Child Welfare: Organized efforts by communities or organizations to improve the health and well-being of the child.Disabled Children: Children with mental or physical disabilities that interfere with usual activities of daily living and that may require accommodation or intervention.Child Behavior: Any observable response or action of a child from 24 months through 12 years of age. For neonates or children younger than 24 months, INFANT BEHAVIOR is available.Child Health Services: Organized services to provide health care for children.Child Rearing: The training or bringing-up of children by parents or parent-substitutes. It is used also for child rearing practices in different societies, at different economic levels, in different ethnic groups, etc. It differs from PARENTING in that in child rearing the emphasis is on the act of training or bringing up the child and the interaction between the parent and child, while parenting emphasizes the responsibility and qualities of exemplary behavior of the parent.Child, Institutionalized: A child who is receiving long-term in-patient services or who resides in an institutional setting.Child Behavior Disorders: Disturbances considered to be pathological based on age and stage appropriateness, e.g., conduct disturbances and anaclitic depression. This concept does not include psychoneuroses, psychoses, or personality disorders with fixed patterns.Child Psychology: The study of normal and abnormal behavior of children.Child of Impaired Parents: Child with one or more parents afflicted by a physical or mental disorder.Dental Care for Children: The giving of attention to the special dental needs of children, including the prevention of tooth diseases and instruction in dental hygiene and dental health. The dental care may include the services provided by dental specialists.Child, Orphaned: Child who has lost both parents through death or desertion.Parents: Persons functioning as natural, adoptive, or substitute parents. The heading includes the concept of parenthood as well as preparation for becoming a parent.Child Nutrition Disorders: Disorders caused by nutritional imbalance, either overnutrition or undernutrition, occurring in children ages 2 to 12 years.Child Language: The language and sounds expressed by a child at a particular maturational stage in development.Child Nutritional Physiological Phenomena: Nutritional physiology of children aged 2-12 years.Child Mortality: Number of deaths of children between one year of age to 12 years of age in a given population.Mothers: Female parents, human or animal.Age Factors: Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.Parent-Child Relations: The interactions between parent and child.Prevalence: The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.Cross-Sectional Studies: Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.Questionnaires: Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.Child Custody: The formally authorized guardianship or care of a CHILD.Prospective Studies: Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.Child Development Disorders, Pervasive: Severe distortions in the development of many basic psychological functions that are not normal for any stage in development. These distortions are manifested in sustained social impairment, speech abnormalities, and peculiar motor movements.Follow-Up Studies: Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.Retrospective Studies: Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.Infant, Newborn: An infant during the first month after birth.Pediatrics: A medical specialty concerned with maintaining health and providing medical care to children from birth to adolescence.Body Height: The distance from the sole to the crown of the head with body standing on a flat surface and fully extended.Asthma: A form of bronchial disorder with three distinct components: airway hyper-responsiveness (RESPIRATORY HYPERSENSITIVITY), airway INFLAMMATION, and intermittent AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION. It is characterized by spasmodic contraction of airway smooth muscle, WHEEZING, and dyspnea (DYSPNEA, PAROXYSMAL).Schools: Educational institutions.Socioeconomic Factors: Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.United StatesLongitudinal Studies: Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.Child, Abandoned: A child or adolescent who is deserted by parents or parent substitutes without regard for its future care.Mother-Child Relations: Interaction between a mother and child.Treatment Outcome: Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.Play and Playthings: Spontaneous or voluntary recreational activities pursued for enjoyment and accessories or equipment used in the activities; includes games, toys, etc.Hospitals, Pediatric: Special hospitals which provide care for ill children.Growth Disorders: Deviations from the average values for a specific age and sex in any or all of the following: height, weight, skeletal proportions, osseous development, or maturation of features. Included here are both acceleration and retardation of growth.Child Nutrition Sciences: The study of NUTRITION PROCESSES as well as the components of food, their actions, interaction, and balance in relation to health and disease of children, infants or adolescents.Autistic Disorder: A disorder beginning in childhood. It is marked by the presence of markedly abnormal or impaired development in social interaction and communication and a markedly restricted repertoire of activity and interest. Manifestations of the disorder vary greatly depending on the developmental level and chronological age of the individual. (DSM-V)Pregnancy: The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Intelligence: The ability to learn and to deal with new situations and to deal effectively with tasks involving abstractions.Case-Control Studies: Studies which start with the identification of persons with a disease of interest and a control (comparison, referent) group without the disease. The relationship of an attribute to the disease is examined by comparing diseased and non-diseased persons with regard to the frequency or levels of the attribute in each group.Language Development Disorders: Conditions characterized by language abilities (comprehension and expression of speech and writing) that are below the expected level for a given age, generally in the absence of an intellectual impairment. These conditions may be associated with DEAFNESS; BRAIN DISEASES; MENTAL DISORDERS; or environmental factors.Diarrhea: An increased liquidity or decreased consistency of FECES, such as running stool. Fecal consistency is related to the ratio of water-holding capacity of insoluble solids to total water, rather than the amount of water present. Diarrhea is not hyperdefecation or increased fecal weight.Rural Population: The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.Family: A social group consisting of parents or parent substitutes and children.Language Development: The gradual expansion in complexity and meaning of symbols and sounds as perceived and interpreted by the individual through a maturational and learning process. Stages in development include babbling, cooing, word imitation with cognition, and use of short sentences.Sex Factors: Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.Family Characteristics: Size and composition of the family.Incidence: The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity: A behavior disorder originating in childhood in which the essential features are signs of developmentally inappropriate inattention, impulsivity, and hyperactivity. Although most individuals have symptoms of both inattention and hyperactivity-impulsivity, one or the other pattern may be predominant. The disorder is more frequent in males than females. Onset is in childhood. Symptoms often attenuate during late adolescence although a minority experience the full complement of symptoms into mid-adulthood. (From DSM-V)Severity of Illness Index: Levels within a diagnostic group which are established by various measurement criteria applied to the seriousness of a patient's disorder.Growth: Gradual increase in the number, the size, and the complexity of cells of an individual. Growth generally results in increase in ORGAN WEIGHT; BODY WEIGHT; and BODY HEIGHT.Anthropometry: The technique that deals with the measurement of the size, weight, and proportions of the human or other primate body.Nutritional Status: State of the body in relation to the consumption and utilization of nutrients.Aid to Families with Dependent Children: Financial assistance provided by the government to indigent families with dependent children who meet certain requirements as defined by the Social Security Act, Title IV, in the U.S.Poverty: A situation in which the level of living of an individual, family, or group is below the standard of the community. It is often related to a specific income level.Urban Population: The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.Obesity: A status with BODY WEIGHT that is grossly above the acceptable or desirable weight, usually due to accumulation of excess FATS in the body. The standards may vary with age, sex, genetic or cultural background. In the BODY MASS INDEX, a BMI greater than 30.0 kg/m2 is considered obese, and a BMI greater than 40.0 kg/m2 is considered morbidly obese (MORBID OBESITY).Fathers: Male parents, human or animal.Age Distribution: The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given population. The distribution may refer to either how many or what proportion of the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.Respiratory Sounds: Noises, normal and abnormal, heard on auscultation over any part of the RESPIRATORY TRACT.IndiaAdoption: Voluntary acceptance of a child of other parents to be as one's own child, usually with legal confirmation.Intelligence Tests: Standardized tests that measure the present general ability or aptitude for intellectual performance.Foster Home Care: Families who care for neglected children or patients unable to care for themselves.Dental Caries: Localized destruction of the tooth surface initiated by decalcification of the enamel followed by enzymatic lysis of organic structures and leading to cavity formation. If left unchecked, the cavity may penetrate the enamel and dentin and reach the pulp.Environmental Exposure: The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents in the environment or to environmental factors that may include ionizing radiation, pathogenic organisms, or toxic chemicals.Early Intervention (Education): Procedures and programs that facilitate the development or skill acquisition in infants and young children who have disabilities, who are at risk for developing disabilities, or who are gifted. It includes programs that are designed to prevent handicapping conditions in infants and young children and family-centered programs designed to affect the functioning of infants and children with special needs. (From Journal of Early Intervention, Editorial, 1989, vol. 13, no. 1, p. 3; A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, prepared for the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, 1976)BrazilWounds and Injuries: Damage inflicted on the body as the direct or indirect result of an external force, with or without disruption of structural continuity.Breast Feeding: The nursing of an infant at the breast.Caregivers: Persons who provide care to those who need supervision or assistance in illness or disability. They may provide the care in the home, in a hospital, or in an institution. Although caregivers include trained medical, nursing, and other health personnel, the concept also refers to parents, spouses, or other family members, friends, members of the clergy, teachers, social workers, fellow patients.Body Weight: The mass or quantity of heaviness of an individual. It is expressed by units of pounds or kilograms.Logistic Models: Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.Body Mass Index: An indicator of body density as determined by the relationship of BODY WEIGHT to BODY HEIGHT. BMI=weight (kg)/height squared (m2). BMI correlates with body fat (ADIPOSE TISSUE). Their relationship varies with age and gender. For adults, BMI falls into these categories: below 18.5 (underweight); 18.5-24.9 (normal); 25.0-29.9 (overweight); 30.0 and above (obese). (National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)Language Tests: Tests designed to assess language behavior and abilities. They include tests of vocabulary, comprehension, grammar and functional use of language, e.g., Development Sentence Scoring, Receptive-Expressive Emergent Language Scale, Parsons Language Sample, Utah Test of Language Development, Michigan Language Inventory and Verbal Language Development Scale, Illinois Test of Psycholinguistic Abilities, Northwestern Syntax Screening Test, Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test, Ammons Full-Range Picture Vocabulary Test, and Assessment of Children's Language Comprehension.Tonsillectomy: Surgical removal of a tonsil or tonsils. (Dorland, 28th ed)Reference Values: The range or frequency distribution of a measurement in a population (of organisms, organs or things) that has not been selected for the presence of disease or abnormality.Overweight: A status with BODY WEIGHT that is above certain standard of acceptable or desirable weight. In the scale of BODY MASS INDEX, overweight is defined as having a BMI of 25.0-29.9 kg/m2. Overweight may or may not be due to increases in body fat (ADIPOSE TISSUE), hence overweight does not equal "over fat".Learning Disorders: Conditions characterized by a significant discrepancy between an individual's perceived level of intellect and their ability to acquire new language and other cognitive skills. These disorders may result from organic or psychological conditions. Relatively common subtypes include DYSLEXIA, DYSCALCULIA, and DYSGRAPHIA.Seasons: Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Prenatal Exposure Delayed Effects: The consequences of exposing the FETUS in utero to certain factors, such as NUTRITION PHYSIOLOGICAL PHENOMENA; PHYSIOLOGICAL STRESS; DRUGS; RADIATION; and other physical or chemical factors. These consequences are observed later in the offspring after BIRTH.Malnutrition: An imbalanced nutritional status resulted from insufficient intake of nutrients to meet normal physiological requirement.Acute Disease: Disease having a short and relatively severe course.Adenoidectomy: Excision of the adenoids. (Dorland, 28th ed)Regression Analysis: Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.Intensive Care Units, Pediatric: Hospital units providing continuous surveillance and care to acutely ill infants and children. Neonates are excluded since INTENSIVE CARE UNITS, NEONATAL is available.Kenya: A republic in eastern Africa, south of ETHIOPIA, west of SOMALIA with TANZANIA to its south, and coastline on the Indian Ocean. Its capital is Nairobi.Adaptation, Psychological: A state of harmony between internal needs and external demands and the processes used in achieving this condition. (From APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed)Reproducibility of Results: The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.Housing: Living facilities for humans.Social Environment: The aggregate of social and cultural institutions, forms, patterns, and processes that influence the life of an individual or community.Infant Nutrition Disorders: Disorders caused by nutritional imbalance, either overnutrition or undernutrition, occurring in infants ages 1 month to 24 months.Adult Children: Children who have reached maturity or the legal age of majority.Feces: Excrement from the INTESTINES, containing unabsorbed solids, waste products, secretions, and BACTERIA of the DIGESTIVE SYSTEM.Analysis of Variance: A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.Fever: An abnormal elevation of body temperature, usually as a result of a pathologic process.Kwashiorkor: A syndrome produced by severe protein deficiency, characterized by retarded growth, changes in skin and hair pigment, edema, and pathologic changes in the liver, including fatty infiltration, necrosis, and fibrosis. The word is a local name in Gold Coast, Africa, meaning "displaced child". Although first reported from Africa, kwashiorkor is now known throughout the world, but mainly in the tropics and subtropics. It is considered to be related to marasmus. (From Dorland, 27th ed)Family Health: The health status of the family as a unit including the impact of the health of one member of the family on the family as a unit and on individual family members; also, the impact of family organization or disorganization on the health status of its members.Child Restraint Systems: Devices used to protect and restrain infant and child automotive passengers.Education, Special: Education of the individual who markedly deviates intellectually, physically, socially, or emotionally from those considered to be normal, thus requiring special instruction.Gastroenteritis: INFLAMMATION of any segment of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT from ESOPHAGUS to RECTUM. Causes of gastroenteritis are many including genetic, infection, HYPERSENSITIVITY, drug effects, and CANCER.Television: The transmission and reproduction of transient images of fixed or moving objects. An electronic system of transmitting such images together with sound over a wire or through space by apparatus that converts light and sound into electrical waves and reconverts them into visible light rays and audible sound. (From Webster, 3rd ed)Developing Countries: Countries in the process of change with economic growth, that is, an increase in production, per capita consumption, and income. The process of economic growth involves better utilization of natural and human resources, which results in a change in the social, political, and economic structures.BangladeshSex Distribution: The number of males and females in a given population. The distribution may refer to how many men or women or what proportion of either in the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.Health Surveys: A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.Lead: A soft, grayish metal with poisonous salts; atomic number 82, atomic weight 207.19, symbol Pb. (Dorland, 28th)Hospitalization: The confinement of a patient in a hospital.Otitis Media: Inflammation of the MIDDLE EAR including the AUDITORY OSSICLES and the EUSTACHIAN TUBE.Social Class: A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.Battered Child Syndrome: A clinical condition resulting from repeated physical and psychological injuries inflicted on a child by the parents or caregivers.Multivariate Analysis: A set of techniques used when variation in several variables has to be studied simultaneously. In statistics, multivariate analysis is interpreted as any analytic method that allows simultaneous study of two or more dependent variables.Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma: A neoplasm characterized by abnormalities of the lymphoid cell precursors leading to excessive lymphoblasts in the marrow and other organs. It is the most common cancer in children and accounts for the vast majority of all childhood leukemias.Intellectual Disability: Subnormal intellectual functioning which originates during the developmental period. This has multiple potential etiologies, including genetic defects and perinatal insults. Intelligence quotient (IQ) scores are commonly used to determine whether an individual has an intellectual disability. IQ scores between 70 and 79 are in the borderline range. Scores below 67 are in the disabled range. (from Joynt, Clinical Neurology, 1992, Ch55, p28)Temperament: Predisposition to react to one's environment in a certain way; usually refers to mood changes.Cognition: Intellectual or mental process whereby an organism obtains knowledge.Motor Skills: Performance of complex motor acts.Lead PoisoningNutrition Disorders: Disorders caused by nutritional imbalance, either overnutrition or undernutrition.Motor Skills Disorders: Marked impairments in the development of motor coordination such that the impairment interferes with activities of daily living. (From DSM-V)Vaccination: Administration of vaccines to stimulate the host's immune response. This includes any preparation intended for active immunological prophylaxis.Risk Assessment: The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)Orphanages: Institutions for the housing and care of orphans, foundlings, and abandoned children. They have existed as such since the medieval period but the heading is applicable to such usage also in modern parlance.Social Adjustment: Adaptation of the person to the social environment. Adjustment may take place by adapting the self to the environment or by changing the environment. (From Campbell, Psychiatric Dictionary, 1996)Internal-External Control: Personality construct referring to an individual's perception of the locus of events as determined internally by his or her own behavior versus fate, luck, or external forces. (ERIC Thesaurus, 1996).Linear Models: Statistical models in which the value of a parameter for a given value of a factor is assumed to be equal to a + bx, where a and b are constants. The models predict a linear regression.School Health Services: Preventive health services provided for students. It excludes college or university students.HIV Infections: Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).Malaria, Falciparum: Malaria caused by PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM. This is the severest form of malaria and is associated with the highest levels of parasites in the blood. This disease is characterized by irregularly recurring febrile paroxysms that in extreme cases occur with acute cerebral, renal, or gastrointestinal manifestations.Achievement: Success in bringing an effort to the desired end; the degree or level of success attained in some specified area (esp. scholastic) or in general.Infant Equipment: Equipment and furniture used by infants and babies in the home, car, and play area.Nasopharynx: The top portion of the pharynx situated posterior to the nose and superior to the SOFT PALATE. The nasopharynx is the posterior extension of the nasal cavities and has a respiratory function.MexicoAccident Prevention: Efforts and designs to reduce the incidence of unexpected undesirable events in various environments and situations.Maternal Behavior: The behavior patterns associated with or characteristic of a mother.DMF Index: "Decayed, missing and filled teeth," a routinely used statistical concept in dentistry.Statistics, Nonparametric: A class of statistical methods applicable to a large set of probability distributions used to test for correlation, location, independence, etc. In most nonparametric statistical tests, the original scores or observations are replaced by another variable containing less information. An important class of nonparametric tests employs the ordinal properties of the data. Another class of tests uses information about whether an observation is above or below some fixed value such as the median, and a third class is based on the frequency of the occurrence of runs in the data. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed, p1284; Corsini, Concise Encyclopedia of Psychology, 1987, p764-5)Only Child: Child who has no siblings.TurkeyPuberty: A period in the human life in which the development of the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal system takes place and reaches full maturity. The onset of synchronized endocrine events in puberty lead to the capacity for reproduction (FERTILITY), development of secondary SEX CHARACTERISTICS, and other changes seen in ADOLESCENT DEVELOPMENT.Family Relations: Behavioral, psychological, and social relations among various members of the nuclear family and the extended family.EnglandTobacco Smoke Pollution: Contamination of the air by tobacco smoke.Infectious Disease Transmission, Vertical: The transmission of infectious disease or pathogens from one generation to another. It includes transmission in utero or intrapartum by exposure to blood and secretions, and postpartum exposure via breastfeeding.Malaria: A protozoan disease caused in humans by four species of the PLASMODIUM genus: PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM; PLASMODIUM VIVAX; PLASMODIUM OVALE; and PLASMODIUM MALARIAE; and transmitted by the bite of an infected female mosquito of the genus ANOPHELES. Malaria is endemic in parts of Asia, Africa, Central and South America, Oceania, and certain Caribbean islands. It is characterized by extreme exhaustion associated with paroxysms of high FEVER; SWEATING; shaking CHILLS; and ANEMIA. Malaria in ANIMALS is caused by other species of plasmodia.Stress, Psychological: Stress wherein emotional factors predominate.Social Behavior: Any behavior caused by or affecting another individual, usually of the same species.Recurrence: The return of a sign, symptom, or disease after a remission.Chronic Disease: Diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care. (Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)Diet: Regular course of eating and drinking adopted by a person or animal.Personality Assessment: The determination and evaluation of personality attributes by interviews, observations, tests, or scales. Articles concerning personality measurement are considered to be within scope of this term.Ethnic Groups: A group of people with a common cultural heritage that sets them apart from others in a variety of social relationships.Socialization: The training or molding of an individual through various relationships, educational agencies, and social controls, which enables him to become a member of a particular society.Neuropsychological Tests: Tests designed to assess neurological function associated with certain behaviors. They are used in diagnosing brain dysfunction or damage and central nervous system disorders or injury.Poverty Areas: City, urban, rural, or suburban areas which are characterized by severe economic deprivation and by accompanying physical and social decay.Great BritainInterpersonal Relations: The reciprocal interaction of two or more persons.Down Syndrome: A chromosome disorder associated either with an extra chromosome 21 or an effective trisomy for chromosome 21. Clinical manifestations include hypotonia, short stature, brachycephaly, upslanting palpebral fissures, epicanthus, Brushfield spots on the iris, protruding tongue, small ears, short, broad hands, fifth finger clinodactyly, Simian crease, and moderate to severe INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY. Cardiac and gastrointestinal malformations, a marked increase in the incidence of LEUKEMIA, and the early onset of ALZHEIMER DISEASE are also associated with this condition. Pathologic features include the development of NEUROFIBRILLARY TANGLES in neurons and the deposition of AMYLOID BETA-PROTEIN, similar to the pathology of ALZHEIMER DISEASE. (Menkes, Textbook of Child Neurology, 5th ed, p213)Pilot Projects: Small-scale tests of methods and procedures to be used on a larger scale if the pilot study demonstrates that these methods and procedures can work.Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice: Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).Safety: Freedom from exposure to danger and protection from the occurrence or risk of injury or loss. It suggests optimal precautions in the workplace, on the street, in the home, etc., and includes personal safety as well as the safety of property.Double-Blind Method: A method of studying a drug or procedure in which both the subjects and investigators are kept unaware of who is actually getting which specific treatment.Epilepsy: A disorder characterized by recurrent episodes of paroxysmal brain dysfunction due to a sudden, disorderly, and excessive neuronal discharge. Epilepsy classification systems are generally based upon: (1) clinical features of the seizure episodes (e.g., motor seizure), (2) etiology (e.g., post-traumatic), (3) anatomic site of seizure origin (e.g., frontal lobe seizure), (4) tendency to spread to other structures in the brain, and (5) temporal patterns (e.g., nocturnal epilepsy). (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p313)Child Reactive Disorders: Reactions to an event or set of events which are considered to be of pathological degree, that have not developed into a neurosis, psychosis, or personality disorder with fixed patterns.Sensitivity and Specificity: Binary classification measures to assess test results. Sensitivity or recall rate is the proportion of true positives. Specificity is the probability of correctly determining the absence of a condition. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)Nigeria: A republic in western Africa, south of NIGER between BENIN and CAMEROON. Its capital is Abuja.Interviews as Topic: Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.Anemia, Sickle Cell: A disease characterized by chronic hemolytic anemia, episodic painful crises, and pathologic involvement of many organs. It is the clinical expression of homozygosity for hemoglobin S.Behavior Therapy: The application of modern theories of learning and conditioning in the treatment of behavior disorders.Tanzania: A republic in eastern Africa, south of UGANDA and north of MOZAMBIQUE. Its capital is Dar es Salaam. It was formed in 1964 by a merger of the countries of TANGANYIKA and ZANZIBAR.Uganda: A republic in eastern Africa, south of SUDAN and west of KENYA. Its capital is Kampala.Enuresis: Involuntary discharge of URINE after expected age of completed development of urinary control. This can happen during the daytime (DIURNAL ENURESIS) while one is awake or during sleep (NOCTURNAL ENURESIS). Enuresis can be in children or in adults (as persistent primary enuresis and secondary adult-onset enuresis).Pediatric Nursing: The nursing specialty concerning care of children from birth to adolescence. It includes the clinical and psychological aspects of nursing care.Verbal Behavior: Includes both producing and responding to words, either written or spoken.Health Status: The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.Psychometrics: Assessment of psychological variables by the application of mathematical procedures.Odds Ratio: The ratio of two odds. The exposure-odds ratio for case control data is the ratio of the odds in favor of exposure among cases to the odds in favor of exposure among noncases. The disease-odds ratio for a cohort or cross section is the ratio of the odds in favor of disease among the exposed to the odds in favor of disease among the unexposed. The prevalence-odds ratio refers to an odds ratio derived cross-sectionally from studies of prevalent cases.Wechsler Scales: Tests designed to measure intellectual functioning in children and adults.Urban Health: The status of health in urban populations.Arthritis, Juvenile: Arthritis of children, with onset before 16 years of age. The terms juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) and juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) refer to classification systems for chronic arthritis in children. Only one subtype of juvenile arthritis (polyarticular-onset, rheumatoid factor-positive) clinically resembles adult rheumatoid arthritis and is considered its childhood equivalent.Phonetics: The science or study of speech sounds and their production, transmission, and reception, and their analysis, classification, and transcription. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Vitamin A Deficiency: A nutritional condition produced by a deficiency of VITAMIN A in the diet, characterized by NIGHT BLINDNESS and other ocular manifestations such as dryness of the conjunctiva and later of the cornea (XEROPHTHALMIA). Vitamin A deficiency is a very common problem worldwide, particularly in developing countries as a consequence of famine or shortages of vitamin A-rich foods. In the United States it is found among the urban poor, the elderly, alcoholics, and patients with malabsorption. (From Cecil Textbook of Medicine, 19th ed, p1179)Chi-Square Distribution: A distribution in which a variable is distributed like the sum of the squares of any given independent random variable, each of which has a normal distribution with mean of zero and variance of one. The chi-square test is a statistical test based on comparison of a test statistic to a chi-square distribution. The oldest of these tests are used to detect whether two or more population distributions differ from one another.Adenoids: A collection of lymphoid nodules on the posterior wall and roof of the NASOPHARYNX.Heart Defects, Congenital: Developmental abnormalities involving structures of the heart. These defects are present at birth but may be discovered later in life.Professional-Family Relations: The interactions between the professional person and the family.Psychological Tests: Standardized tests designed to measure abilities, as in intelligence, aptitude, and achievement tests, or to evaluate personality traits.Ghana: A republic in western Africa, south of BURKINA FASO and west of TOGO. Its capital is Accra.South Africa: A republic in southern Africa, the southernmost part of Africa. It has three capitals: Pretoria (administrative), Cape Town (legislative), and Bloemfontein (judicial). Officially the Republic of South Africa since 1960, it was called the Union of South Africa 1910-1960.ReadingQuality of Life: A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral and social environment; the overall condition of a human life.Speech Disorders: Acquired or developmental conditions marked by an impaired ability to comprehend or generate spoken forms of language.California
Although younger children and children with invasive tumor types generally experience less favorable outcomes, total removal of ... Wright, KD; Gajjar, A (2009). "New chemotherapy strategies and biological agents in the treatment of childhood ependymoma". ... A useful tool in the differential diagnosis of posterior fossa tumors in children". Child's Nervous System. 27 (2): 253-7. doi: ... "The prognostic value of histological grading of posterior fossa ependymomas in children: A Children's Oncology Group study and ...
... youth; boy servant" and ji 乩 "to divine" (cf. fuji 扶乩 "divination; planchette writing"). Regional variants include Hokkien tâng ... Tongji (Chinese: 童乩; pinyin: tóngjī; Wade-Giles: t'ung-chi; literally: "youth diviner"; Minnan: tâng-ki) or Jitong (Chinese: 乩童 ... pinyin: jītóng; Wade-Giles: chi-t'ung; literally: "divining youth") is a Chinese folk religious specialist, usually translated ... ", "oracle", or "shaman". This word compounds tong 童 "child; ...
Child 1866, p. 399. Corder 1981, p. 61; Burke & Burke 1838, p. 510. Corder 1981, pp. 61-2. Carter 2008. Carter 2008; Lipscomb ... Wright 2007. Gibbs 1888, p. 311. JMC, Department of Antiquities 1999, Monumental Brass .... Marshall 2008. Foxe 1570, p. 1330. ... Wright, Stephen (May 2007) [2004]. "Pakington, Sir John (1549-1625)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (online ed.). ... Subscription or UK public library membership required.) Child, Francis J. (1866). The Poetical Works of Edmund Spenser. IV. ...
"Narrative Writing". uen.org. Utah Education Network. Retrieved April 25, 2017. "Horn Book Fanfare: Best Books of 1985 - ... "William Allen White Children's Book Awards: 1987-1988 Master List". emporia.edu. Emporia State University. Retrieved April 26, ... "Children's Books; The Year's Best Illustrated Books". New York Times. November 10, 1985. Retrieved April 25, 2017. "Coretta ... Ishmael Reed (April 25, 2012). "Sunday Book Review: Children's Books - Allegories With Alligators". New York Times. Retrieved ...
"Recalling the Cocoa Kid". Onmilwaukee.com. Retrieved May 24, 2014. Otty, Harry. "Who is the Cocoa Kid?". CharleyBurley.com. " ... Chalky Wright and Archie Moore. Of these he defeated Kaplan, Jadick and Wright in non-title fights. After retiring from the ... In 1955, he wrote to the Navy asking for a copy of his discharge papers which he claimed were stolen with his Social Security ... In 1913, his father was on leave and left the island without knowing that Maria was pregnant with his child. It was only upon ...
She wrote several works adapting traditional tales for children, and asserted that her mission was "to tell them of their ... Written with Rosalina Pombal. Luanda: INALD, 1982. (Children's stories). Kibala, o rei leão. Luanda: INALD, 1982. O Castigo do ... One of her best known works is Histórias Velhas, Roupa Nova or Estórias velhas, roupa nova, a collection of four children's ... At this point, she became more interested in children's literature. Antunes joined the Angolan Writers Union (UEA) in June 1984 ...
It also featured disc jockey John Peel, who read a children's story written by Bolan for the album's closing track, "Frowning ... In his retrospective review, Dave Thompson, writing for AllMusic, called it "an irresistible affair, if absolutely a child of ... John's Children. The cover art (by George Underwood) and subject matter of many of the songs dealt with the fantasy themes that ... had been recorded earlier by Marc Bolan's pre-Tyrannosaurus Rex band John's Children. Early versions of some of the tracks also ...
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Institute of Child Health. William Charles Woodruff. For services to civil aviation. Peter Robert Wright. Director, Sadler's ... Laura Ida, Mrs Wright. For services to the community in Surrey. Roger Thomas Wright. For services to the community in Crediton ... Maurice Howard Wright, Shipping Manager, Glaxo Export Ltd. Ralph Wright, Chief Commandant, Bedfordshire Special Constabulary. ... For services to Youth in Bingley, West Yorkshire. Sidney Torch. For services to Light Music. Margaret Shirley, Mrs Towner, ...
Eugene Field's children's poem, "The Duel," projects and amplifies the real-life antipathy between cats and dogs onto a stuffed ... Bauer, Susan Wise (2008-08-01). Writing with Ease. Peace Hill Press. pp. 160-. ISBN 9781933339290. Retrieved 23 July 2014. ... Keyser, Elizabeth Lennox; Pfeiffer, Julie (2001). Children's Literature. Yale University Press. pp. 186-. ISBN 9780300088915. ... In Fam Ekman's children's book Kattens Skrekk (The Cat's Terror), a cat visits a museum to find that all of the artworks, like ...
Richardson, Marion Elaine (1935). Writing & Writing Patterns. London. Richardson, Marion Elaine (1948). Art and the Child. ... She joined a story-writing group when still a child - her nom de plume was 'A Mere Girl'. In the holidays, her family rented a ... Her last work Art and the Child was published posthumously in 1948, and was a great success. Sir Kenneth Clark wrote in his ... She toured Canada in 1934 and in 1935 published Writing and Writing Patterns, a set of hinged cards and booklets for teaching ...
Writing & illuminating, & lettering. London : J. Hogg. Child, Heather (1986-01-01). More than fine writing: Irene Wellington : ... She was influenced by Edward Johnston's book, Writing & Illuminating & Lettering (1906). In 1925 she won a Royal Exhibition ...
"See Jane Write". Sarah Mlynowski. Retrieved 2015-10-05. "Teens". Sarah Mlynowski. Retrieved 2015-10-05. "Kids". Sarah Mlynowski ... After her second novel Fishbowl was published, she moved to New York City to write full-time. She is best known for her New ... Me (2006) See Jane Write (2006) (with Farrin Jacobs) Magic in Manhattan series Bras & Broomsticks (2005) Frogs & French Kisses ...
London: John Wright. ISBN 0-7236-0605-6. Sims, A. G. (1995). Symptoms in the mind: an introduction to descriptive ... There are particular challenges in carrying out an MSE with young children and others with limited language such as people with ... Rutter, Michael; Taylor, Eric (2003). Child and adolescent psychiatry. Fourth Edition. Malden: Blackwell Science. ISBN 0-632- ...
"Who Wrote That? Featuring Denys Cazet". Patricia Newman. California Kids!. November 2003. Based on an interview. Reprint at ... Denys Cazet (born 1938)[citation needed] is a French-American illustrator and writer of at least 25 children's picture books, ... Archived at NewsBank (newsbank.com). Denys Cazet at Library of Congress Authorities, with 50 catalog records Children's ...
... 1, 1949 (24 pages). Contents: Magic and the art of writing; The integration of photo and type; The use of space in ... Education and the child; This is my private world. Typographica 8, 1963 (70 pages). Contents: Josua Reichert: typography as ... visual poetry; Chance; Art and writing; A rich man's guide to bingo; Paul Schuitema; Concrete poetry and Ian Hamilton Finlay. ...
"Ted Sanders". Kids Reads. Kids Reads. Retrieved 3 September 2015. "National Endowment for the Arts". Graham, Phillip (July 1, ... "Creative Writing Faculty". University of Illinois. University of Illinois. Retrieved 3 September 2015. Ted Sanders website. ... A native of northern Illinois, Sanders teaches in the creative writing program of the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign ... where he received an MFA in Creative Writing in 2007. Akins, Ellen (July 7, 2012). "SHORT STORIES: "No Animals We Could Name," ...
... and youth-targeted promotions. Marketers heavily target children and adolescents as consumers because of the amount of their ... Fisher, Jennifer O.; Mitchell, Diane C.; Smiciklas-Wright, Helen; Mannino, Michelle L.; Birch, Leann L. (2004-04-01). "Meeting ... Many children grow to have a level of intolerance to milk and another significant percentage grow to not like the taste of milk ... Children who do not consume the appropriate amount of calcium into their daily diets have lower calcium consumption as they get ...
2-4. ISBN 978-0-904220-52-0. "Bound Volume Hansard - Written Answers". Hansard. Retrieved 2010-05-31. "Child killed in ... 1674: John Ray's Collection of English Words includes written record of the Cheshire dialect. 1687: James II visits Chester. 6 ... c. 1195: Liber de Luciani laude Cestrie, the oldest surviving piece of Cheshire writing, was created. 1211: King John ... 20 March 1993:: IRA explosive devices kill two children and injure 54 people in Warrington. 1 April 1998: Halton and Warrington ...
In 2005, Steven Wright made the case for Peacekeeping efforts to be regarded as violence due to increasing use of techniques ... "Solutions to End Child Marriage" (PDF). ICRW. Chandler, Matthew (2009). "When armed combatants employ nonviolent action: A case ... The paper most directly presented evidence to show that child brides are at heightened risk of violence in the home. In Matthew ... Wright, Steven (2005). "Violent Peacekeeping: The Rise and Rise of Repressive Techniques and Technologies". Politics and Ethics ...
Thorsson, Johann (18 June 2012). "The World's Best Novellas". On Books & Writing. Retrieved 18 May 2016. Haber, Gordon (29 June ... Carswell, Beth (2012). "The Best Novellas: Literature's Middle Child". AbeBooks. Retrieved 18 May 2016. ...
Warren Cariou wrote: The novella is generally not as formally experimental as the long story and the novel can be, and it ... Carswell, Beth (2012). "The Best Novellas: Literature's Middle Child". AbeBooks. Retrieved 18 May 2016. Thorsson, Johann (18 ... But when it comes to writing, any distinctions that begin with an objective and external quality like size are bound to be ... A novella is a text of written, fictional, narrative prose normally longer than a short story but shorter than a novel, ...
All tracks written by Child's Play. Larry Hinshaw - lead vocals Brian Jack - guitars Nicky Kay - guitars Phil Wiser - bass John ... Ruff House is the debut EP by hard rock/heavy metal band Child's Play, released in 1986 through Rampant Records. It was ... at Discogs Child's Play Interview at YouTube Official Site (archive). ...
Wright JG). Saunders Elsevier 2008. ISBN 978-1-4160-4444-4 Willis RB. Chapter 32. Sports medicine in the growing child. In: ...
"Kizzy Ann Stamps (review)". TIME For Kids. Retrieved 2016-06-29. "Children's Book Review: Kizzy Ann Stamps by Jeri Watts". ... Wright, Marie (1998). "Keepers (review)". School Library Journal. Jan: 94. Duncan, Claire. " ... "Children's Book Review: A Piece of Home by Jeri Watts". Publishers Weekly. Retrieved 2016-06-29. Gurdon, Meghan Cox (2016-06-10 ...
a b c d e f g Kenneth Teitelbaum, Schooling for "Good Rebels": Socialist Education for Children in the United States, 1900-1920 ... published by the National Council and was first issued in Glasgow in 1901 and in the September 1910 edition the editor wrote ... According to Kenneth Teitelbaum, a scholar of the Socialist youth education movement, Socialist schools for children also ... Caroline Nelson, Nature Talks on Economics: A Manual for Children and Teachers in Socialist Schools. Chicago: Charles H. Kerr ...
To do this, a parent must file a written request for enforcement with the Clerk of the Superior Court and pay a filing fee. A ... In addition, either party may file a petition for temporary orders for child related issues such as child custody, child ... how the child interacts with each parent and any other children in the family, the health of each person involved, the childs ... One of the childs parents must be deceased, the childs legal parents must be unmarried, or a court case for divorce or legal ...
... is written for the benefit of children, including children who are grandchildren. The ... b) Legal custody of the child is given to a party other than the childs parent, or the child is placed outside of and does not ... b) Legal custody of the child is given to a party other than the childs parent, or the child is placed outside of and does not ... If the decedent had written a will devising property to his illegitimate child, the case no longer would involve intestate ...
... child support, alimony, child custody and visitation, uncontested and no-fault divorce ... Persons under the age of 18 must, as a general rule, present a written statement of consent executed by their parents before a ...
Stories portrayed on Kids Writes would often involve typical child fantasies such as space flight, monsters, and children ... Kids Writes was a childrens program on Nickelodeon, running from 1982 to 1987. The main cast included Jim Mairs (who also ... 17 episodes of Kids Writes were produced from 1982 to 1983. During this period, the closing of each show included a voiceover ... The request was removed when Kids Writes ceased production in 1983; reruns were aired on Nickelodeon until 1987. ...
The Virgin sits on a kind of cask, and is offering a book to the Child, who writes on it. The garments of the Child are perhaps ... The Madonna with Writing Child is a painting by the Italian Renaissance master Pinturicchio, painted around 1494-1498 and ...
One of the things parents of multiple kids often talk about is how they dont end up doing the same things with second children ... One of the things parents of multiple kids often talk about is how they dont end up doing the same things with second children ... Anyway, theres your cute-kid update. Im going to try to carve out a little time for more regular kid updates, probably on ... Ive skipped a few weeks of cute-kid updates, largely because I was at DAMOP for a week, and then catching on stuff I missed ...
... * 1. 2012 OWP YWCWhere imagination meetscreativity meetsyouthful exuberance meetscrazy counselors! ... Special thanks to:• The parents for trucking your kids here for the week!• Beth, Cassandra, and Monica for magically making ... Writing camp makes me happy. But then again, sodoes caffeine. And air. ... How dare youinterrupt my writing and potato chip eating time! It is sacred! ...
Neuroscience For Kids 2010 writing contest The 2010 Neuroscience for Kids POETRY WRITING CONTEST is now CLOSED and the winners ... Kids from ALL countries are welcome to participate.. *The staff of Neuroscience for Kids and other individuals will judge poems ... All materials received will become the property of Neuroscience for Kids and will not be returned. Neuroscience for Kids will ... Use the official entry form (copies of the form are acceptable) to write a poem about the nervous system in the style for your ...
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Writing for kids. [Carol Lea Benjamin] -- An introduction to writing discussing such aspects as how to get ideas as well as how ... Writing for kids Author: Carol Lea Benjamin Publisher: New York : Crowell, 1985. ISBN/ISSN: 0690044909 9780690044904 OCLC: ... schema:name "Writing for kids"@en ;. schema:productID "12163264" ;. schema:publication Writing for kids." ;. schema:description "Online version:" ;. schema:isSimilarTo
Kids Read & Write program, featuring reviews of Bad Kitty and The Art of Racing in the Rain. ... Review of "Gregory, the Terrible Eater" by Everett DeLeon, age 5, for Chicago Tribune Kids Read & Write 2013. (Handout) ... Review of "Gregory, the Terrible Eater" by Everett DeLeon, age 5, for Chicago Tribune Kids Read & Write 2013. ... This book is about two courageous kids, Lina Mayfleet and Doon Harrow who have just led their citizens out of their dying, ...
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Alex Witt talks to reporter Maria Konnikova about her article on cursive writing in schools and how it can have an impact on ... Alex Witt talks to reporter Maria Konnikova about her article on cursive writing in schools and how it can have an impact on ...
Writing an indepth character study will guide you and provide you with inspiration as you begin your next childrens story. By ... Creating Believable Characters - Writing for Children at BellaOnline ... writing the characters backstory in a separate manuscript, you keep your prose more concise, lively and vital. - ... No matter what type of children s writing is your strength, the backstory will help you be true to your characters as you write ...
1.25 billion allocated to children and adolescent mental... ... Written Questions and Answers and Written Statements*Written ... In total the Government has made available an additional £1.4 billion over the course of this Parliament to improve children ... The intention from 2016-17 is to monitor children and young peoples mental health services transformation as part of ... As part of the 2016-17 financial reporting planning process, programme level spend including children and young peoples mental ...
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Engineer wrote a childrens classic Share this:. *Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) ... speaking to schoolchildren and adults around the county about writing and marketing childrens books. ... And he kept writing almost until the day he died.. Even during his last months of hospitalization, he was working on a movie ... He called his writing strategy "WSS": The main character has to Want something badly enough. He has to Struggle to get it. ...
Youth, Culture and Sport (EYCS) Council will take place in Brussels on 20 and 21 November 2017. The UKs Deputy Permanent ... Written Questions and Answers and Written Statements. *Education, Youth, Culture and Sport Council:Written statement - HCWS250 ... Youth. The Council will seek to gain a General Approach among EU Member States on the proposals laying down the framework for ... The Education, Youth, Culture and Sport (EYCS) Council will take place in Brussels on 20 and 21 November 2017. The UKs Deputy ...
Care guide for Writing Skills In Children. Includes: possible causes, signs and symptoms, standard treatment options and means ... What are writing skills?. Writing skills are your childs ability to express thoughts and ideas in writing. Your child will ... Praise him when he writes.. *Ask if your childs school has support resources. Your child may have trouble with writing and ... Practice with your child. Reading and writing skills develop together. Read aloud to your child. Have your older child read ...
Why Does My Child Hate to Write? - Read Christian homeschooling help and advice with home school resources and Biblical ... In creative writing, persuasive writing, even poetry, the goal is to be understood. In technical writing, the goal is to write ... Pull writing out of everything ...except writing.. There is a school of thought that if children struggle with something, then ... Writing just for Mom or Dad can lose its appeal over time. Broaden the audience for your childs writing efforts. Here are just ...
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Baylor Faculty Member Writes Childrens Book. Rhonda Kings "Just Dande" book cover. ... children. "Their kids loved it," King said. "(My coworkers) told me I should send the book off and try to get it published, so ... She had written the book a few years ago but never thought about getting it published until showing it to a couple of her ... King said that she hopes this book will convey that same sense of purpose to the kids who read the book. "The main character in ...
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School children and other writers would be introduced to the world of children and briefed on the state of Ghanaian children. ... They would also go through intensive sessions on the techniques of writing for children and would be expected to produce a ... He said it was better to inculcate in children interest in reading at the youthful age, adding that children have limitless ... on Thursday opened a two-day workshop in Accra to re-stimulate the interest of African writers to write books for children. ...
... write daily outside the classroom and more than a quarter (28 percent) of children rarely or never write something that isnt ... as the research also shows that children who enjoy writing are seven times more likely to write above the level for their age. ... A sharp decline in childrens writing is being blamed on a lack of enjoyment when pupils put pen to paper, according to a new ... Sharp decline in writing by primary school children 17:47 - 3 Nov 2016. ...
  • Persons under the age of 18 must, as a general rule, present a written statement of consent executed by their parents before a notary public. (calldivorcelawyer.com)
  • The bond between parents and children is usually one of the strongest in most people's lives, so it's no surprise that one of the hot-button issues in many divorces and legal separations is that of child custody. (marriage.com)
  • A court may grant physical custody to both parents, requiring the child to split time between the parents' homes. (marriage.com)
  • however, the child spends time regularly and frequently with both parents. (marriage.com)
  • However, even when this happens and the parents' agreement is properly committed to writing, the judge in the case will still evaluate the agreement to make sure it serves the best interest of the child. (marriage.com)
  • Although visitation varies from case to case, one common arrangement is for the child to visit with the noncustodial parent every other weekend and to spend some holidays and parts of school vacations with that parent, as well. (marriage.com)
  • Marian Wright Edelman, president of the Children's Defense Fund, talks about a $77 billion plan to end child poverty and why the country must act now with USA TODAY Deputy Editorial Page Editor Bill Sternberg. (childrensdefense.org)
  • During her career, MARIAN WRIGHT EDELMAN has appeared in Mississippi jail cells, Capitol Hill offices, and on TV talk shows, with the same objective: to help poor or disenfranchised U.S. citizens. (jrank.org)
  • The Education, Youth, Culture and Sport (EYCS) Council will take place in Brussels on 20 and 21 November 2017. (parliament.uk)
  • The Virgin sits on a kind of cask, and is offering a book to the Child, who writes on it. (wikipedia.org)
  • This book is about two courageous kids, Lina Mayfleet and Doon Harrow who have just led their citizens out of their dying, underground city called Ember. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Unless you are illustrating as well as writing your book, you ll have no idea how the publisher-selected illustrator will choose to illustrate your character. (bellaonline.com)
  • In the case of a picture book, you may end up writing more backstory than actual story for your characters. (bellaonline.com)
  • King said that she hopes this book will convey that same sense of purpose to the kids who read the book. (baylor.edu)
  • She had written the book a few years ago but never thought about getting it published until showing it to a couple of her coworkers' children. (baylor.edu)
  • King said she plans to make the book a series and will continue writing the books with a centralized theme to "motivate and inspire somebody to seek God's will. (baylor.edu)
  • I) went to Wise Ink (a book publishing service) and said, 'I just wrote this, and at this time in our current events and world, it's really resonating with people and I need to bring it forward. (apnews.com)
  • Although the self-taught artist describes her style as "playful and vibrant," writing and illustrating a children's book isn't always fun. (apnews.com)
  • For the illustrations in the book, I thought of my own kids, but also of all the other kids I've cared for through the years: How I wanted to represent all of them and how impossible that is. (apnews.com)
  • The book tells a story of a crow and shares several facts on the many types of birds, plus a letter that tells children not to try drugs. (webwire.com)
  • This book is certainly a very practical source of creative and enjoyable story for children as well as facts for bird lovers. (webwire.com)
  • Children's Book Review: My Chalkboard Book: Write and Draw with Chalk! (publishersweekly.com)
  • My Chalkboard Book: Write and Draw with Chalk includes four pieces of chalk in a box that peeks through a die-cut opening in each oblong board page (which can be written on). (publishersweekly.com)
  • We can gain insight into how Kevin Wright and these charities work from a book that is about to be released about one boy's fight against neuroblastoma. (quackometer.net)
  • This book though is about how the family believes it is to do with following the advice of people like Kevin Wright, Reiki and those Mexican treatments. (quackometer.net)
  • The Herzogs announced they were writing a children's book ridiculing Donald Trump . (mhpbooks.com)
  • For an organization that routinely walks the tightrope of political correctness, it seems rather odd that RVIA would turn a blind eye to such a divisive book in this politically-charged environment," Gerber writes. (mhpbooks.com)
  • A blog-writing mother of two from Bedford who lost her hair to an extreme form of the autoimmune disorder Alopecia Areata at the age of 16 has turned her creative hand to a book about a young girl with hair loss . (belgraviacentre.com)
  • The newspaper writes that Rebecca intends to donate proceeds from sales of her book to cancer charities. (belgraviacentre.com)
  • To set the stage for these discussions, early chapters of the book consider the nature of writing systems and the nature of learning itself. (oup.com)
  • This book is unique in the range of topics and languages that it covers and the degree to which it integrates linguistic insights about the nature of writing systems with discussions of how people learn to use these systems. (oup.com)
  • Deana Larsson with her book, "I Love My Gramps," which she wrote in memory of her father, who passed from ALS in 2016. (oakbaynews.com)
  • So shortly after her father learned of his health deterioration, Larsson sat down and put paper to pen, writing I Love My Gramps- a book about ALS for children-in about an hour. (oakbaynews.com)
  • I knew I could write, I wrote this (book)," continued Larsson. (oakbaynews.com)
  • This book provides a thrilling description of preliterate children's developing ideas about writing and numerals, and it illustrates well the many ways in which cultural artifacts influence the mind and vice versa. (kobo.com)
  • In this revolutionary new book, Liliana Tolchinsky argues that preliterate children's experiences with writing and numerals play an essential and previously unsuspected role in children's subsequent development. (kobo.com)
  • The mandate for 2016-17 sets objectives to 2020 and it makes it clear that the Government expects to see a transformation of children and young people's mental health services. (parliament.uk)
  • In addition to the £1.25 billion made available in the March 2015 budget, a further £150 million was made available in the 2014 Autumn Statement to develop evidence based community eating disorder services for children and young people. (parliament.uk)
  • The intention from 2016-17 is to monitor children and young people's mental health services transformation as part of mainstream NHS England planning processes and through the Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) Improvement and Assessment Framework. (parliament.uk)
  • Well, this feels a bit vulnerable for me," she wrote in a Facebook post on Nov. 23, 2016. (apnews.com)
  • NIMH, ADHD, 2016) Impulsivity is the prime symptom in young children with ADHD. (ostatic.com)
  • Wrightslaw is leading website about special education law and advocacy, with thousands of articles, cases, and free resources about hundreds of special education topics, books by Peter Wright and Pame. (wrightslaw.com)
  • This exploratory study provides descriptive information about the use of morphologically complex words in the story writing of second and third graders, some with and some without learning disabilities (LD). (springer.com)
  • There is a high rate of co-morbidity of learning disabilities and ADHD, with empirical evidence indicating an association with math and reading difficulties, but there is little research on the written expression of this population. (utexas.edu)
  • How children cope with the cognitive demands of writing. (springer.com)
  • Cognitive development is necessary to be developed in young children. (ukessays.com)
  • Cognitive assessment of competent and impaired reading in Scottish and Brazilian children Pinheiro, ÂNgela 2004-10-15 00:00:00 This is an individual case study combined with subject sampling which compared the reading performance of good and poor Brazilian 4th grade children with Scottish children of equivalent reading competence and age range. (deepdyve.com)
  • Written expression is a complex task that is affected by motivation, working memory, cognitive processes and long term memory, factors which are reported to be compromised in ADHD populations. (utexas.edu)
  • One Child's Heart is a tabletop roleplaying game that invites players to take the role of child welfare professionals participating in a new mental health care memory exploration experiment. (kickstarter.com)
  • But lubom r dole el that there are milestones in the casey foundation child welfare field recognized that rates of insanity not generally used in academic discourse community , i waited for a number of commonly known as the non-technical meaning of individual texts. (nationalautismcenter.org)
  • The law requires that the welfare of the children be the paramount consideration. (limkitsiang.com)
  • When I saw your Facebook post about my new country, and you were my old news person, I knew I had to send these,' Cryier wrote. (wbtv.com)
  • They are people that work with children, have seen what life can do to them, and don't have the luxury to look away from painful situations. (kickstarter.com)
  • Also tabled is the adoption of draft Council conclusions on Smart Youth Work, which the UK supports. (parliament.uk)
  • How can such a fertile and entertaining mind produce such poorly written work? (crosswalk.com)
  • She said the idea that reading can be fun and can be done outside the classroom continued to be a luxury for most children, adding that there was still a lot more to be done to create the frame work, the infrastructure and the social environment for reading. (modernghana.com)
  • Over one hundred pieces of poetry and prose written by boys between the ages of twelve and twenty are collected in this work. (byu.edu)
  • In my new role as CIO, I will get the chance to become more directly involved with Children's clinicians as I work to translate their needs and specific requirements into better defined IT capabilities," said Wright. (seattlechildrens.org)
  • Many special guardians (and adopters) must give up work/reduce work hours to care for children, and cannot afford to pay for specialist therapy privately. (change.org)
  • About 15 minutes per day will suffice for advancement, but the work must be done daily or your child will lose some of the progress that was made. (learningabledkids.com)
  • Leaving aside, Wright's dangerous temper and convictions, more worryingly is that his charity work appears to be all about pushing quackery for children with cancer. (quackometer.net)
  • Life history calendars for the chance to work child obesity research paper. (bonusfamilies.com)
  • She retired from the public schools to raise her family and has continued to work with children and families through various activities including serving as a PTA president, working with OC Philharmonic Association to bring music education to children and is serving in the youth ministry at her church. (childdevelopmentinfo.com)
  • Her books in the "How Things Work" series by The Child's World were named to the 2012 Booklist's Top 10 Books for Youth. (highlightsfoundation.org)
  • Of course, my Dad said that would be difficult for a kid, but then he said why don't we do some computer simulations instead, to see if they would even work. (cheetah.org)
  • But after the first day, I was creative writing ideas for children just such as on doctor the Anglican Church will be able to come to terms with. (tsca.edu)
  • They rise out of the earth, they sweat and starve for writing Services The reasons that transposing the Letters of the Alphabet in any suspected Paper, they can lay open the deepest creative writing ideas for children Designs of a discontented Party. (tsca.edu)
  • In addition, as discussed creative writing ideas for children above, you will have learned a certain journey of becoming the ambassador longest distance flight with their model glider from a hand-launch. (tsca.edu)
  • Children with writing disabilities can often dictate wonderful ideas, stories, and answers to questions when handwriting is taken out of the equation. (learningabledkids.com)
  • There is not a more powerful tool when it comes to taking the grandest of our ideas and turning them into reality, than writing. (oxygenartcentre.org)
  • how to teach your child number arithmetic mathematics - writing down logarithms is part of the series of documents about fundamental education at abelard.org. (abelard.org)
  • Wright has been at the centre of a number of high profile cases of children with cancer. (quackometer.net)
  • On 2nd April, 2007, seven officers from JAIS came to his house in Kampung Baru Tambahan Ulu Yam Lama, Selangor and told him that his wife of 21 years was a Muslim and that she and the six children must be placed in a rehabilitation centre. (limkitsiang.com)
  • Although the International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision , 5 defines WLD as a "specific spelling disorder," which excludes children who also have RD, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders , Fourth Edition (DSM-IV), 6 defines WLD as a "disorder of written expression," without such exclusion criteria. (aappublications.org)
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity disorder better known as ADHD, became one of the most common neurodevelopmental disorders for children (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). (ostatic.com)
  • But the danger of such an approach is that the parties to such a document can come to regard the act of signing it as the discharge of their responsibility to really tackle the issue of child sexual abuse. (jwire.com.au)
  • It's a game where the characters' only goal is to support and love an imaginary child who is struggling with their life circumstances. (kickstarter.com)
  • Regardless of the number of Tokens earned during the game you cannot save the child from realities of their life. (kickstarter.com)
  • She returned to volunteer again in 2015 and has had many different roles, including being a tour guide, working with Child Life and helping with special events. (stjude.org)
  • courses are composed of literature seminars, writing workshops, and the Writer's Life Colloquium, which requires students to engage with New York City's vibrant literary community. (publishersweekly.com)
  • Recent publications from alumni of the writing for children M.F.A. include Corey Ann Haydu's Life by Committee , and David Levithan's Two Boys Kissing . (publishersweekly.com)
  • I share my art+life frequently, not my writing. (apnews.com)
  • Writing can ordinary everyday life consists far more indeed many people will admit that they are frightened of probing too deeply into the subject. (tsca.edu)
  • These feelings of failure can set the stage for problematic, guilt-laden parent-child interactions that continue through life. (wrightslaw.com)
  • If child gets training about the importance of learning and practices writing in the early childhood, then it will be beneficial for his rest of life. (ukessays.com)
  • ex-Theresa Lopez-Fitzgerald) opens up about writing Lifetime films with her real-life beau, Jason-Shane Scott (ex-Will Rappaport, One Life to Live). (soapcentral.com)
  • She and her real-life boyfriend, Jason-Shane Scott (ex-Will Rappaport, One Life to Live), have written several movies together, the first of which will be premiering on Lifetime on Wednesday, December 27. (soapcentral.com)
  • People and their families associated with the Neuroscience for Kids web site are not eligible to enter the contest. (washington.edu)
  • And to encourage people to write, he reminded them that "You can't edit a blank sheet of paper. (ocregister.com)
  • He may also be able to write his first and last name and names of people he knows. (drugs.com)
  • He may be able to write stories about people he knows or activities he did. (drugs.com)
  • Huge plus that most supported, a purpose for writing, the controlling idea that determines that people feel excitement and anticipation when checking digital communications. (tsca.edu)
  • To kids, it doesn't matter if people are thin or fat, short or tall or black or white. (thesun.co.uk)
  • They have no preconceptions of what people from different backgrounds should be like - children are effectively a blank canvas. (thesun.co.uk)
  • What surprises people is that I am totally fine about it," she writes on her Hair Necessity blog, which is also the name of the wig and hair-extension making enterprise that Rebecca set up after finding existing options to be uncomfortable and disappointing. (belgraviacentre.com)
  • And like most people, I sometimes find a pen that writes so smoothly and clearly that it becomes an absolute must-have for me. (mommykatandkids.com)
  • The abusers are usually people, who are in charge of the children, and have responsibility and trust. (markedbyteachers.com)
  • Being able to access the right support, when it is needed, is of utmost importance for families where children are on the edge of care. (change.org)
  • Some pieces contain foul language and both explicit and implicit references to sexuality, homosexuality, and drug use, and it does seem to be disproportionately minority writing. (byu.edu)
  • Nor is it accompanied by much-needed action from this segment of the Jewish community in which child sexual abuse seems to be disproportionately rife and which has been repeatedly called out for its appalling attacks against past victims, their families and supporters. (jwire.com.au)
  • Natural News ) Labeled a "vaccine skeptic" for abiding by the code of ethics written by the American Medical Association regarding " informed consent ," Dr. Bob Sears was placed on probation by the Medical Board of California for simply writing a court opinion letter for a 2-year-old patient who had an adverse reaction to vaccines (back in 2015), including the loss of urinary function. (naturalnews.com)