Wanna play : friendship skills for preschool and elementary grades (Book, 2007) [Alabama State University Library]
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Wanna play : friendship skills for preschool and elementary grades

Wanna play : friendship skills for preschool and elementary grades

Author: Ruth Ross; Beth Roberts-Pacchione
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Corwin Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Discover the Wanna Play Program (TM), a PreK-3 curriculum for helping students at risk or with developmental challenges develop the social skills they need to make friends.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Ross; Beth Roberts-Pacchione
ISBN: 9781412928038 1412928036 9781412928045 1412928044
OCLC Number: 757217632
Description: vii, 206 p. : ill. ; 29 cm
Contents: AcknowledgmentsAbout the AuthorsIntroduction: Welcome to the Wanna Play ProgramGuidelines for Curriculum SuccessHow to Use This BookSocial Interactive ChecklistUnit 1. Discovering Friendship Lesson 1. What is a Friend? Lesson 2. Making New Friends Lesson 3. Building Friendships Lesson 4. Relationships With Different Types of FriendsUnit 2. Making Eye Contact for Interaction Lesson 1. What is Eye Contact? Lesson 2. Looking to Talk Lesson 3. Looking to Listen Lesson 4. Looking to Learn Lesson 5. Interest in OthersUnit 3. Being a Friend Lesson 1. Fun With Friends Lesson 2. Sweet Words / Kind Words Lesson 3. Safe Body / Body Safety Lesson 4. Playing TogetherUnit 4. Appropriate Body Behavior Lesson 1. Introduction to Appropriate Body Lesson 2. Body Needs - Strengths and Weaknesses Lesson 3. Personal Play Space Lesson 4. Body Privacy Lesson 5. Modesty / Hygiene Lesson 6. Appropriate Bodies in Different EnvironmentsUnit 5. Interacting in a Group Lesson 1. Listening in a Group Lesson 2. Socializing in a Group Lesson 3. Learning in a Group Lesson 4. Adult-Lead GroupsUnit 6. Playing Games Lesson 1. Sportsmanship / Cheering and Encouragement Lesson 2. Who Goes First? Lesson 3. Happy Endings Lesson 4. Playing Friends' Games Lesson 5. Outdoor Games Lesson 6. Indoor GamesAppendix A. Friendship CardsAppendix B. Worksheets
Responsibility: Ruth Ross and Beth Roberts-Pacchione.
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