|Author||: Darlene Mannix|
|Publisher||: John Wiley & Sons|
|Total Pages||: 464|
|Rating||: 4/5 (466 Downloads)|
Download or read book Social Skills Activities for Special Children written by Darlene Mannix and published by John Wiley & Sons. This book was released on 2014-04-14 with total page 464 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: 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.