WorldCat Identities

Burstein, John 1949-

Overview
Works: 362 works in 513 publications in 1 language and 15,778 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Songs and music 
Roles: Author, Actor, Director, Performer, Composer, Author of screenplay, Teacher , Translator
Classifications: BF637.B85, 302.3
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Most widely held works about John Burstein
 
Most widely held works by John Burstein
Can we get along? : dealing with differences by John Burstein( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learning to tolerate different opinions, perspectives, and beliefs is vital to a healthy society. Slim Goodbody's Can't We Get Along? helps students understand the need and importance for tolerance, and the steps they can take to increase peace in their lives and in the world
Why are you picking on me? : dealing with bullies by John Burstein( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bullying is one of the scariest and potentially damaging negative behaviors children can face. Slim Goodbody helps young students learn to recognize the different kinds of bullying and presents strategies for dealing with even the toughest situations
I said no! : refusal skills by John Burstein( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learning to say "no" to cigarettes, drugs, and other dangers is one of the most important tools a child can have. In this new book by Slim Goodbody, children are taught to understand when and why they need to say "no", and how to refuse and still keep their friends
The amazing circulatory system : how does my heart work? by John Burstein( )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the workings of the heart and circulatory system in the human body
The astounding nervous system : how does my brain work? by John Burstein( )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how the brain and nervous system function
The remarkable respiratory system : how do my lungs work? by John Burstein( )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how the lungs and respiratory system function. Readers are introduced to the bronchial tree, discover how the diaphragm and intercostals muscles help the lungs fill and empty. Includes sections on the dangers of smoking, good health practices, respiratory illnesses, and amazing facts
The mighty muscular and skeletal systems : how do my bones and muscles work? by John Burstein( )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the muscular and skeletal systems of the human body
What should I do? : making good decisions by John Burstein( )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's very important for a child to learn how to make good decisions. In this informative new book, Slim Goodbody helps students learn the steps they should follow in making almost any decision: Stop, Think, Act, Review (STAR)
The exciting endocrine system : how do my glands work? by John Burstein( )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the workings of the endocrine system in the human body
The dynamic digestive system : how does my stomach work? by John Burstein( )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readers will learn about their esophagus, stomach, liver, small and large intestine, and how their digestive system functions
Manners, please! : why it pays to be polite by John Burstein( )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slim Goodbody helps children understand the value of manners and the essentials of behaving well in school, at home, and with friends
Can we be friends? : buddy-building strategies by John Burstein( )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children who belong to healthy peer groups are generally happier and function at a higher level. Can We Be Friends? helps young students learn the steps it takes to meet, make, and keep a friend
Have you heard? : active listening by John Burstein( )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Listening is one of the most important ways to gather information. Good listening is enhanced by paying attention, making eye contact, asking questions, and giving feedback. What Did You Say? helps students learn to become better communicators
Vital vegetables by John Burstein( )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this interesting new book Slim explores the essential nutritional value of the vegetable group. Students will learn about the incredible variety of vegetables and vegetable products, the history of vegetables in the human diet, what is special about dark green and leafy vegetables, what changes occur when vegetables are cooked, vegetables grown around the world, and how many vegetables a person needs each day
Delicious dairy by John Burstein( )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn all about the healthy benefits of dairy, as well as ways to add dairy to your diet
Fabulous fruits by John Burstein( )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sweet new book Slim explores the essential nutritional value of the fruit group. Students will learn about the amazing amount of water in fruit, how fruit blossoms, why the tomato is considered a piece of fruit, the wide variety of products made with fruit, groves and orchards around the world, how worms get into apples, and how many fruits a person needs to eat each day
Dollars and sense : developing good money habits by John Burstein( )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides children with the fundamentals of money including intrinsic value and how to save and spend wisely
Glorious grains by John Burstein( )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slim explores the nutritional value of the grains group in this fascinating new book. Students will learn about the long history of grain cultivation, where grains are grown today, what types of food products are made from grains (ie. pasta, rice, bread, etc.), the importance of eating whole grains, different grains grown around the world, and how much grain a person needs each day to keep healthy
Speak up! : communicating confidently by John Burstein( )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slim Goodbody helps children learn assertive communication skills that will help them express thoughts and feelings in an open, direct way. They will learn techniques that will get others to listen and respond appropriately to what they have to say
Past tense : healthy ways to manage stress by John Burstein( )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Slim Goodbody helps children develop skills to manage and release stress in ways that keep their minds and bodies healthy"--Publisher provided
 
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Why are you picking on me? : dealing with bullies
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Why are you picking on me? : dealing with bulliesI said no! : refusal skillsThe amazing circulatory system : how does my heart work?The astounding nervous system : how does my brain work?The remarkable respiratory system : how do my lungs work?The mighty muscular and skeletal systems : how do my bones and muscles work?What should I do? : making good decisionsThe exciting endocrine system : how do my glands work?
Alternative Names

controlled identityGoodbody, Slim

Burstein, J. (John)

Goodbody, Slim

Slim Goodbody

Languages
English (68)