Maxwell is a fun loving boy with a fascination with the art of magic. In this story, Maxwell works hard to master a form of magic while simultaneously learning an important social skill. Maxwell provides us with a fun reminder that every child has a magic spark inside themselves and these necessary life skills can be ignited with the right tools.
In "Maxwell the Transformist- Conflict Resolution," Maxwell and his little sister Susie find themselves in conflict over Maxwell's magic ribbon. Through the story's progression Maxwell and Susie develop a deeper understanding of the term conflict and steps to conflict resolution with the use of the fun acronym "BEEP". They identify appropriate behavior for interacting with each other and identify positive ways to resolve conflict.
This file contains:
The story "Maxwell the Transformist- Conflict Resolution" in a Power Point file
Conflict Resolution Lesson Plan
Three options for lesson enrichment activities (suitable for various age ranges)
A Conflict Resolution Step "BEEP" printable poster