Posted on General December 15, 2016 by Mary George
We always have so much fun doing the activities with the girls in our classes and workshops AND we have had such wonderful feedback from our previous Gift Guides, we thought that this year we would again create our My Remarkable Self® Gift Guide. These are special things for you, your child and family to do together as well as some fun, thoughtful crafts and books for your child to enjoy. Our classic gifts we have put an * beside. We hope that you have a wonderful holiday!!
Chat packs / conversation starter packs are always great suggestions for family dinners, Friday game night or even travel. Check them out on Amazon!
Tickets to a museum, play, or sports event just for you and one child as special time together
Notebook Doodles – GO GIRL!
Good Vibes Coloring Book
Color Your Own Stickers – Live, Laugh, Love
Kindness Kit – Crafttastic
American Girl Crafts Travel Size Friends Scrap and Stuff Book
*Charm Bracelets for you and your daughter to share memories together
*Journals – a journal to share between your son or daughter and mom or dad – AI Friedman
*My Password Journal – great secret journal for our girls to write down all their thoughts – Amazon
Fun gel pens to go with the journal – AI Friedman, Staples
*Locket with a picture of mother and daughter – Pottery Barn Kids and Teen and other sites
Crafting sets to do together – brands Charmazing, Alex and Melissa and Doug
Master Art set for girls by Crayola
*American Girl Book Series:
Friends ‘Til the End?
Just Mom and Me – a book of fun for girls and their moms
The Care and Keeping of You, Books 1 &2
Talk Time Questions
American Girl History Series for older readers – historical fiction books
My Secret Bully by Trudy Ludwig
Trouble Talk by Trudy Ludwig
*Zero by Kathryn Otto
*One by Kathryn Otto
Two by Kathryn Otto
Sitting Still Like a Frog – Mindful Exercises for Kids (and their Parents) by Eline Snel
*The Smallest Girl in the Class by Justin Roberts
*Have You Filled Your Bucket Today? A Guide to Daily Happiness, by Carol McCloud
*Confessions of a Former Bully by Trudy Ludwig
*All About Me! Personality Quizzes for You & Your Friend by Karen Phillips
*The Boys Body Book by Dunham/Bjorkman
*The Who Was Series
Books for Tweens
*Wonder by J. Palacio
*Auggie & Me – Three Wonder Stories by J. Palacio
*Kid President’s Guide to Being Awesome by Brad Montague and Robby Novak
Esperanza Rising by Pam Munoz Ryan
Inside Out and Back Again by Thanhhai Lai
Books for Parents
Untangled: Guiding teenage girls through seven transitions into adulthood by Lisa Damour
UnSelfie: Why Empathetic Kids Succeed in Our All-About-Me World by Michele Borba
American Girls: Social Media and the Secret Lives of Teenagers – by Nancy Jo Sales
The Whole-Brain Child: 12 Revolutionary Strategies to Nurture Your Child’s Developing Mind by Daniel J. Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson
FAMILY BOARD GAMES for family game night that encourage conversation, team work and all around fun:
Peaceable Kingdom Race to the Treasure! Award Winning Cooperative Game for Kids
5 Second Rule
Set: The Family Game of Visual Perception
Online Games and Apps
Kiva – Micro-loan site gives everyone the chance to help.
Cool School – Where Peace Rules – Charming game models conflict resolution for young kids
PBS Kids Go!
LAST BUT NOT LEAST!!!
Give the gift of a My Remarkable Self® class and/or workshop!!
**My Remarkable Self is available to give workshops, school/camp assemblies and classes for parents, students, educators and businesses. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.**
© Kids Empowered LLC and My Remarkable Self® 2016