Don't Behave Like You Live in a Cave

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Don't Behave Like You Live in a Cave

By Elizabeth Verdick; Steve Mark (Illustrator)

Free Spirit Publishing, Paperback, 9781575423531, 120pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2010


Full-color cartoons and humorous, kid-friendly text teach kids how to make smarter choices about how they behave at home and at school so they stay out of trouble, feel good about themselves and their choices, and get along better with family, friends, and teachers. Better behavior isn t just about making adults happy: it means selfcontrol, awareness, and a positive outlook, so things go better for kids. Lighthearted yet supportive and frank, this book helps readers learn to make thoughtful, deliberate, positive behavior decisions. Behavior issues addressed include small ones, like talking or blurting out in class, as well as bigger ones, such as fighting.

"Don t Behave Like You Live in a Cave "is the latest addition to the award-winning Laugh & Learn series.

About the Author
Elizabeth Verdick is the author of more than 30 highly acclaimed books for children and teenagers, including books in the Toddler Tools board book series, the Best Behavior series for young children, and the Laugh & Learn series for preteens. Her most recent titles include Diapers Are Not Forever and Listening Time and Bye-Bye Time from the Toddler Tools series. Elizabeth lives with her husband, daughter, son, and five pets near St. Paul, Minnesota.

Stephen R. Mark is a historian with the National Park Service as well as Adjunct Professor of History at the Oregon Institute of Technology. He is the author of "Floating in the Stream of Time: An Administrative History of John Day Fossil Beds National Monument "(1996).

Praise For Don't Behave Like You Live in a Cave

“Talks to children on their own level, and in a funny way, so that it doesn’t feel like someone is preaching at them.”—