Posts Tagged ‘children and self esteem’

Self-Esteem Websites Lingo Likes: STOMP Out Bullying

We sent Lingo on a journey through the web to find the best sites to help put an end to bullying. Upon our mascot’s return, we were lucky to learn about STOMP Out Bullying™. Here’s more information about them from their website:   STOMP Out Bullying™ is the leading national anti-bullying and cyberbullying organization for kids and teens in the U.S….

Recommended Books for Kids: Bullies Are A Pain In The Brain

Sadly, we live in a world where we sometimes encounter bullies. That’s why Bullies are a Pain in the Brain by Trevor Romain is one of our recommended books for kids to learn how to deal with bullying.  Melissa Gaynor from Sweet on Books explains why: What You Need to Know: • While this book can be read at the…

Self-Esteem Books for Kids: How to Rock Braces and Glasses

Research shows that more than half of all children are involved in bullying either as a perpetrator, victim, or both on at least one occasion.  As parents, we have the power to help reduce bullying and improve self-esteem – that’s why How to Rock Braces and Glasses by Meg Haston is one of Reading Kingdom’s recommended self-esteem books for kids. …

Self-esteem activities for kids: the art of positive praise

“There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.”– Mother Theresa In a management survey I read recently, 88% of people who left their company said they didn’t receive enough acknowledgement for the work they did and felt unappreciated. I found that percentage to be staggeringly high but not really a surprise. I remember when…

Children and self-esteem: 10 great things to tell your kids

If you’re looking to boost your children’s self-esteem here are 10 great things to say that will leave them feeling good and foster a sense of their self-worth. (For more about children and self-esteem, see our activities for kids page.) 10 great things to tell your kids 1. I love you no matter what 2. You’re special and you mean…

Self-esteem activities for children: striking the right balance with after-school activities

As a writer about self-esteem activities for children, I’ve been pondering after-school activities and pushing your children too hard which can seriously damage their self-esteem and confidence. You need to strike that balance between too many and too few! Statistics show that children nowadays play outside 50 percent less than they used to in previous generations, an alarming figure that…