Narrated Story, Lesson Plans and Reproducible Worksheets Included on CD
This is a cleverly written tale that allows the young reader to grasp the concept of where anger is and how to 'let it out' in appropriate ways. The author effectively illustrates what happens inside the body when anger is suppressed and leads the reader to understand why it is important to express all feelings in a healthy way. Following the story are several lesson plans discussion questions and reproducible worksheets that can be used by an adult to help add breadth depth and personalization to this story for children.
In this story a young girl named Sam has anger growing inside her after the break-up of her parents. She is uncomfortable and scared to 'let out' her angry feeling so it keeps growing. Sam tries several creative ways to hold Anger down but Anger doesn't go away and keeps causing her troubles. Eventually Sam learns how Anger is different from her other emotions and she uses her words to appropriately let Anger out.
This book is an excellent tool for counsellors, therapists, teachers, mentors and parents. It can be used to help children identify and resolve some of their more intense emotions preventing them from leading happy and successful lives. Lesson plans and activity pages are included.
Author: Karen Biron-Dekel
The discouragement of the oppositional defiant youth is born out of years of experiencing disrespect and failure making poor choices and disregarding the rights and feelings of others. This book can be used to help these defiant young people to become more emotionally connected with school through the Native American lesson that all things are connected. We should strive to keep in a harmonious coexistence with everything in our natural environment. The interrelatedness of this philosophy can be used to help students reconnect to society to school and to... More info
This third book in a series of skill-based guidance instruction materials focuses on the successful transition from elementary to middle school that all students want to achieve. Whether your setting allows extended access to large and small group sessions or quick, streamlined sessions this book will meet your needs. In addition, the lessons are designed for fifth graders prior to their rising or for sixth graders who are acclimating themselves to their new setting. From personal hygiene to time management to fostering resiliency this book will cover the hot... More info
*No refund on this item: Was: $18.35* *Reduced by 20% - Now $14.65* Counsellors, parents and teachers will find this book to be one of the most unique thought-provoking practical and somewhat unconventional guides they've ever picked up. It is based on recent research that tells us that a person's grit (hard work, determination, perseverance) combined with good soft (social) skills are better predictors of future success than IQ grade point averages and standardised test scores. Although the book focuses on several serious topics it is filled with humour short... More info