Lending Library

DSAGT has a wide array of informational, inspirational books and videos available for families use. Here is a list of resources currently available. Please contact Lindsay Maier at lynnilou3523@gmail.com or 419-367-4826 to borrow a title or to find out more about what we have.

Books

Babies and Toddlers

  • Babies with Down Syndrome: A New Parent's Guide
  • Bebés con Síndrome de Down: Guía para padres
  • Games Babies Play: A handbook of games to play with infants
  • I Can, Can You? A board book featuring babies with Down Syndrome
  • The New Language of Toys: Teaching Communication skills to children with special  needs

Biographical/ Family Stories/ Inspirational

  • Choosing Naia: A Family's Journey 
  • Count Us In: Growing up with Down Syndrome 
  • Gifts: Mothers Reflect on How Children with Down Syndrome Enrich Their Lives
  • It Matters: Lessons from my Son
  • Living It Up with Downs: How my Son Became my Mentor 
  • Show Me No Mercy: A Compelling story of remarkable courage
  • A Special Kind of Love
  • You Will Dream New Dreams: Inspiring personal stories by parents of children with disabilities

Informational

  • Adolescents with Down Syndrome" Toward a more fulfilling life
  • Down Syndrome and Vitamin Therapy
  • Independence: Teaching Everyday skills to children with special needs

Down Syndrome Book Series

  • Classroom Language Skills for Children with Down Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Teachers 
  • The Down Syndrome Nutrition Handbook: A Guide to Promoting Healthy Lifestyles
  • Early Communication Skills in Children with Down Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Professionals
  • Fine Motor Skills in Children with Down Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Professionals 
  • Gross Motor Skills in Children with Down Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Professionals
  • Medical issues in Children with Down Syndrome
  • Teaching Math to people with Down Syndrome and other hands on learners

Parenting

  • Extraordinary Kids: Nurturing and championing your child with special needs
  • The Parent's Handbook STEP: Systematic Training for Effective Parenting

School Issues

  • Believe in my child with special needs: Helping children achieve their potential in school 
  • Do You Hear what I Hear? Parents and Professionals working together for children with special needs
  • Everyone Counts: Teaching acceptance and inclusion: A program for schools
  • From Emotions to Advocacy: the Special Education Survival Guide
  • How to compromise with your School District without comprising your Child 
  • My Friend Isabelle 
  • My Friend Isabelle - A Teacher's Guide to the book for classroom activities that foster acceptance of difference's is also available
  • You, Your Child, and "Special" Education: A Guide to making the system work
  • Wrightslaw: Special Education Law

Fiction Mystery/Suspense

  • Honor Thy Son by Lou Shaw

Videos

  • Clinician's View: Potty Learning for Children who experience Delays
  • Documentary with Chris Burke of "Life Goes On"
  • Down Syndrome: The First 18 Months By Will Schermerhorn
  • Educating Peter
  • Everyone Counts: Teaching acceptance and inclusion Grades K-1
  • Everyone Counts: Teaching acceptance and inclusion Grades 4-6
  • Gifts of Love: Why is Everyone so Down? TV 24 interview
  • It's All Part of the Job: Social Skills for Success at Work
  • Local News Clips: WTOL 10/8/04
  • Love and Learning Video/tape/book series
  • The Up Side of Downs: A Love Story

 

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