My body belongs to me : a book about body safety / Jill Starishevsky ; illustrated by Angela Padron.

By: Starishevsky, Jill.
Contributor(s): Padron, Angela [illustrator.].
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Free Spirit Publishing, 2014Description: 27 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781575424613.Subject(s): CHILDREN | SEXUAL ABUSE | PREVENTION | PERSONAL SAFETY | JUVENILE LITERATUREGenre/Form: Juvenile works.Summary: "Without being taught about body boundaries, a child may be too young to understand when abuse is happening--or that it's wrong. This straightforward, gentle book offers a tool parents, teachers, and counselors can use to help children feel, be, and stay safe. The rhyming story and simple, friendly illustrations provide a way to sensitively share and discuss the topic, guiding young children to understand that their private parts belong to them alone. The overriding message of My Body Belongs to Me is that if someone touches your private parts, tell your mom, your dad, your teacher, or another safe adult"-- Provided by publisher.Summary: "This book offers a tool parents, teachers, and counselors can use to help children feel, be, and stay safe. The rhyming story and simple illustrations provide a way to sensitively share and discuss the topic of body boundaries and child sexual abuse"-- Provided by publisher.
List(s) this item appears in: Safety for kids. June 2017 | My body- books for kids. August 2017 | Juvenile literature- safety Jan 2018 | Safety for kids. March 2019 | Abuse- personal safety. Feb 2020 | Good touch, bad touch June 2020
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"Without being taught about body boundaries, a child may be too young to understand when abuse is happening--or that it's wrong. This straightforward, gentle book offers a tool parents, teachers, and counselors can use to help children feel, be, and stay safe. The rhyming story and simple, friendly illustrations provide a way to sensitively share and discuss the topic, guiding young children to understand that their private parts belong to them alone. The overriding message of My Body Belongs to Me is that if someone touches your private parts, tell your mom, your dad, your teacher, or another safe adult"-- Provided by publisher.

"This book offers a tool parents, teachers, and counselors can use to help children feel, be, and stay safe. The rhyming story and simple illustrations provide a way to sensitively share and discuss the topic of body boundaries and child sexual abuse"-- Provided by publisher.

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