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Bringing Up a Child
with Down Syndrome
by Martha LevZion
she was 14 months old, Tamar was tested and found to
have an IQ of between 45-60. Today she is a young woman of 21, living
with a job as an assistant secretary at a university.
She still has some of the
a person with Down syndrome, but Martha’s commitment to
potential is something Martha feels any parent should do in rearing ANY
6" x 9" 208 pp. softcover $19.95 - also Kindle version
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ContentsThe Beginnings 1It’s Official! 25Education and the Travails of Tamar’s Life 37Tamar Becomes Bat Mitzvah 53Working With Down’s 69The Biological Family 75Learning With Tamar 84Tamar and Her Adoption 132Reevaluation of the Entire Educational System 143Tamar’s Unexpected Adventure 155Back to School Again 158When I Grow Up, I Want to Be... 160The End: A New Beginning 166For New Parents of a Child with Down Syndrome 169Postscript 171Family Album 173
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