Getting Control of a Very Difficult Class: Practical tips for new and veteran pre-K, & first grade teachers to help successfully teach and tame a very strong willed group of wild and wonderful children.
Even experienced teachers need to read this. Practicing procedures and routines to mastery! This is gold. Do this technique for any procedure, it works! The best "how to" from Fred Jones on establishing rules, procedures and standards in your classroom!
Role play scripts are a great tool to use with social skills groups. I use these scripts to help students handle anger and difficult situations. These scripts contain scene, dialog, self-talk strategies, and assertive statements.