Maya, the Brave
by Elaheh Bos
Help anxious children get ready for school with these wonderful quests!
Starting school is one of the changes in early childhood that can be most anxiety-provoking for young children. This book was created to help children to alleviate their own anxiety and maximize their excitement, making this transition from home to school as smooth and fun as possible. Maya is nervous about starting school. To get ready, she is embarking on a grand adventure and she would like your help. As she completes each quest, she learns a coping skill and takes a step closer to her goal. Let’s not forget those 15 great badges she gets to add to her book! A fun and practical introduction to different techniques of anxiety management and a great tool to prepare young children for school!
A great way to introduce different anxiety management tools to young children and to get them excited by the new adventure that awaits them. It can also be used as a way to mark the transition and celebrate their sense of independence at this milestone.