Some children and young adolescents find it much harder to learn and flexibly use social skills. They can struggle with making friends, joining in, reading othersa (TM) feelings, bouncing back constructively following an upset, coping with put-downs or just dealing appropriately with day to day frustrations.
Whata (TM)s the Buzz? is an easy-to-implement, 16 lesson play-based social skills training program that will improve student confidence, relationships and reduce conflict. Written for teachers who support children and adolescents who may struggle with life for a variety of reasons, this book will help them to:
Designed for use in schools by teachers, school counsellors, special needs co-ordinators, teaching assistants, parents and allied health professionals, the role plays, games and team building activities presented in each lesson will help to build class unity and cohesion, whilst the template format allows students to experience success, feel confident and be ready to develop more complex skills.
Number Of Pages: 243
Published: 28th March 2011
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 29.7 x 21.1 x 1.5
Weight (kg): 0.67
Edition Number: 1