Mixed Messages: Interpreting Body Image & Social Norms

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Mixed Messages features fictional narratives paired with firsthand advice from a licensed psychologist to help preteen and teen readers better understand the countless media messages that are presented to them daily. Topics include body image, stereotypes, sex, violence, and partying. Throughout the book, Talk About It questions encourage discussion. Additional resources, a glossary, and an index are also included. Mixed Messages will leave readers with a refreshing, more discerning eye for the media.

Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 8
BISACS JNF053010, JNF053050, JNF024050
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Health, Social Studies
Copyright 2009
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Essential Library
Language English
Number of Pages 112
Season 2008-08-01
ISBN 9781604531022, 9781617851964
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 306.4
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 6.25 x 9.25
ATOS Reading Level 6.1
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 125800
Accelerated Reader® Points 3.0
Features Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, and Table of contents
Online Resources FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network
 

Essential Health: Strong Beautiful Girls Set 1 – School Library Journal

Delicate, flowery borders and designs grace the pages in these books, yet the personal stories are both forthright and candid. . . .These volumes cover the gamut of challenges and pressures that whittle girls’ self-esteem. . . . The true-to-life situations described in these books will be a sure hook for the intended audience.

Author: Thea Palad