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Merrell's Strong Kids - Grades 6–8 : A Social & Emotional Learning Curriculum (New) (Paperback)

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For special and general education classrooms, group counseling settings, and youth treatment facilities, this guide provides a curriculum and lessons to help students in grades six through eight develop social-emotional skills and improve resilience related to stress, anger, interpersonal problems, and other issues. It describes the importance of promoting children's mental health in the context of social-emotional learning, the design of the Strong Kids program, evidence of its effectiveness, preparing lessons and students, and tips for using the curriculum. Each lesson includes social and emotional competency areas, the purpose and objectives, the materials needed, a review of previous lessons, an introduction, key terms and definitions, instructional content and practice activities, a review of key concepts, and a closure activity, as well as optional scripts, sample situations and examples, and opportunities for guided and independent practice. This edition has new concepts; more methods to promote engagement and involvement; updated lessons; connection of lessons with five key social-emotional learning competencies; ideas for chunking them into smaller pieces to save time; information on how they fit within a multi-tiered system of support framework; instructor reflection sections; examples, images, and scenarios that address current issues; optional mindfulness-based activities; extension and closing breathing activities; additional activities and homework; fidelity checklists; and a companion website. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Edition: New
Number of Pages: 258
Genre: Education
Sub-Genre: Education
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Brookes Pub
Author: Dianna Carrizales-Engelmann
Language: English
Street Date: May 4, 2016
TCIN: 50549262
UPC: 9781598579543
Item Number (DPCI): 248-08-2502
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