What's inside you is inside me, too : my chromosomes make me unique / written by Deslie Quinby and Jeannie Visootsak, Illustrated by Michael Johnson
By: Quinby, Deslie.
Contributor(s): Visootsak, Jeannie | Johnson, Michael [Illustrator].[United States of America] : [Createspace Self Publishing], 2014Description: 27 pages : colour illustrations ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9780692310380.Subject(s): DOWN SYNDROME | CHROMOSOME 21 | INDIVIDUALITY | PARENT GUIDES | JUVENILE LITERATURE
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About the authors. - [story] - Down Syndrome 101. - Where did the name Down syndrome come from? - What are the characteristics of Down syndrome? - What is the cause of Down syndrome? - How will my child learn and develop? - How cab I maximize my child's potential? - What are the health problems associated with Down syndrome?
"Every child, every person, every living thing is unique, in big part, due to chromosomes. Children with Down syndrome have an extra chromosome. this book informs people about Down syndrome in a fun illustrative way. In the process, it also explains chromosomes and their role in making every living thing special. A valuable tool for educators, siblings, individuals with Down syndrome, advocates and for those innately curious." - PUBLISHER'S WEBSITE