How Kids Make Friends

Author : Lonnie Michelle
ISBN : 0963815210
Genre : Philosophy
File Size : 63.65 MB
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Describes how to meet people, the qualities that make a good friend, and activities for friends to do together.
Category: Philosophy

Activities For Building Character And Social Emotional Learning Grades 3 5

Author : Katia S. Petersen
ISBN : 9781575426662
Genre : Education
File Size : 55.66 MB
Format : PDF, Docs
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Build attitudes of respect and caring, reduce problem behaviors, empower students to solve problems, and educate the whole child with this flexible, user-friendly activity guide. The lessons' literature-based connections allow teachers to "build in" rather than "add on" social-emotional learning (SEL) throughout the day. Field-tested in classrooms across the United States, these activities when fully implemented have resulted in improved school climate, greater parent engagement, increased academic achievement, and reduction in discipline referrals. Features of the book include: 100+ easy-to-implement year-round activities that integrate info the daily curriculum in all subject areas Monthly themes focused on empathy, bullying prevention, teamwork, decision-making, and more Concise lesson formats (Read, Discuss, Do, Relate) Discussion and writing prompts Built-in assessments Digital content includes all of the book's reproducible forms.
Category: Education

Can We Be Friends

Author : John Burstein
ISBN : 077874793X
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
File Size : 39.63 MB
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Children who belong to healthy peer groups are generally happier and function at a higher level. Will You Be My Friend? helps young students learn the steps it takes to meet, make, and keep a friend.
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Shyness Solution

Author : Catherine Gillet
ISBN : 9781440504914
Genre : Self-Help
File Size : 25.2 MB
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Proven advice for dealing with shyness--in any situation! Do you ever agonize over party invitations? Steer clear of acquaintances at the grocery store? Let everyone else drive the conversation, even when you've got something important to contribute? With The Shyness Solution, you can learn to accept and embrace your shyness in more effective ways: Too Shy? - A questionnaire helps you determine not only the level of your shyness, but your strengths and weaknesses as well. Subtle Charm - Bashful people can be alluring! Learn techniques to draw people to you. Once Bitten - Burned by love in the past? Your current reserve could simply be a defensive reaction to a past relationship. Life of the Party - Play up the mysterious aspect of your shyness, and you'll find yourself the center of attention after all. Whether you're working with colleagues on a project, developing a new relationship, or socializing with guests at a party, you will feel at ease in your own skin and be able to confidently interact with those around you.
Category: Self-Help

Getting Through To Your Kids

Author : Michael H. Popkin
ISBN : 9781101203149
Genre : Family & Relationships
File Size : 31.20 MB
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From toddlers to teens, children are full of questions. While we all want to give the right answers, we don't always know whether to be detailed or discreet, protective or honest. Drawn from the advice and experiences of dozens of psychological, medical, and educational experts, as well as countless parents, this timely and telling book offers answers to all the questions kids are bound to ask. Learn: * How to jumpstart a conversation and simplify complicated topics * How to know the best age to talk about sex, drugs, and other subjects * Why once isn't always enough-and why some topics need to be revisited * Whether some questions are best left unanswered * How to gain a child's confidence and respect
Category: Family & Relationships

Yikes It S Due Tomorrow

Author : Carmella Van Vleet
ISBN : 9781619304024
Genre : Family & Relationships
File Size : 33.11 MB
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Overview From a child fretting over having a male teacher for the first time to suffering from test anxiety, this practical and humorous guide offers parents a commonsense approach to handling a variety of school-related problems. Some of the issues addressed include serious subjects such as how to tell if a child has a learning disability, as well as more light-hearted situations such as what to do if a child is afraid of the automatic flushing toilets at school. Written by an experienced teacher and mother of three, How to Handle School Snafus offers kid-tested solutions for the most challenging and hilarious problems that the school year can bring.
Category: Family & Relationships

Cliques Phonies And Other Baloney

Author : Trevor Romain
ISBN : 9781575428154
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
File Size : 41.98 MB
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Cliques can make you sick. If you're on the outside, you're treated like dirt. And if you're on the inside, you have to follow the rules. Who needs more rules at school? Written for every kid who has ever felt excluded or trapped by a clique, this book blends humor with practical advice as it tackles a serious subject. Trevor Romain starts by explaining what cliques are and why they exist: because everyone wants to have friends. He reveals why some cliques are so annoying--and often full of phonies. And he shares the secret to being popular: just be yourself! Trevor knows how to get through to kids. As readers smile at his cartoons and laugh at his jokes, they'll also be learning skills they need to make and keep friends--real friends, not people who pretend to be cool. They'll discover that some supposedly "popular" kids are lonely and miserable inside. And they'll pick up important self-esteem tips that will help them feel good about themselves (because there's no need to let a bad clique spoil a perfectly good day). Part of the Bully Free Kids(tm) line
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Cliques Phonies Other Baloney

Author : Trevor Romain
ISBN : 9781575425696
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
File Size : 40.12 MB
Format : PDF, Kindle
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Cliques can make you sick. If you’re on the outside, you’re treated like dirt. And if you’re on the inside, you have to follow the rules. Who needs more rules at school? Written for every kid who has ever felt excluded or trapped by a clique, this book blends humor with practical advice as it tackles a serious subject. Trevor Romain starts by explaining what cliques are and why they exist: because everyone wants to have friends. He reveals why some cliques are so annoying—and often full of phonies. And he shares the secret to being popular: just be yourself! Trevor knows how to get through to kids. As readers smile at his cartoons and laugh at his jokes, they’ll also be learning skills they need to make and keep friends—real friends, not people who pretend to be cool. They’ll discover that some supposedly “popular” kids are lonely and miserable inside. And they’ll pick up important self-esteem tips that will help them feel good about themselves (because there’s no need to let a bad clique spoil a perfectly good day). Part of the Bully Free Kids™ line
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Growing Friendships

Author : Eileen Kennedy-Moore
ISBN : 9781582705880
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
File Size : 88.74 MB
Format : PDF
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"Children everywhere want to fit in with a group, resist peer pressure, and be good sports--but even the most socially adept children struggle at times. But after reading this ... guide on their own or with a caring adult, kids everywhere [may] be [more] equipped to face any friendship challenges that come their way"--Amazon.com.
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction