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All Library Resources

Supporting Positive Behavior in Children and Teens with Down Syndrome: The Respond but Don’t React Method.
Supporting Positive Behavior in Children and Teens with Down Syndrome: The Respond but Don’t React Method.

Behavior issues are incredibly common in individuals with Down syndrome. If left unaddressed, these same challenges can continue into adulthood and limit the ability to live and work independently. The revised edition of this acclaimed book gu [...]

Supporting Positive Behavior in Children and Teens with Down Syndrome: The Respond but Don’t React Method.
Supporting Positive Behavior in Children and Teens with Down Syndrome: The Respond but Don’t React Method.

Behavior issues are incredibly common in individuals with Down syndrome. If left unaddressed, these same challenges can continue into adulthood and limit the ability to live and work independently. The revised edition of this acclaimed book gu [...]

You are Enough: A Book About Inclusion
You are Enough: A Book About Inclusion

A beautiful and inclusive picture book all about celebrating being yourself from Down syndrome advocate and viral sensation Sofia Sanchez!

My Friend Has Down Syndrome
My Friend Has Down Syndrome

My friend Sarah has a disability called Down Syndrome. But that doesn’t matter to us. We tell jokes and laugh, go to ballet class together, and have a lot of fun. I’m glad Sarah is my friend!”

Different: A great thing to be
Different: A great thing to be

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • This joyful rhyming book encourages children to value the “different” in all people, leading the way to a kinder world in which the differences in all of us are celebrated and embraced.

When Someone Very Special Dies
When Someone Very Special Dies

Children can learn to cope with grief.

Ya Got People
Ya Got People

Helping people with developmental disabilities deal with grief, bereavement and loss

My Friend Has Down Syndrome
My Friend Has Down Syndrome

This fictional story, which includes fun facts, is great for children at the primary school level.

My Friend has Down Syndrome
My Friend has Down Syndrome

A story about two children who meet at summer camp and the warm friendship that develops between them despite the fact that one of them has Down syndrome

My Friend Isabelle
My Friend Isabelle

This is a story about preschool friends Charlie, and Isabelle, who has Down syndrome.