Social skills allow us to communicate and problem solve. For students with special needs and more specifically, our friends with Autism, we need to teach them these skills.
This 12-page How to Make Friends booklet teaches students actions that good friends do and actions that good friends do not do
Back to School How to Make Friends! This packet has a CUTE book and anchor chart for teaching how to make and keep friends. This is PERFECT for the first week of school and to also review throughout the year.
*Teacher Book Color Option
*Teacher Book Black and White Option
*Anchor Chart Clipart
Students will work together to put puzzle pieces together which show ways to make friends. Great for students who are struggling to make and keep friends.
This activity takes about 30 minutes to complete with a small or large group. The goal is for students to identify ways to make friends.
Back to School - A "Making Friends" Activity
This activity would be great at the beginning of the year to set the tone for the classroom. It would also be a good reminder throughout the year and especially meaningful around Valentine’s Day.
Every year it seems that we need to remind, or teach, s
Social Story: I Can Be a Good Friend - How to Make Friends
This resource is for students who struggle with making and keeping friends at school. Students sometimes do not know how to make friends this engaging book talks about making friends. Great for General Ed. and Special Ed. students!
The following activities provided serves to help children learn how to make friends and how to keep a friend.
This package includes:
1 new word template
1 story map template
1 template for sentence structure & image
11 definition cards
11 Color Cards to match with definition cards
This amazing ‘Friends Theme’ lesson is…
• beautifully designed
• 4-pages in length and may be formatted into a 4-page booklet
• provided in both black & white and colored versions
• perfect for students learning English as a Second Language
• perfect for students whose first l
Making friends is a HUGE part of growing up! Do your students or children need help finding words to use to make friends? Do you need to teach a lesson on kindness? Inclusiveness? Basic social skills? These posters and visuals will help kids build confidence and learn kind, friendly words to say to
Friendship lessons and activities to teach students positive social skills and how to make friends! This unit is great for back to school or Valentine's Day.
This 4-5 week unit about friendship is designed for children in Pre-K, Kindergarten, or 1st grade. This unit works very well at the
Included in this unit are activities to help the students learn more about his/her family, themselves and how to be a better friend. Included in this unit:
Family Picture Vocabulary Word Cards
Bubble Maps (Me, Family and Friends)
Tree Maps (Me, Family and Friends)
Happy Birthday to
Social Skills for preschoolers. Interactive Vocabulary Books from Jenna Rayburn and Speech Room News. Included in this packet: 3 Interactive Books that teach children how to act to make friends. Included Books: Acting like a Friend, Playing Games, and Sharing with Friends.
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This product contains activities for teaching elementary-aged students what a friend is, how to make a friend, and how to keep a friend! The activities are perfect for individual student counseling or small groups. In this pack you'll get:
-Hypothesize: What is a friend
This 249-page First Grade Social Studies Bundle includes 12 comprehensive units that are interactive, engaging, and rigorous for your students! The units cover all main first grade Social Studies concepts and are complete with reading comprehensions, graphic organizers, writing activities, student
The ability to make and keep friends is a crucial aspect of a child's social and emotional development. Children learn how to communicate, cooperate, and problem solve through their interactions with friends.
A 19 page writing packet using S'mores to help and inspire students to write step by step directions, poetry, adjectives, description, and a friendly letter. Super fun and requires minimum materials! There is also a display layout and patterns.
This is a Friendship Unit that teaches students about the qualities of a good friend. This unit includes:
-What do you and your friends do?
-An illustration of your best friend
-Why you like your best friend
-Adjectives that describe a friend
-A book on how to make friends
-Friend acrostic poem
What do you get when you combine literacy, role playing, drawing, imagination, and team collaboration? Making Friends Is An Art GAME SHOW!
This FuN!, LOW-PREP, EDITABLE, interactive lesson & game is the perfect supplement to Julia Cook's book, Making Friends Is an Art. This classroom lesson
Are you students struggling to understand how to make a ten?
I have made a poster that also helps students to understand the "making a ten" by sliding their counters up.
These 7 worksheets go perfectly with Go Math Unit 3 Lesson 8 "Make a Ten to Add"
Meets Common Core Standards CC.1.OA.6 Add a
Do you need a new way to provide students with hands-on interactive activities? Try a lap book! This Making Friends Lap Book gives elementary students the chance to understand how friends treat each other, easy steps for making a new friend, sorting dos and don'ts of making a friends, and making a p
I created and use this graphic organizer as part of my 4 week writer’s workshop unit while teaching my students how to write "How-To" informative/explanatory texts. You will need to print the graphic organizer on legal size paper.
If you like this freebie, you will like my How To unit her
The Kid's Guide To Treat and Keep Friends is the perfect story to help your students develop their friendship skills.
Points covered in the story on various pages:
✔Talking with friends
✔How not to be bossy
✔What if someone doesn't want to play or talk with you
✔Sharing stuff, including other fri
Based on Dale Carnegie's timeless, groundbreaking book, How to Win Friends and Influence People, this unit plan consists of six weekly lessons, which focus on principles such as making people like you, becoming a good conversationalist, and much, much more! Each lesson includes a lesson plan, a "D
This packet contains acitivites to help reinforce making and maintaining friendships.
The 1st page is a reminder of how to make a new friend.
The 2nd page is a behavior sort including: Friendly behaviors vs. Not Very Friendly behaviors.
Pages 3-8 can be used as a journal for students to discuss,
Social stories are an effective way to teach students how to manage emotions and teach social norms, skills, and routines. Social skills are important because they allow us to communicate and problem solve. For students with special needs and more specifically, our friends with Autism, we need to te
These discussion task cards were created as a companion to Julia Cook’s Making Friends Is an Art to help students identify ways they can be better friends and have more positive peer relationships. Making and keeping friends is a hot topic in most elementary classro
This extensive packet includes all you need for two to three-week's worth of ELA and Social Studies instruction on friendship and how to be a friend. Activities are fun, engaging, and meaningful. Students will be able to interact with each other as well as share their own understanding of friendsh
Prezi is a wonderful way to present your lessons! It is like power point, but better! School Counseling Rocks brings you another all inclusive lesson on how to make and keep friends. My students LOVED the Toy Story theme and could really relate to the characters in the movie. This lesson includes th
Scaredy Squirrel Makes a Friend is a children’s book written by Melanie Watt. This story is all about how to make the perfect friend and the perfect first impression.
This package contains activities and graphic organizers designed to help students think about how to make new friends, why friends
Use Friendship with Yeti to help your students make new friends!
In this world of video games, tv taking over and internet consuming us, all too often I have students come to me because they have no "real" friends. They can give me the screen names of their online friends, yet have no friends in cl
Differentiated Writing Activity-- How to Make a Jack- O- Lantern...
*** UPDATED with visuals and additional differentiated writing paper ***
** Want to have your students sequence How to Make a Jack-o-Lantern
Using the important sequencing words? Your students can create a writ
An activity packet to introduce the social skill of making and keeping friends. Great for counselors and teachers to teach about and reinforce this skill. Included are:
- Boy and girl coloring sheet to help identify good friend behaviors and attributes.
- 4 Squares to help students identify what
Making Friends is a social skills story to use with children having difficulty making friends. This book includes a 12 page version with a boy character and a 12 page version with a girl version. Also included are visual cards It helps by providing them appropriate replacement behaviors such as aski
This unit is based on the book You Can Be a Friend by Tony and Lauren Dungy. Every year at the beginning of the year I focus on friendship skills in my classroom. The book and activities also focus on teaching about differences and disabilities. This unit would be appropriate for any grade level
This packet contains 4 posters of the description of types of friends: acquaintance, school/activity friends, family/neighborhood friends, and close friends. It also has a summary sheet of those 4 types. Then there are 3 interactive worksheets... The first, where they can list what friends they have
This literacy review is inspired by Scaredy Squirrel makes a friend written by Melanie Watt. This book is a great introduction to and beginning of the year review of common graphic organizers and text features! The activities included encourage students to write about their summer, friendships and
This is probably hands-down one of my FAVORITE lessons. At first it began by simply being a "how to" writing project for my kiddos. It then went into a hands-on science experiment where my kids were able to "experience" what it is like to prepare a body for burial like the ancient Egyptians.
This activity aligns with common core writing. The students have to write an informational piece on How to make applesauce. It includes a template for K-1 students as well as a template for 2nd grade and older. I have them write it out while the applesauce is cooking in a crock pot in our room. This
The magic behind increasing communication is choosing one major goal (e.g. following directions) and focusing on improving this communication during one routine (e.g. morning calendar). Teacher Children to Communicate series provides simple instructions on how to increase students communication in
FRIENDSHIP AND VIRTUES
How To Be A Good Friend Using Biblical Virtues
To gain an understanding of the Biblical definition of a good friend
To learn how to utilize a variety of virtues in our friendships
Thanksgiving is the time of year when we can all get together with our families and friends and share memories around the dinner table. With this resource, students get to create recipes for their favorite Thanksgiving foods. You can create a class book full of recipes you, your students, and pare
This worksheet is designed to help students learn how to have more meaningful and genuine conversations with friends. This worksheet was inspired by the work of the legendary Dale Carnegie. This worksheet will give educators the prompts and questions to get a discussion started about the importance
5 + 5, 8 + 2.... Let's spice up our lessons on number bonds!!!
This rainbow math addition strategy is the perfect way to teach kids how to add to ten. This pack can be used during whole-class teaching, in guided math groups, and can later be used independently at math centres.
I've included several
An inexpensive, custom-fit chair pocket can be easily made from less than one yard of fabric. You will need a sewing machine (or a sewing friend), newspaper, chart paper, and of course fabric, pins, and thread. Make a class set in an afternoon. Complete directions from making the pattern to the