Act It Out: One Year of Social Skills Lessons for Students Grades 7-12
Author(s) : Jeannie Stefonek
This innovative social skills curriculum addresses teens’ need to effectively use social skills across settings through motivating scripts, skits, and guided practice. The curriculum is designed for the busy teacher who wants to have fun, constructive lessons, giving students unique opportunities to show their acting skills and experience emotional responses in controlled environments.
Author(s): Andreanna Edwards
Paperback, 32 pages.
This book is part of The Special Kids in School Series and is a must-have for every counselor, teacher, school nurse, parent, or caregiver. This beautifully illustrated and fun-to-read storybook tells the story of Angel, a kid living with Autism. Grade level Pre-K-3.
Great for kids with Asperger's syndrome or those who have difficulty with reading emotions. This game is designed to introduce children to several aspects of understanding facial expressions, including two key concepts: 1) Different facial expressions are associated with different feelings, 2) Different people may have different facial reactions to the same situation. Ages 6-12.
Plan B offers advice on thriving as a single parent of an ASD child. Explaining issues like divorce, separation, and death, as well as how to maintain consistency across two homes are covered. Barber-Wada provides interactive lists and worksheets for practical use to help the solo parents and child to thrive.
This collection of ten fully illustrated stories explores friendship issues encountered by children with ASD ages 4 to 8 and looks at how they can be overcome successfully. Key problem areas are tackled, including sharing, taking turns, being a tattletale, obsessions, winning and losing, being taken advantage of, jealousy, personal space, personal hygiene, tact and diplomacy, and defining friendship.