Kids today are notorious for putting things off—it’s easy for homework and chores to take a backseat to playing video games, hanging out with friends, watching television, or surfing online. Full-color cartoons and kid-friendly text teach kids how to get motivated, stay motivated, and get things done. Kids learn 12 reasons why people procrastinate and 12 Procrastination Busters that can help; 20 ways to kiss procrastination good-bye; tips for avoiding setbacks like the dreaded Domino Effect; and Mighty Motivators and Fun Rewards to keep them on track. See You Later, Procrastinator! gives kids lots of ways to kick the procrastination habit and feel more in charge of their lives.
“This easy-to-read, hugely entertaining guide will help [adolescents] procrastinate less. Espeland and Verdick explain that middle school is largely about MORE—more responsibility, more teachers, more subjects, more classrooms, more chores at home . . . And when our kids have more to stay on top of, they need good habits that will work for them, not against them.”—Hello Lovely Child blog