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The Lies We Teach our Kids

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Published by Exposure Publishing .
Written in English


  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • General,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Education : General,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / General,
  • Social Science : Sociology - General,
  • Psychology

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11915666M
ISBN 101846857457
ISBN 109781846857454

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Pinocchio Parenting: The Lies We Tell Our Kids By Dr. Chuck Borsellino. – “Liar, liar parents on fire!” That’s what 15 year old Dillon shouted to his parent’s right after they told him another one. Unfortunately, he’d heard most of them before: “Your fish went to . They are teaching lies to our kids Textbook full of mistakes, misinformation, bias and lies? by Tas Walker. Published: 1 April (GMT+10) From Whalley, et al., ref. 1. Powerful, emotionally charged images win young students to the atheistic materialistic philosophy. A friend recently showed me a copy of his teenage son’s new science text book.   From early on, we train our children that violence is acceptable, even honored. We fill their sweet, beautifully innocent minds with lies about how we should treat other species with which we share the Earth. We serve them lunches derived of enslaved, tortured, and brutally murdered animals and products of their exploited reproductive system. Today, more than ever, it’s important for us to teach our kids these same values and habits so that they will grow into the world-changing adults we want them to be. These are the 3 lies we can tell our kids. Lie #1: Your mom has eyes in the back of her head.

Mark Twain famously said, "Don't let school interfere with your education." Although the famed author who quit school at age 12 had more meanings in mind than calling out specific educational untruths, it turns out plenty of the "facts" learned in school are actually myths, propaganda, misinformation, or downright lies.. Related: 20 Lies Your Parents Told You as a Kid. James W. Loewen is the bestselling and award-winning author of Lies My Teacher Told Me, Lies Across America, Lies My Teacher Told Me About Christopher Columbus, and Sundown Towns, all published by The New also wrote Teaching What Really Happened and edited The Confederate and Neo-Confederate has won the American Book Award, the Oliver Cromwell Cox Award for Reviews: K.   According to your book, the biggest lie we are taught in US history class is that the country started out great and we’ve just been getting better ever since. But . If you want a fun yet effective way to teach your kids what happens if they lie, you just need the right children’s book. “ Matilda: Who Told Lies and was Burned to Death ” (FREE printable download) by Hilaire Belloc is our favourite. Hilarious to read and deadly in its conviction, it starts “Matilda told such Dreadful Lies.

  In , the University of Vermont sociologist and historian James W. Loewen published a book that sought to debunk the myriad myths children were often taught . One of the most remarkable things about the way we lie to kids is how broad the conspiracy is. All adults know what their culture lies to kids about: they're the questions you answer "Ask your parents." If a kid asked who won the World Series in or what the atomic weight of carbon was, you could just tell him.   Lies We Tell Our Kids is a book of lies that parents have told their kids - and some cute and creepy illustrations of them. Like George Washington was the first president in space and fish don't sleep so we can. I am not sure how many of these are actually told by parents - but there were a handful that I had heard at one point or another! Kids have big questions and real feelings, and they often pop up when we least expect them. Kids have a way of making things interesting like that, right? We want to share with you 8 of God’s Promises for Kids, so you can be prepared to teach them to your kids.