster
The Ultimate Parents' Guide to Making Sense of Activity Mania
Acclaimed parenting author Stacy M. DeBroff offers practical advice on dealing with the stressful phenomenon of extracurricular activity overload, helping you figure out:
  • What kinds of activities best suit your child's personality
  • What the best age is to start your
  • child in an activity
  • What the hidden costs and time commitments for each activity are
  • How to deal with a bad sport, quitter, or superstar
  • How many activities your child can really handle

A detailed breakdown of extracurricular activities from sports to music to troops and groups, itemizing the cost, equipment, time commitment, and opportunities for competition or performance, Sign Me Up! features personalized stories and tips from teachers, coaches, and parents from the MomCentral.com community. Comprehensive, concise, and user-friendly, Sign Me Up! is an indispensable reference you can turn to again and again.

Publisher: New York : Free Press, c2003
ISBN: 9780743235419
074323541X
Characteristics: xvi, 652 p. : ill. ; 24 cm

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jjpruffle
Jun 24, 2010

have a general idea. good for reference

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eastavin
Nov 26, 2009

Let's call it a collection of lots of basic bread and butter ideas. If one is looking for inspiration... probably not here.

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