Teach and practice social skills in the best way - through play! This workbook has more than 75 easy and ready-to-use games and activities, designed for school counselors, therapists, or anyone who runs social skills groups.
Bestselling author Janine Halloran has created a treasure chest of practical lessons to teach social skills by playing.
Halloran shares the best play experiences for kids to learn and practice social skills in real places and situations. This rich resource includes reproducible, step-by-step plans for how to play, alternatives to each activity, and debriefing questions to reinforce learning.
Learn new ideas for vital social skills development: - Following directions - Problem solving - Working together - Communication - Being kind - Making decisions - Sharing - Self-Regulation
"Social Skills for Kids is an awesome resource for therapists, teachers, counselors and others who work with children who need extra support with social-emotional skills. This great book takes the guesswork out of planning lessons for social skills groups and provides a solid foundation for kids to be able to develop the skills they need to interact with their peers in a healthy, happy way."