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The Resource The sibling slam book : what it's really like to have a brother or sister with special needs, edited by Donald Meyer ; foreword by David Gallagher

The sibling slam book : what it's really like to have a brother or sister with special needs, edited by Donald Meyer ; foreword by David Gallagher

Label
The sibling slam book : what it's really like to have a brother or sister with special needs
Title
The sibling slam book
Title remainder
what it's really like to have a brother or sister with special needs
Statement of responsibility
edited by Donald Meyer ; foreword by David Gallagher
Title variation
Slam book
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Siblings of special-needs children discuss hopes, fears, frustrations, resentment, and triumphs regarding their life with their siblings
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.875/3
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ773.6
LC item number
.S58 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The sibling slam book : what it's really like to have a brother or sister with special needs, edited by Donald Meyer ; foreword by David Gallagher
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
What should we know about you? -- What should we know about your sib? -- How many kids are in your family? -- Describe yourself to someone who can't see you -- How would you describe your relationship with your sib? -- Do you like hanging out with your sib? What do you do? -- How do your friends describe you? -- What do you want people to know about your sib? -- Do you think your sib knows he/she has a disability? (If so, what does that mean to him/her? -- Got any good stories about your sib? -- Is your outlook on life different from your friends' outlook on life? How? -- Do you think being a sib has affected your personality? How? -- What makes you proud of your sib? -- When you were younger, did you ever wish you had a disability so your parents would pay more attention to you? -- Do your friends get along with your sib? Do you tend to pick friends who are likely to get along with your sib? -- What do you tell your friends about your sib's disability? Do they ever ask questions? -- What is your pet peeve? -- What item must you have with you all the time? -- Can you imagine what it would be like if your sibling didn't have a disability? -- Does your sib ever frustrate you? How? -- What are some advantages--good parts--of having a sibling with a disability? -- What are some of disadvantages--not so good parts--of have a sibling with special needs? -- Describe a perfect day -- If you could change just one thing about your sib (or your sib's disability), what would it be? -- What do you see for your sibling's future? And what part do you think you'll play in that future? What annoys you the most about how people treat your sib? -- Do your parents include you in discussions about your sib? How do you feel about that? -- Has your sib ever embarrassed you? -- Do you know lots of other sibs and if so, how do you know them? -- How is your sib treated by kids in your community? -- What career choices sound good right now? -- Something you said you'd never do but did anyway: -- What is the hardest thing to do as a sibling? -- Sweetest thing someone has done for (or said to) you: -- Is there something about your sib that just makes you smile? -- Anything about your sib that just pisses you off? -- What confuses you the most about the opposite sex?
Control code
56686343
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
152 p.
Isbn
9781890627522
Lccn
2004022915
Other physical details
port.
System control number
(OCoLC)56686343
Label
The sibling slam book : what it's really like to have a brother or sister with special needs, edited by Donald Meyer ; foreword by David Gallagher
Publication
Contents
What should we know about you? -- What should we know about your sib? -- How many kids are in your family? -- Describe yourself to someone who can't see you -- How would you describe your relationship with your sib? -- Do you like hanging out with your sib? What do you do? -- How do your friends describe you? -- What do you want people to know about your sib? -- Do you think your sib knows he/she has a disability? (If so, what does that mean to him/her? -- Got any good stories about your sib? -- Is your outlook on life different from your friends' outlook on life? How? -- Do you think being a sib has affected your personality? How? -- What makes you proud of your sib? -- When you were younger, did you ever wish you had a disability so your parents would pay more attention to you? -- Do your friends get along with your sib? Do you tend to pick friends who are likely to get along with your sib? -- What do you tell your friends about your sib's disability? Do they ever ask questions? -- What is your pet peeve? -- What item must you have with you all the time? -- Can you imagine what it would be like if your sibling didn't have a disability? -- Does your sib ever frustrate you? How? -- What are some advantages--good parts--of having a sibling with a disability? -- What are some of disadvantages--not so good parts--of have a sibling with special needs? -- Describe a perfect day -- If you could change just one thing about your sib (or your sib's disability), what would it be? -- What do you see for your sibling's future? And what part do you think you'll play in that future? What annoys you the most about how people treat your sib? -- Do your parents include you in discussions about your sib? How do you feel about that? -- Has your sib ever embarrassed you? -- Do you know lots of other sibs and if so, how do you know them? -- How is your sib treated by kids in your community? -- What career choices sound good right now? -- Something you said you'd never do but did anyway: -- What is the hardest thing to do as a sibling? -- Sweetest thing someone has done for (or said to) you: -- Is there something about your sib that just makes you smile? -- Anything about your sib that just pisses you off? -- What confuses you the most about the opposite sex?
Control code
56686343
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
152 p.
Isbn
9781890627522
Lccn
2004022915
Other physical details
port.
System control number
(OCoLC)56686343

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