This book provides a complete description of the Skillstreaming program, with instructions for teaching 60 prosocial skills.
- Part 1: Skillstreaming Program Content and Implementation
Chapters on effective Skillstreaming arrangements, Skillstreaming teaching procedures, refining skill use, teaching for skill generalization, managing behavior problems, Skillstreaming in the school context, and more.
- Part 2: Skill Outlines and Homework Reports
Skill outlines are handy one-page summaries for each skill, including skill steps, guidelines for skill instruction, and suggested situations for modeling displays. Homework reports list skill steps and guide students in practicing the skills and evaluating skill use outside the Skillstreaming group.
- Classroom Survival Skills
- Friendship-Making Skills
- Skills for Dealing with Feelings
- Skill Alternatives to Aggression
- Skills for Dealing with Stress
Skillstreaming in the Elementary School: Lesson Plans and Activities supplements the curriculum detailed in the Skillstreaming book (described at the top of the page). This comprehensive resource provides the materials needed to sustain skill instruction, enhance students’ skill mastery, and most important – to refine skill use for dealing with more complex, real-life situations in and outside of the classroom.
The 320-page manual features 600 easy-to-use lesson plans and related activities. The accompanying CD contains over 200 printable forms necessary for implementing the lesson plans.
Students learn important strategies such as goal setting, problem solving, impulse control, cooperating, anticipating consequences, and thinking aloud. Activities are provided for at least one week of supplementary instruction for each of the 60 skills in the elementary curriculum.
312 pages. 8½ x 11. Includes a CD. $64.99.
The on-screen narrator helps student viewers understand what is expected in the group, points out the many benefits of using the skills, and motivates students to become more actively involved in the group. Viewing time: 17 minutes. Closed-captioned. $99.99.