WorldCat Identities

Rimm, Sylvia B. 1935-

Overview
Works: 75 works in 212 publications in 3 languages and 9,691 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Identification guides  Biography 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: LC3993.9, 371.956
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Sylvia B Rimm
 
Most widely held works by Sylvia B Rimm
Education of the gifted and talented by Gary A Davis( Book )

46 editions published between 1985 and 2018 in English and Chinese and held by 1,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

See Jane win : the Rimm report on how 1,000 girls became successful women by Sylvia B Rimm( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and Chinese and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at feminine success and satisfaction and explains how parents can give their own daughters the same advantages
Why bright kids get poor grades : and what you can do about it by Sylvia B Rimm( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millions of children with average, above average or even gifted abilities simply do not perform up to their capabilities. This guide offers desperately needed help for the parents of underachieving children. Dr. Rimm suggests that parents and teachers work together to get the student back on track
Rescuing the emotional lives of overweight children : what our kids go through-- and how we can help by Sylvia B Rimm( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers parents of overweight children advice on how they can help their child lose weight and cope with the emotional and physical issues surrounding obesity in adolescents
How Jane won : 55 successful women share how they grew from ordinary girls to extraordinary women by Sylvia B Rimm( Book )

8 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than fifty successful women share their secrets of how they got where they are and describe their choices, mentors, opportunities, challenges, and other steps that they encountered on the road to fulfillment
Dr. Sylvia Rimm's smart parenting : how to raise a happy, achieving child by Sylvia B Rimm( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on more than twenty years' experience working with families in her clinic, on radio conversations with hundreds of parents, and letters received from readers, Dr. Rimm offers compassionate yet no-nonsense advice. She explains the four basic principles of parenting - her cornerstones of achievement. And she gives practical and effective suggestions on dozens of topics, including how to deal with school problems, attention deficit/hyperactivity disorders, challenges
Underachievement syndrome : causes and cures by Sylvia B Rimm( Book )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing up too fast : the Rimm report on the secret world of America's middle schoolers by Sylvia B Rimm( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sex, drugs, peer pressure, and underachievement: don't these sound like issues that high schoolers might confront? But according to Dr. Sylvia Rimm's research findings, your middle schoolers may actually be encountering these problems every single day. In an extensive survey of more than 5,400 middle school kids, and through more than 300 focus groups, Dr. Rimm discovered that today's kids face difficult, grown-up decisions younger than ever." "Growing Up Too Fast offers sensible strategies for raising this new breed of tweens. Sample conversations show the best ways to talk with kids about issues that really matter, like terrorism, drugs, alcohol, and sex and violence in the media."--Jacket
Keys to parenting the gifted child by Sylvia B Rimm( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers help on determining if a child is gifted, on preparing for school, on making decisions regarding grade-skipping, and on dealing with underachievement syndrome and a child's emotional adjustments
See Jane win for girls : a smart girl's guide to success by Sylvia B Rimm( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents tips, quizzes, activities, and words of wisdom from successful women for girls trying to make positive changes and choices in all areas of their lives and develop confidence, inner strength, and the desire to learn
Raising preschoolers : parenting for today by Sylvia B Rimm( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to parent so children will learn by Sylvia B Rimm( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic book for helping the underachieving child, Underachievement Syndrome: Causes and Cures
Gifted kids have feelings too : and other not-so-fictitious stories for and about teenagers by Sylvia B Rimm( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to parent so children will learn : strategies for raising happy, achieving children by Sylvia B Rimm( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Rimm provides practical, compassionate, no-nonsense advice for raising happy, secure, and productive children, from preschool to college. Easy-to-follow parent pointers, sample dialogues, and boxed step-by-step examples show parents how to: select appropriate rewards and punishments, decrease arguments and power struggles, encourage appropriate independence without overempowering your children, guide your children toward good study habits, encourage creativity in your children, set limits for children, and much more
Sylvia Rimm on raising kids by Sylvia B Rimm( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When gifted students underachieve : what you can do about it by Sylvia B Rimm( Book )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grades 5?8
Exploring feelings : discussion book for Gifted kids have feelings too by Sylvia B Rimm( Book )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How Jane won : how ordinary girls became extraordinary women by Sylvia B Rimm( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pressures gifted children feel & why they underachieve by Sylvia B Rimm( Visual )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sensitizes parents and teachers to the characteristics, early symptoms, and underlying problems of underachiever syndrome
 
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See Jane win : the Rimm report on how 1,000 girls became successful women
Alternative Names
Rimm, Sylvia.

Rimm, Sylvia 1935-

Rimma, Silvija 1935-

Sylvia Rimm American psychologist

Sylvia Rimm Amerikaans pyschologe

سيلفيا ريم، 1935-

림, 실비아 1935-

림, 실비아 B. 1935-

Languages
English (125)

Chinese (3)

French (1)

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See Jane win : the Rimm report on how 1,000 girls became successful womenWhy bright kids get poor grades : and what you can do about itRescuing the emotional lives of overweight children : what our kids go through-- and how we can helpHow Jane won : 55 successful women share how they grew from ordinary girls to extraordinary womenDr. Sylvia Rimm's smart parenting : how to raise a happy, achieving childGrowing up too fast : the Rimm report on the secret world of America's middle schoolersKeys to parenting the gifted childSee Jane win for girls : a smart girl's guide to success