“Top Five Character Education Series” —Booklist
“Positive, gentle messages are given without preaching.” —Library Media Connection
Our Learning to Get Along series of early childhood books helps children learn, understand, and practice basic social and emotional skills. Real-life situations, lots of diversity, and concrete examples make these read-aloud books appropriate for childcare settings, schools, and the home. Each book includes a special section for adults, with discussion questions, games, activities, and tips that reinforce the skills and ideas being taught. Each book: 40 pp., color illust., S/C, 9" x 9". Ages 4–8. $10.95 each
The Free Spirit Learning to Get Along® series supports the domains of Social & Emotional Development, Logic & Reasoning, Language Development, Literacy Knowledge & Skills, and Social Studies Knowledge & Skills in the Head Start Child Development and Early Learning Framework.
Cool Down and Work Through Anger
The newest addition to the Free Spirit Learning to Get Along series of social stories, Cool Down and Work Through Anger helps children learn to behave responsibly toward themselves and others as they develop the skills of anger management. Reassuring and supportive, the book helps preschool and primary-age children see that when they cool down and work through anger, they can feel peaceful again. For all homes, childcare settings, and primary classrooms as well as special education, including settings with children on the autism spectrum.
Fifteen of the Learning to Get Along books in a talking book format with word definitions, summary pages, assessments, and teacher management tools.
Praised by parents, embraced by educators, fifteen of the Learning to Get Along series are available in one kid-friendly software package (for Windows only). Teachers can choose which books to make available to each child, manage audio features, and track students’ progress. Children follow along or read on their own, using a special highlight feature to click and hear word definitions. A sequence of questions follows each book; test results are stored for teacher review in individual student files. Designed for classroom use, yet equally useful at home. User’s Guide included. Developed in association with Attainment Company.
Software disc and 24-page user’s guide with printable PDF, Windows and Mac, touch-screen and single-switch compatible. For grades K–3.
$99.95. Item #23722. School pack—5 copies: $249.95. Item #1407.