Park Avenue Methodist Day School is a community of learners from children to teachers to families. Below are texts we recommend
that share our philosophy and provide helpful information for you and your family.
Happy Reading!

Family Life

Playful Parenting
Lawrence Cohen

How To Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk
Adele Faber, Elaine Mazlish & Kimberly Ann Coe

Siblings Without Rivalry
Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish

The Whole Brain Child: 12 Revolutionary Strategies to Nurture Your Child’s Developing Mind
Daniel J. Siegel & Tina Payne Bryson

Parenting from the Inside Out
Daniel J. Siegel

The Discipline Book
William Sears

City Walks With Kids: New York – 50 Adventures on Foot

Adult Education

The Gardner & The Carpenter
Alison Gopnik

Releasing the Imagination
Maxine Green

Maggie Johnson

Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature Deficit Disorder
Richard Louv

The Element: How Finding Your Passion Changes Everything
Ken Robinson