- xi, 155 p. ; 24 cm. + 1 sound disc (4 3/4 in.)
- Additional Authors
- Goleman, Daniel.
- Accompanying CD-ROM includes exercises.Contents: Building inner preparedness -- Preparing to teach children exercises to calm the body and focus the mind -- Exercises to calm the body and focus the mind for five- to seven-year-olds -- Exercises to calm the body and focus the mind for eight- to eleven-year-olds -- Exercises to calm the body and focus the mind for twelve-year-olds and up -- Preparing children to lead us into the twenty-first century.Includes bibliographical references.Summary: "What's the most important piece of your child's educational experience? If you think it's math, science or reading you might be overlooking an element that is fast becoming essential in today's stressful world - the capacity known as inner resilience. In Building Emotional Intelligence, pioneering educator Linda Lantieri joins forces with renowned psychologist Daniel Goleman to help children respond to and rebound from the challenges unique to the 21st century. How? Through a breakthrough, step-by-step guide that teaches children how to quiet their minds, calm their bodies and manage their emotions more skilfully."--BOOK JACKET.