Helping Children Successfully Interract


Social Skills Activities for the Elementary Grades

Dianne Schilling & Susanna Palomares

The activities in this book are designed to help children become aware of the importance of effectively relating to others and to teach them social interaction skills in a deliberate and enjoyable fashion. These developmentally appropriate activities provide children with experiences that allow them to explore interpersonal relations from many angles and through a variety of learning styles. Each of the twelve instructional units addresses a specific area of skill development. Initial units focus on self-awareness which is fundamental to understanding and relating well to others.

Unit topics are:

  • Positive Self-talk
  • Making Positive Choices
  • Communicating Effectively
  • Being Responsible
  • Following Rules
  • Understanding Body Language
  • Making and Keeping Friends
  • Cooperating With Others
  • Helping Others
  • Appreciating Differences
  • Managing Anger and Fear
  • Managing Conflict


Primary Subject Area – Social Skills

K-6, 172 pages, 8-1/2 x 11, paperback

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Price $29.95 

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