What Were You Thinking

Author: Bryan Smith
Publisher: Boys Town Press
ISBN: 1934490962
Size: 11.37 MB
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Third grader Braden loves to be the center of attention. His comic genius, as he sees it, causes his friends to look at him in awe. But some poor decision-making, such as a few ill-timed jokes in class and an impulsive reaction during gym class that leads to a classmate on the floor in tears, results in Braden's teachers and mother teaching him all about impulse control. Will the tips provided by the adults in Braden's life help him see a better way to manage his impulses? Find out in this hilarious story by Bryan Smith.

My Day Is Ruined

Author: Bryan Smith
Publisher: Boys Town Press
ISBN: 1944882049
Size: 17.80 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Braden was so excited for his upcoming Championship baseball game! The night before he dreamt of that moment, THE moment, the oohs and ahhs of the crowd as he scored the game-winning run! But imagine his surprise when he woke up to pouring rain, and NO GAME! This, coupled with some events at school that don't go his way, send Braden on an overreaction tailspin! Will Braden be able to recover from his overreacting tendencies and practice the tips of flexible thinking that his teacher and mom teach him? Find out in another comical story by Bryan Smith.

Behavior Management Impulse Control Grades Pk K

Author: Crystal Bowman
Publisher: Carson-Dellosa Publishing
ISBN: 9781624422287
Size: 15.52 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Behavior Management: Impulse Control focuses on a problem behavior experienced by many young children. The included activities provide suggestions for the teacher and/or parent on how to address these issues and how to teach children to manage their behavior effectively. Some role-playing activities are also included. It features easy-to-use behavior modification plans, original stories for the children to listen to and relate to, and songs!

The Impulsive Disorganized Child

Author: James Forgan
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
ISBN: 9781618214034
Size: 16.74 MB
Format: PDF
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Impulsive, scattered, lost, unfocused, unprepared, disorganized: These are just a few of the words used to describe kids with executive functioning deficits, which commonly affect many children already diagnosed with ADHD, learning disabilities, and autism. The Impulsive, Disorganized Child: Solutions for Parenting Kids with Executive Functioning Difficulties helps parents pinpoint weak executive functions in their children, then learn how to help their kids overcome these deficits with practical, easy solutions. Children who can't select, plan, initiate, or sustain action toward their goals are children who simply struggle to succeed in school and other aspects of life. Parents need the helpful, proven advice and interactive surveys and action plans in this book to empower them to take positive action to teach their disorganized, impulsive child to achieve independence, success, and a level of self-support.

Of Course It S A Big Deal

Author: Bryan Smith
Publisher: Executive Function
ISBN: 1944882111
Size: 18.99 MB
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Braden is super excited to go to the Fun Zone with his brother and parents. He knows what he wants, to drive the go-carts for the first time ever! When he arrives, he learns he doesn't meet the height requirement. He tries to get his mom to intervene, but she refuses becasue "a rule is a rule." And when the guy behind the track tells him it's not that big of a deal because he can ride with a parent, Braden loses his temper and shouts "It IS a big deal! I hate this place!" Braden's mom helps him realize that throwing a temper tantrum doesn't help anyone. She teachers him the steps for calming down so he can think of a way to make the situation better. Can Braden do as his mom suggests? Find out in this third book in the Executive Function series.

Kindness Counts

Author: Bryan Smith
Publisher: Boys Town Press
ISBN: 1944882014
Size: 13.59 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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When Cade's and his family find out their ice cream order was paid for by another patron, they continue paying it forward, and so starts the discussion of random acts of kindness. Cade takes this idea and runs with it, showing unexpected kindnesses to others. But when Cade's dad would like him to donate some of his own toys, he has a hard time. Will Cade be able to learn the importance of being kind to others, even when it isn't easy? Find out in this tale about showing kindness.