Monday, August 29, 2016

A Few Chosen Books, Music, and Resources for Kids and Families

Write to me to suggest something to add to this list: courtneyocarlson@gmail.com

Mindfulness and Health


Plant, Love, Grow
Author Elaheh Bos' amazing collection of free printables, books for purchase, and other tools to help kids bloom

Stop Breathe Think
App for iPhone and Android
www.stopbreathethink.org

Mindful Kids

Art and Mindfulness on Pinterest
https://www.pinterest.com/arttxalliance/art-mindfulness/

Awakening Joy For Kids 
(website, blog and tools)

Dr Dan Siegel
Mindsight tools and books
http://www.drdansiegel.com/resources/

Music


The Okee Dokee Brothers!
from Denver, CO
They also make movies of their musical journeys. Currently available on Netflix.

Elephant Revival
from Nederland, CO



Books


Parallax Press
Their motto: Mindfulness in Daily Life
Check out all their books!

"Awakening Joy For Kids"

"The Lake and I"
by Andrea Cacek

"B is for Bear", and other books
by Hannah Viano

Rhoda's Rock Hunt
by Molly Beth Griffin



Creative Blogs, People, etc.


David Huyck
Award-winning author and illustrator from Northfield, MN

Hannah Viano
Author, Illustrator, Fine Artist from Methow Valley, WA

Author and Illustrator Mindy Dwyer from the Olympic Peninsula, WA

Shine Brite Zamorano
Zamorano Fine Arts Academy student work and real-world collaborations
http://www.shinebritezamorano.com/
https://www.pinterest.com/source/zamoranoarts.blogspot.com/



Camps and Classes


Minnesota

Wolf Ridge (northern Minnestoa)

North House Folk School (northern Minnesota)

In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theater

Science Museum of Minnesota