Conflict Resolution


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When Sophie Gets Angry- Really, Really Angry... 
by Molly Garrett Bang 
Reading level: Ages 4-8
School & Library Binding - 40 pages (March 1999) 
Scholastic Trade; ISBN: 0590189794

Mr. Gumpy's Motor Car 
by John Burningham 
Reading level: Ages 4-8
Library Binding - 32 pages Reprint edition (February 1993)
HarperCollins Children's Books; ISBN: 069000799X

The Knight and the Dragon 
by Tomie De Paola 
Reading level: Ages 4-8
Hardcover - 29 pages (April 1980) 
Putnam Pub Group Juv; ISBN: 0399207074 

Drummer Hoff 
by Ed Emberley (Illustrator), Barbara Emberley 
Reading level: Ages 4-8
Paperback - 32 pages (September 1972) 
Aladdin Paperbacks; ISBN: 067166249X

 Matthew and Tilly (Picture Puffins) 
by Rebecca C. Jones, Beth Peck (Illustrator) 
Reading level: Ages 4-8
Paperback Reprint edition (December 1995) 
Puffin; ISBN: 0140556400

Andrew's Angry Words 
by Dorothea Lachner, the Tjong-Khing (Illustrator), Tjong Khing The (Illustrator), Tjong Khing
(Illustrator), The Tjong-King (Illustrator) 
Reading level: Ages 4-8
Hardcover - 32 pages (March 1995) 
North South Books; ISBN: 1558584358

I Like Being Me : Poems for Children, About Feeling Special, Appreciating Others, and Getting Along 
by Judy Lalli, Douglas L. Mason-Fry (Illustrator) 
Reading level: Ages 4-8
Paperback - 64 pages Children's edition (August 1997) 
Free Spirit Pub; ISBN: 1575420252

The Story of Ferdinand 
by Munro Leaf, Robert Lawson (Illustrator) 
Reading level: Baby-Preschool
School & Library Binding (February 1987) 
Viking Pr; ISBN: 0670674249

No Fighting, No Biting 
by Else Homelund Minarik, Maurice Sendak (Illustrator) 
Reading level: Ages 4-8
Paperback (November 1978) 
HarperTrophy; ISBN: 006444015X

We Can Get Along : A Child's Book of Choices 
by Lauren Murphy Payne, Claudia Rohling (Illustrator)(Author & Illustrator), Pamela Espeland
Reading level: Ages 4-8
Paperback - 36 pages Children's edition (February 1997) 
Free Spirit Pub; ISBN: 1575420139

Peace Begins With You 
by Katherine Scholes, Robert Ingpen (Illustrator), Martin Camm (Illustrator) 
Reading level: Ages 4-8
Paperback Reissue edition (April 1994) 
Sierra Club Books; ISBN: 0316774405

Spinky Sulks 
by William Steig 
Reading level: Ages 4-8
Paperback Reprint edition (March 1991) 
Sunburst; ISBN: 0374469903

Let's Be Enemies 
by Janice May Udry, Maurice Sendak (Illustrator) 
Reading level: Ages 4-8
Paperback Reprint edition (September 1988) 
HarperTrophy; ISBN: 0064431886

The Hating Book 
by Charlotte Zolotow, Ben Shecter (Illustrator), Ben Schecter (Illustrator) 
Reading level: Ages 4-8
Paperback Reprint edition (April 1989) 
HarperTrophy; ISBN: 0064431975

The Quarreling Book 
by Charlotte Zolotow, Arnold Lobel (Illustrator) 
Reading level: Ages 4-8
Paperback (May 1982) 
HarperTrophy; ISBN: 0064430340

Professional Resources for Conflict Resolution

How to Handle Bullies, Teasers and Other Meanies : A Book That Takes the
Nuisance Out of Name Calling and Other Nonsense 
by Kate Cohen-Posey, Betsy A. Lampe (Illustrator)Paperback - 91 pages (November 1995) 
Rainbow Books, Inc.; ISBN: 1568250290

 Good Friends Are Hard to Find : Help Your Child Find, Make and Keep Friends 
by Fred H. Frankel, Barry Wetmore (Illustrator) 
Paperback (September 1996) 
Perspective Pub; ISBN: 096220367X ; 

Teaching Conflict Resolution Through Children's Literature 
by William J. Kreidler, James Graham Hale (Contributor) 
Paperback - 112 pages (December 1995) 
Scholastic Trade; ISBN: 0590497472

Getting Thru to Kids : Problem Solving With Children Ages 6 to 18 
by Phillip Mountrose 
Paperback - 140 pages (July 1997) 
Holistic Communications; ISBN: 0965378772

Helping Kids Resolve Conflicts Without Violence (Johnson Institute Resources for Parenting) 
by Carole Remboldt 
Paperback (October 1996) 
Johnson Inst; ISBN: 1562461389 

Peer Mediation : Conflict Resolution in Schools/Program Guide 
by Fred Schrumpf, Donna K. Crawford, Richard J. Bodine 
Paperback Revised edition (January 1997) 
Research Press; ISBN: 0878223681

Raising a Thinking Child : Help Your Young Child to Resolve Everyday
Conflicts and Get Along With Others : The 'I Can Problem Solve' Program 
by Myrna B. Shure, Theresa Foy Digeronimo (Contributor), Amelia Sheldon (Editor) 
Paperback (March 1996) 
Pocket Books; ISBN: 0671534637

Ready-To-Use Conflict-Resolution Activities for Elementary Students : Over 100 Step-By-Step Lessons and Illustrated Activities That Give Grades K-6 st 
by Beth Teolis 
Paperback - 255 pages Spiral edition (January 1999) 
Ctr for Applied Research in Educ; ISBN: 0876289189

A Volcano in My Tummy : Helping Children to Handle Anger : A Resource
Book for Parents, Caregivers and Teachers 
by Pudney Warwick, Eliane Whitehouse, Warwick Pudney (Contributor) 
Paperback (September 1996) 
New Society Pub; ISBN: 0865713499

Internet Sites that Relate to Conflict Resolution
The Challenge of the 21st Century is to Understand Conflict in Relationship.  This center provides information about the Education for Peace and Martial Arts for Peace bookstore and educational services which help children and adults to recognize the roots of conflict, prejudice, nationalism, racism, and other forms of conditioned thinking.
Children Honored For Conflict Resolution Elementary Students Work Out Problems Through Mediation
AIMHI Educational Programs
Conflict Resolution Education Facts
Talking with TJ Conflict Resolution Series is a program of entertaining video stories and fun activities for children in second through fourth grades.
One person's response to conflict resolution.
Conflict Resolution: New Rules For Early Primary Grades by Kathleen Ayr
Peer Conflicts in the Classroom:  ERIC DIGEST - Edyth J. Wheeler
Resolving Conflicts And Making Peace: Basic Skills for Young Children
Teaching Your Children Conflict Resolution Skills Early in Life
Video for conflict resolution.
Act Against Violence - Conflict Resolution: A Guide for Parents of Young 
Conflict resolution homepage. 

Conflict Resolution Questionnaire
How Do You Deal with Conflict?
Conflict Resolution Resources:
The Online Journal of Peace and Conflict Resolution  

Has a list of people actually doing CR in their classrooms

Conflict Research Consortium
University of Colorado, USA

Violence and violence prevention resources: clearinghouses - conflict resolution.

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This page last updated:  12/30/07 10:09:23 AM