Behavior/Social Skills

Behavior/Social Skills

Behavior is what we do best at Boys Town, and we do that through proactive social skill and positive character development. These books and resources for educators, counselors, youth care professionals, children, and families are designed with the needs of our audience in mind. Addressing everything from basic skills to advanced, these tools are designed to teach positive behaviors - whether they are used for prevention or to address problem behaviors - in people of all ages.

  • Book cover of  The Technology Tail

    The Technology Tail

    $10.95
    A cute, creative story about children and their texts, tweets, posts and pics. Don’t be mean and irresponsible! That’s the straight-to-the-point advice “Screen” has for young readers who are active on social media. Whether tapping...
    $10.95
  • BEST ME I Can Be! School Library

    BEST ME I Can Be! School Library

    $220.00
    General Ed and Special Ed teachers will find multiple ways to promote social emotional learning with the complete BEST ME I Can Be! library. Each library set includes one copy of the seven picture books, one copy of the seven activity guides, and one set...
    $220.00
  • Book cover of   Tease Monster

    Tease Monster

    $10.95
    Is there teasing going on in your classroom, home, or neighborhood? Or is it bullying? How can you tell the difference and know how to help youngsters who are upset or hurt by unwanted comments? Tease Monster explains it all in words and pictures for K...
    $10.95
  • Book Cover of Stress Stinks

    Stress Stinks

    $10.95
    Amelia is feeling smothered by all her responsibilities. She has softball practice, tons of homework, icky chores and, to top it off, she wasn’t even invited to Samantha’s Friday night birthday bash blowout. All her stress and negative...
    $10.95
  • Book cover of  A Flicker of Hope

    Flicker of Hope

    $9.95
    In terms of resilience and well-being, hope is a critically important predictor of success. Sometimes the dark clouds overhead seem too heavy and you feel like giving up. Little Candle knows all about this. Bad grades, being teased by classmates, and...
    $9.95
  • Book Cover of  I Just Want to Do It MY WAY!

    I Just Want to Do It MY WAY!

    $10.95
    Share this story with children who have difficulty staying focused long enough to complete assignments or who insist they have a better way to do things! Kids in grades K through 6 will learn strategies to tackle a task, ignore distractions, and ask a...
    $10.95
  • Book Cover of  The WORST Day of My Life EVER!

    The WORST Day of My Life EVER!

    $10.95
    Introduce students in grades K through 6 to the most basic of social skills with this humorous story about RJ and his very rough day when nothing goes right. RJ learns that his problems happen because he doesn't listen or pay attention to directions from...
    $10.95
  • Book cover of  The Procrastinator

    The PROcrastinator

    $10.95
    "My name is Norman David Edwards, but everybody calls me Noodle. Sometimes I get into trouble because I kinda, sorta, like to put things off. It's not that I don't plan on doing what needs to get done, I just like to choose when to do it." Noodle has a...
    $10.95
  • Book Cover of How Did You Miss That?

    How Did You Miss That?

    $10.95
    When he rushes home after an exhausting night of baseball, the last thing Braden wants to hear is Mom and Dad harping about everything he must finish on his to-do list. Of course, they wouldn't be on his case if he actually paid attention and did what he...
    $10.95