Conversation Ball is a game invented by Howard Gipstein and was used with his special education students to help them get practice with having a conversation. This book describes the game, its rules, and the qualities of good listening as well as considering the audience when speaking. In describing the game, this book provides assessment for comprehension with questions and answers immediately following the text. It also, provides some math calculation. It is meant to be used with a group of students as an introduction to the game.