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A flexible, ready-to-use program to help special students in gradesK-5 learn appropriate ways to behave among others

The revised and updated second edition of this bestselling resourcebook provides ready-to-use lessons--complete with reproducibleworksheets--to help children become aware of acceptable socialbehavior and develop proficiency in acquiring basic social skills.The book is organized around three core areas crucial to socialdevelopment in the primary grades: Accepting Rules and Authority atSchool, Relating to Peers, and Developing Positive Social Skills.Each lesson places a specific skill within the context of real-lifesituations, giving teachers a means to guide students to thinkabout why the social skill is important. The hands-on activity thataccompanies each lesson helps students to work through, thinkabout, discuss, and practice the skill in or outside of theclassroom.

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Social Skills Activities for Special Children

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This thoroughly revised and updated second edition of thegroundbreaking Social Skills Activities for Special Children offersteachers 164 ready-to-use lessons—complete with reproducibleworksheets—that help children become aware of acceptablesocial behavior and acquire basic social skills.

Each of the book's lessons highlights a specific skill framed inreal-life situations. This gives teachers a meaningful way to guidestudents to think about why a particular social skill is important.The practical hands-on activities that accompany each lesson helpstudents work through, think about, discuss, and practice the skillin or outside of the classroom.

Social Skills Activities for Special Children puts the emphasison three areas crucial to social development in the primarygrades:

Accepting Rules and Authority at School: Understanding theTeacher's Role; Classroom Rules and Responsibilities; When You HaveProblems

Relating to Peers: Learning and Working with Others; MakingFriends; Keeping Friends

Developing Positive Social Skills: Understanding SocialSituations; Getting Along with Others at Home; EverydayEtiquette

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"This second edition has been eagerly awaited and Darlene Mannixdoes not disappoint! Each activity provides a clear objective andrationale, hands-on activities, and a reproducible independentactivity for students to complete and take home, helping parents toreinforce and generalize skills in the home environment."
—Kaye Otten, Ph.D., behavior and autism specialist, Lee'sSummit, Missouri

"Offers elementary teachers a comprehensive social-emotionalskills curriculum . . . This book belongs on every teacher'sbookshelf!"
—Nick Elksnin, Ph.D., NCSP, Learning and Evaluation Resourcesand Linda K. Elksnin, Ph.D., professor emerita, The Citadel;authors of Teaching Social-Emotional Skills at School and Home

"A terrific resource for all teachers, especially new teachersand their mentors. The comprehensive selection of topics addressesreal, complex social interactions encountered in schools andcommunities today."
—Chris Schnieders, Ph.D., director of teacher training,Frostig Center

About the Author:

Darlene Mannix has taught both general education and special education. She has worked with students ranging from learning disabled and mentally challenged to language disordered and severely emotionally disturbed. Mannix is the best-selling author of numerous books for special educators including Life Skills Activities for Special Children, Writing Skills Activities for Special Children, and Character Building Activities for Kids, all from Jossey-Bass.

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