Unlock the potential of every boy! No, you”re not imagining it: boys really do learn differently from girls. When you discover how to reach them, you can help them succeed beyond anyone”s expectations–even their own. Updated with the latest research in neuroscience and developmental psychology, this bestselling guide translates theory into tested and refined strategies that are practical and ready to be put to work immediately. Features include • A discussion of cognitive gender differences and how they relate to learning • An analysis of the benefits and challenges of single–sex classrooms • Tried and true techniques for differentiating learning in co-ed classroom • Cutting-edge strategies for reaching boys with ADHD, learning disabilities, social and emotional differences, and more • Detailed case studies and real-life dilemmas The boys in your class are counting on you. Keep them in the game and lead them to success with this must-have resource. ‘This book is a practical resource for the classroom teacher. It provides teachers with a plethora of engaging and promising practices and tools to motivate and encourage students to perform at or above their potentiality level.’ -Shelia Gorham, Principal Allen Middle School, Greensboro, NC ‘Teaching the Male Brain, Second Edition is a holistic tool for educators, parents, and individuals committed to effectively understand, teach, support, and guide the development of young men in their care. Dr. James provides a clear lens into the intricate details of the thoughts and actions of the boys in our lives.’ –Nakia Douglas, Principal Barack Obama Male Leadership Academy, Dallas, TX

Resources: List of Books for Boys

Resources: List of Books for Boys

Books for Boys Ages 6–9

All About Sam, by Lois Lowry

The Boy, the Bear, the Baron, the Bard, by Gregory Rogers

Captain Raptor and the Moon Mystery, by Kevin O’Malley

Chalk Box Kid, by Clyde Robert Bulla

Dinosaurs Before Dark (Magic Tree House 1), by Mary Pope Osborne

Freedom Summer, by Deborah Wiles

Henry Huggins, by Beverly Cleary

Horrible Harry in Room 2B, by Suzy Kline

How Do Dinosaurs Play With Their Friends, by Jane Yolen (several titles in this series)

The Just So Stories, by Rudyard Kipling (this is a read-to book)

The Legend of Spud Murphy, by Eoin Colfer

Lucky Leaf, by Kevin O’Malley

Math Curse, by Jon Scieszka

Meanwhile?, by Jules Feiffer

Merlin and the Making of the King, by Margaret Hodges

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