Based on his father's bestselling The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Sean Covey applies the same principles to teens, using a vivacious, entertaining style. To keep it fun, Covey writes, he "stuffed it full of cartoons, clever ideas, great quotes, and incredible stories about real teens from all over the world... along with a few other surprises." Did he ever! Flip open to any page and become instantly absorbed in real-life stories of teens who have overcome obstacles to succeed, and step-by-step guides to shifting paradigms, building equity in "relationship bank accounts," creating action plans, and much more. As a self-acknowledged guinea pig for many of his dad's theories, Sean Covey is a living example of someone who has taken each of the seven habits to heart: be proactive; begin with the end in mind; put first things first; think win-win; seek first to understand, then to be understood; synergize; and sharpen the saw. He includes a comical section titled "The 7 Habits of Highly Defective Teens," which includes some, shall we say, counterproductive practices: put first things last; don't cooperate; seek first to talk, then pretend to listen; wear yourself out... Covey's humorous and up-front style is just light enough to be acceptable to wary teenagers, and down-and-dirty enough to really make a difference.Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/7/2003 Pages: 108 Reading Level: Age 13 and Up
For the Seven Oaks friends, there is always something to do. Whether they're singing along with Pokey Porcupine's harmonica or playing soccer with Jumper Rabbit, everyone is having fun and learning all sorts of things. These seven stories show how practicing the 7 Habits makes this possible for the whole Seven Oaks Community. From learning how to take charge of their own lives to discovering how balance is best, the Seven Oaks friends have tons of adventures and find out how each and every kid can be a happy kid!Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 9/16/2008Pages: 96Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
HABIT 1 Be Proactive: You're in Charge HABIT 2 Begin with the End in Mind: Have a Plan HABIT 3 Put First Things First: Work First, Then Play HABIT 4 Think Win-Win: Everyone Can Win HABIT 5 Seek First to Understand, Then to Be Understood: Listen Before You Talk HABIT 6 Synergize: Together Is Better HABIT 7 Sharpen the Saw: Balance Feels Best Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 9/8/2009Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 2 and Up
What does it take to be a leader?Are you nervous when you find yourself in positions of leadership? Do you fear that you'll fumble the ball or otherwise embarrass yourself when given responsibility? Or do you love being at the command post and want to know how to sharpen your talents?Leadership Ricks is based on Student Leadership University's popular Leadership Rocks Conference held across the nation. At the end of this study you will be ready to live confidently for Christ and to speak the language of a leader. As an influencer for Christ, others will follow your lead, and you will be ready to step forward and become a godly student with a wide range of influence.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 5/10/2006Pages: 144Reading Level: Age 13 and Up
Hot Wheels Monster Jam Bad Habit 1:24 Die-Cast Vehicle Hot Wheels Monster Jam 1:24 Die-Cast Collection: With even more accurate designs, these 1:24 scale trucks are made with durable die-cast metal parts and decorated just like their high-flying, car-crushing, oversized inspirations. Collect all your favorite Monster Jam vehicles, each sold separately! Product Features Your favorite Monster Jam vehicles in a monster size!Die-cast truck in 1:24 scaleDecorated just like their high-flying, car-crushing, oversized inspirationsIncludes 1 Monster Jam truckCollect all your favorite Monster Jam vehiclesRecommended Ages: 3-10 YearsProduct Measures: 7 x5.5 x4.5
With help from Mama and Papa (who get a little advice from Grizzly Gran), Sister Bear learns to stop her nervous nail biting before it turns into a bad habit. Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 1/1/1986Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
Every teen can be a leader. This easy-to-use deck of discussion and writing prompts helps instill a leadership attitude in teens by encouraging them to think about their beliefs and goals, how they communicate, what they admire in a leader, and more. Each card contains at least one prompt; many also include definitions of key words, “Imagine This! scenarios, “What would you do? questions, and “Stuck? prompts that provide help for hard to talk about questions. You can build complete lessons around Everyday Leadership Cards or use them for a quick discussion between other activities. The card deck can be used independently or as a supplement to the award-winning book Building Everyday Leadership in All Teens, and is great for group or one-on-one situations. A fold-out insert with directions and suggestions for using the writing and discussion prompts also is included with the cards.Book Details:Format: Special FormatPublication Date: 11/1/2009Pages: 60Reading Level: Age 10 and Up
An innovative tool for personal and professional success. Includes 101 bits of wisdom for today's changing world-and anyone who is committed to excellence. Take the lead! Ages 16 & up, 101 slips, 3" recyclable plastic screwtop jar.Book Details:Format: Special FormatPublication Date: 11/15/2008Reading Level: Age 16 and Up
Help tweens and teens improve their leadership skills and attitudes with this field-tested inventory. By responding to statements in categories such as Self-Awareness, Working with Others, Communicating, and Problem Solving, young people gain valuable insights into their strengths, beliefs, and tendencies as leaders and explore ways they can enhance them. In addition to the reproducible inventory, the CD-ROM contains: - Directions for administration and scoring - Overview of youth leadership and tips for developing educator skills - Connections to academic and leadership curricula - Teen leadership activities - Leadership quotes and movie capsules with discussion guidelines - Evaluation tools Book Details:Format: Audio BookPublication Date: 9/1/2010Reading Level: Age 10 and Up
Only the person who gave us Tuesday could have devised this fantastic tale, which begins with a school trip to the Empire State Building. There a boy makes friends with a mischievous little cloud, who whisks him away to the Cloud Dispatch Center for Sector 7 (the region that includes New York City). The clouds are bored with their everyday shapes, so the boy obligingly starts to sketch some new ones. . . . The wordless yet eloquent account of this unparalleled adventure is a funny, touching story about art, friendship, and the weather, as well as a visual tour de force.Book Details:Format: Library BindingPublication Date: 9/20/1999Pages: 48Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
SKLZ Practice Net Lightweight, easy to set up, and incredibly versatile. The 7' Multi-Sport Net is ideal for use with baseball trainers like the SKLZ QuickSwing and V-Tee, as well as for practicing golf, soccer, lacrosse, and football.Features-Freestanding multi-sport net-Lightweight and easily portable-Incredibly versatile-Sets up and breaks down quickly-Includes a convenient and compact nylon carry bag and stability stakesRecommended Ages:4 – 8
Recent Toys Equal 7 Could these be your lucky dice? Maybe so, but it will take a sharp strategy to solve this puzzle. Tip the cube to slide a die into an open space. The totals change with every move. Get a matching total on all sides of the cube to solve the puzzle.Product Dimensions: 7.5 (L) x 3.5 (W) x 7.5 (H)Age: 7 years and upRecommended Ages:5 – 15
This hands-on personal workbook companion to the bestselling The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens provides engaging activities to help teens understand and apply the power of the 7 Habits. Sean Covey's The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens has sold more than 2 million copies to date and helped countless teens make better decisions and improve their sense of self-worth. Now, in the same fun and entertaining style, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens Personal Workbook allows teens to build on the principles of the 7 Habits through various thought-provoking exercises. Whether they are already familiar with Covey's Habits or are newcomers to his path to teenage success, teens can immerse themselves in this personal workbook at their own pace and benefit from its positive messages and lessons in their own way. In this interactive volume, teens will find in-depth tools to improve self-esteem, build friendships, resist peer pressure, achieve goals, get along with parents, and strengthen themselves in many other areas.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 12/2/2003Pages: 240Reading Level: Age 13 and Up
Frustrated and discouraged by their lack of powers and their inability to defeat the Stone Warriors, Jay, Cole, Zane, and Kai learn secrets of Sensei Wus past adventures that may hold the key to future victory.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 5/28/2013Pages: 64Reading Level: Age 7 and Up
Grammar -Grades 7 - 8 This book offers a wide variety of activities that provide a knowledge of the rules and regulations of proper English usage. Some of the basic skills addressed are sentences and fragments, synonyms, antonyms, homonyms, parts of speech, plurals,verb tenses, punctuation, sentences, and possession. The activities are illustrated to enhance student motivation.
Masters of Spinjitzu: a force to save the world! Lord Garmadon is up to his old tricks. He's using his mega-weapon to turn back the clock and bring the fossil of an ancient monster back to life. That's when Cole, Jay, Kai, and Zane interrupt him... and get turned into kids again! Now the mini-ninja must do whatever it takes to grow up... and stop the monster from destroying Ninjago City Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 8/1/2013Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 7 and Up
Why on earth did Bill have to bring Gustavus on vacation? Neither Jack nor Kiki the parrot like the boy at all, but when Gustavus is kidnapped, Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, and Jack must bravely travel to a faraway country and unravel a plot to kill the king.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 9/1/2008Pages: 288Reading Level: Age 7 and Up
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