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  1. "Are we moving again this week?" Children's experiences of homelessness in Victoria, Australia

    Contributor(s):: Kirkman, Maggie, Keys, Deborah, Bodzak, Daria, Turner, Alina

  2. A canine audience: The effect of animal-assisted therapy on reading progress among students identified with learning disabilities

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    | Contributor(s):: Julie Omodlo Griess

    This study explored the use of animal-assisted therapy with students identified with a learning disability and limited reading success. Initially, reading progress was defined as the participants' comprehension rate obtained from an oral Informal Reading Inventory (IRI) passage. The nature...

  3. A friend at school: classroom pets and companion animals in the curriculum

    | Contributor(s):: Twiest, Mark G., Twiest, Meghan Mahoney, Jalongo, Mary Renck

  4. A multiple indicators multiple cause (MIMIC) model of respiratory health and household factors in Chinese children: The Seven Northeastern Cities (SNEC) Study

    | Contributor(s):: Dong, Guang-Hui, Qian, Zhengmin, Fu, Qiang, Wang, Jing, Trevathan, Edwin, Ma, Wenjun, Liu, Miao-Miao, Wang, Da, Ren, Wan-Hui, Ong, Kee-Hean, Ferguson, Tekeda Freeman, Riley, Erin, Simckes, Maayan

  5. A Pet Book for Boys and Girls

    | Contributor(s):: Sattely, Cecilia

  6. A study of animal assisted therapy/activities : the effects of therapy canines on the literacy skills of students

    | Contributor(s):: Heffer, Jennifer T.

  7. Afterword

    | Contributor(s):: Jalongo, Mary Renck

  8. And then the dog died

    | Contributor(s):: Kaufman, Kenneth R., Kaufman, Nathaniel D.

    Childhood grief and mourning of family and friends may have immediate and long-lasting consequences including depression, anxiety, social withdrawal, behavioral disturbances, and school underachievement. Childhood pet bereavement is no less important, because the pet is often considered a member...

  9. Animal Attractions: Great Reasons to Get a Pet, Plus How to Pick the Right One for Your Family

    | Contributor(s):: Renkl, Margaret

  10. Animal therapy for children with autism spectrum disorder.

    | Contributor(s):: Gabriel, Katie R.

  11. Animal-assisted activity: effects of companion animals on children's reading

    | Contributor(s):: Jalongo, Mary Renck

  12. Animal-assisted intervention for autism spectrum disorder: a systematic literature review

    | Contributor(s):: O'Haire, M. E.

  13. Animal-Assisted Services

    | Contributor(s):: Solomon, Jean W., O'Brien, Jane Clifford

  14. Animals in the lives of children

    | Contributor(s):: Melson, Gail F., Fine, Aubrey H.

  15. Animals that heal: animal-assisted therapy with children

    | Contributor(s):: Jalongo, Mary Renck, Robbins, Marsha R., Stanek, Marjorie L., Monroe, Dana M., Uhron-Patterson, Nancy

  16. As Time Goes By: Children's Early Understanding of Growth in Animals

    | Contributor(s):: Rosengren, Karl S., Gelman, Susan A., Kalish, Charles W., McCormick, Michael

  17. Attitudes Toward Animals: Age-Related Development Among Children

    | Contributor(s):: S.R. Kellert

    This paper reviews the results of a study of 267 children in the 2nd, 5th, 8th, and 11th grades. A battery of tests was used to examine children's knowledge and attitudes towards animals, and behavioral contacts with animals. A typology of basic attitudes towards animals and appropriate...

  18. Autism spectrum disorder and pet therapy

    | Contributor(s):: Siewertsen, C. M., French, E. D., Teramoto, M.

  19. Babes in the Woods: Wilderness Aesthetics in Children's Stories and Toys, 1830-1915

    | Contributor(s):: Varga, D.

  20. Barb Younger