Helping children confront the war

Silver, M.
January 1991
U.S. News & World Report;1/28/91, Vol. 110 Issue 3, p65
Presents a collection of resources and strategies recommended by educators and psychiatrists to calm the fears of children and help them understand what is happening. Older children: quickie paperpacks (list included), video `Hope and Glory.' Grade schoolers: PBS special `Kids Ask About War,' `Weekly Reader' and `Scholastic,' new children's books (list included). Preschoolers: `Mister Rogers,' geography lesson with globe at hand. Problems in banning TV and newspapers.


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