Bullying is a learned behavior and used to be brushed aside with anecdotes "Kids being kids". Well meaning parents would tell their tormented child "toughen up and fight back." Those reactions are outdated and inappropriate. Bullies prey on the perceived weakness or pain of another. They feed on it possible because they may have witnessed or experienced abuse by others themselves. It is a perpetual cycle that needs to be broken ...by you ...right now.
This social skills kit for children with ASD's has 40 problem scenarios, play money, and a PowerPoint option when you are working with larger groups or classes. Tags: social skills game, autism, free download.
Beginning of the Year: Procedures and Listening Skills
Are you a teacher looking at creating tolerance in the classroom? Then you're going to LOVE this simple activity! Just spent 30 minutes at the beginning of the year, and you'll have a more tolerant, caring classroom all year long! This will work great with your 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, or 6th grade students! Click through to see how this can be used during Back to School season or ANY time of year to foster student relationships with one another!