Overview - REAL-WORLD SOCIAL SKILLS CURRICULUM
Real-World Social Skills,
by Pat Crissey, covers everyday social situations and issues that students encounter in school and at home. This 250-page curriculum includes lessons, interactive group and partner activities,role-plays, and reproducible activity sheets that help students learn positive behaviors. Can be used for small or large groups.
Each unit focuses on a different social skill and includes a variety of suggested activities and reproducible sheets. Units can be taught in any order.Unit titles are: • Basic Social Skills • Understanding Feelings and Unwritten Rules • Respect • Accepting Differences • Compassion • Honesty • Responsibility • Perseverance • Cooperation • Friendship • Dealing With Bullies • Conflict Resolution
Each unit begins with an illustrated miniposter that reinforces the featured social skill. An overview of the unit follows and includes lists of suggested children's books and other resources that address the social skill. Activities include discussion starters and interactive simulations of real-world situations. Reproducible sheets reinforce these activities.
Lesson plans for twelve social skills, mini posters,cross-curricular activities, reproducible visuals and activity pages, parent letters, lists of suggested adaptations for each unit, progress chart, and correlation chart.