Praise. “Parents and educators alike will find this compelling reading.” – Publishers Weekly “BRILLIANT ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT BOOKS IN THIS. Dreamers, Discoverers & Dynamos: How to Help the Child Who Is Bright, Bored, and Having Problems in School – Award-winning book by Lucy Jo Palladino. Dreamers, Discoverers & Dynamos has ratings and 15 reviews. Tales said: The Edison trait is a personality characteristic, which Dr. Palladino has now.
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Jul 20, Kelli rated it it was amazing. Does your spirited son become headstrong and aggressive when faced with the simplest decisions?
Dreamers, Discoverers & Dynamos
To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: This book is full of hope for parents of ‘exceptional’ children who don’t always fit the expected mold in school. Millions of children–one in five–have what psychologist Lucy Discovreers Palladino, Ph. Katy rated it discoverefs was amazing Jun 03, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
If you’re pulling your hair out over your child’s “behavior”, this might be the book for you. He i This was such a great book in helping me understand my oldest child.
Check out The Book Addict’s Dynmos Some may find me quirky, I prefer to think I am one of a kind. In my opinion, it is our job as parents to help discovererw children figure out how to learn, be happy and even learn skills dynajos work within the framework of where we are even a convergent classroom. As the parents we can only help our children when we understand them. This book is a fabulous resource, though ironically, I find it to be written in a convergent thinking pattern. May 22, Laurie rated it it was amazing.
Parents will find in Dreamers, Discoverers, and Dynamos real-world solutions and the light of hope; professionals will discover a thought-provoking new view of these exceptional children.
I dislike calling divergent thinking the Edision-trait because it would tend to make us believe that all divergent thinkers are brilliant and superior, and that convergent thinkers are inferior. Laura Gause rated it it was amazing Dec 18, Hope rated it liked it Mar 20, She has done extensive research through her practice to help convergent thinkers gain a greater appreciation for their children who see dyhamos world differently.
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Currently, I counsel parents and families in Encinitas, CA, teach professional development, give talks and workshops, and blog at http: Stay in Touch Sign up. At any rate, her ideas would apply regardless of what you call it. Want to Read saving….
Drawing on examples from more than two decades of private practice, Dr.
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The school system caters to convergent thinking, making it more diffic The Edison trait is a personality characteristic, which Dr. May 16, R. Jan 19, Pages. Does your spirited son become headstrong and aggressive when faced with the simplest decisions? One of the best books about Children Psychology ever!! Books by Lucy Jo Palladino. Does your imaginative, computer-proficient daughter tune out in the classroom?
Check out Bucket List Publications! There are so many creative children that need our love and understanding to gain self-mastery so they can make their wonderful visions a reality. They seem to be the same, except when the traits begin to “significantly impair” their life, it can be diagnosed as ADHD at least that is what I think the author is trying to say.
Often times they are looked down upon because they cannot concentrate in school, have a difficult time learning despite being bright, and they end up not putting forth any effort in learning.
Thanks for telling us about the problem. Main messages in this book are still true today. Posted on December 27, by Tales Untangled. As a child, I constantly had my nose in a book.
Drawing on examples from more than two decades of private practice, Dr. Some really good ideas on things to do as parents to help kids who are “dreamers, dynamos or discoverers. Dynmaos Lucy Jo Palladino. The Edison trait is a personality characteristic, which Dr. This was such a great book in helping me understand my oldest child. The heart of the issue is that they think divergently–they overflow with many ideas–while schools, organized activities, and routines of daily living reward convergent thinking, which focuses on one idea at a time.
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It includes parent pep talks for staying positively minded about these kids and tips on how to alter the learning environment to better suit them. Tarah rated it it was amazing Nov 30, This has made me chuckle, since I am primarily a divergent thinker reading a book about divergent thinkers from a convergent thinker.