Do you like to read stories to your students to help teach important social skills concepts? I use books with my social skills groups all-the-time. Elementary students love to hear a story and it can be such a helpful way to teach skills without the student(s) feeling like you are calling them out.
Below is a list of 10 books that are GREAT to read to your class to support the very important social concept of getting along with others.
As you know, this concept is made up of many different social skills. The books below cover many of these skills in a fun and engaging way.
I own most of these great books and read them often to my social skills groups. The students love them and they elicit wonderful and meaningful discussions and also lend themselves to many fun extension activities.
Some suggestions for how to foster the concepts discussed in the stories, are included.
I hope you find some books below that can help you when your...