I Can't Walk but I Can Crawl: A Long Life with Cerebral Palsy (Lucky Duck Books)

I Can't Walk but I Can Crawl: A Long Life with Cerebral Palsy (Lucky Duck Books)

By: Joan Ross (author)Paperback

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Description

'As well as being of interest to educators, Joan Ross's autobiography would be would be worth including as a text for pupils following citizenship curriculum in secondary schools' - SENCO Update Joan is an adult with cerebral palsy who grew up when compulsory education was not in place for all children. Her memories of her childhood before inclusion, her development as a teenager and her adult life are chronicled without sentiment and this book offers the reader an autobiography of someone who lives with a significant disability. The book is supported by SCOPE who have provided an introduction and informative commentary about cerebral palsy. The book is of general interest and offers information and inspiration to Scope members and those whose lives are touched by CP.

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Contents

A New Life School Days See the Child, not the Disability My New Treatment Queen Mary's in Surrey Little Miss Mischief Vale Road School Rewarding Times Girl Guides Rangers Moving On Challenge More Education Please My Own Brownie Pack Bus Rides I Want to Learn to Drive Going on Holiday by Car In Pursuit of a Teaching career Middlesex Polytechnic Seeking Employment A Real Job Haringey Disability Association Changing Cars My Small Corner Concern Over My Parent's Health Problems at Home Voluntary Work A Break from Caring Severance Some Drastic Action Vancouver and Susy From Hackney

Product Details

  • publication date: 31/08/2005
  • ISBN13: 9781412918725
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 232
  • ID: 9781412918725
  • weight: 445
  • ISBN10: 1412918723

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