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Chapter 1: Ben 

Transitioning to Middle School 

http://www.scholastic.com/parents/resources/collection/what-to-expect-grade/making-move-to-middle-school 

http://www.greatschools.org/gk/articles/smoothing-your-childs-transition-to-middle-school/ 

(For Kids) 

http://pbskids.org/itsmylife/school/middleschool/ 

Homework Help 

http://kidshealth.org/en/parents/homework.html 

(For Kids) 

http://kidshealth.org/en/kids/homework-help.html 

http://www.scholastic.com/parents/resources/article/homework-project-tips/homework-kids 

 

 

Chapter 2: Elías 

Social Advantage of being Bilingual: 

https://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/13/opinion/sunday/the-superior-social-skills-of-bilinguals.html?_r=0 

Multiple advantages of bilingualism: 

http://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2016/11/29/497943749/6-potential-brain-benefits-of-bilingual-education 

 

 

Chapter 3: Ruby 

ADHD (For Parents/Counselors) 

Teaching Life Skills to Children and Teens with ADHD: A Guide for Parents and Counselors  

by Vincent J. Monastra, PhD 

Purchase here: http://www.apa.org/pubs/books/4441026.aspx 

ADHD in Girls 

Attention, Girls! A Guide to Learn All About Your AD/HD by Patricia O. Quinn, MD 

Purchase here: http://www.apa.org/pubs/magination/441B029.aspx 

Girls bullying girls  

https://www.girlshealth.gov/bullying/whatis/girlsbully.html 

http://teenadvice.about.com/od/violencebullying/a/girlbullies.htm 

Chapter 4: Penelope 

Understanding Why Kids Bully 

http://www.stompoutbullying.org/index.php/information-and-resources/parents-page/understanding-why-kids-bully/ 

Cyberbullying (including among girls) 

https://www.teensafe.com/blog/facts-cyberbullying-teen-girls-worst/ 

https://nobullying.com/is-cyber-bullying-more-common-with-girls/ 

https://www.hotspotshield.com/resources/teens-guide-to-cyber-security/

"Thank you to Peyton, age 13,  for suggesting this!" 

 

Stepparent Relationship (for Kids) 

http://iamachildofdivorce.com/what-can-i-do-if-i-dont-like-my-stepparent/ 

Blended Families 

http://www.stepfamilies.info/programs-services-links.php 

Chapter 5: Ben 

Stand up to Bullies 

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/signe-whitson/4-rules-to-help-kids-stan_b_5747224.html 

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/passive-aggressive-diaries/201110/7-skills-teaching-your-child-stand-bullies 

Bystander and Bullies 

http://www.greatschools.org/gk/articles/the-bully-and-the-bystander/ 

(For Kids) 

http://kidshealth.org/en/kids/bullies.html 

 

Chapter 6: Elías 

Asking for forgiveness: 

http://time.com/3513677/apologies-forgiveness/ 

 

Chapter 7: Ruby 

Bullying in a Friendship 

https://www.verywell.com/signs-your-friend-is-controlling-and-a-bully-460803 

https://nobullying.com/my-best-friend-is-a-bully/ 

 

What to Do When You Witness Bullying 

http://girlsguidetoendbullying.org/Verbal_SeeBullying.html 

For Parents 

http://culturesofdignity.com/what-should-you-say-when-your-child-tells-you-theyve-been-a-bystander-to-bullying/ 

Crushes 

For Kids 

http://kidshealth.org/en/kids/crushes.html 

For Parents 

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/surviving-your-childs-adolescence/201209/adolescence-and-the-teenage-crush 

https://www.familyeducation.com/fun/teen-love/coping-kids-first-crushes 

 

Chapter 8: Penelope 

Cyberbullying resources for parents, educators and students: 

https://www.stopbullying.gov/cyberbullying/ 

http://www.ncpc.org/topics/cyberbullying 

 

Chapter 9: Friday 

Assertiveness and Empathy 

http://www.allparenting.com/my-family/articles/967161/how-to-teach-assertiveness-skills-to-your-kids 

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/parenting/wp/2015/06/11/teaching-our-children-empathetic-assertiveness/?utm_term=.324516f3895d 

 

(For Kids) 

http://kidshealth.org/en/teens/assertive.html 

 

Chapter 10: Dance (Rebeccah) 

For kids, Building self-esteem: 

http://kidshealth.org/en/teens/self-esteem.html 

For parents to read about boosting daughter's self-esteem 

https://childmind.org/article/13-ways-to-boost-your-daughters-self-esteem/