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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.

  • Freddie the Fly Set of 6 Storybooks Counselor's Choice Award Winner

    Freddie the Fly Set of 6 Storybooks

    $54.95
    Winner of the Counselor's Choice Award! Freddie the Fly is known for buzzing about! He loves to talk and talk and occasionally forgets to listen. He struggles with understanding that, sometimes, people don't always say what they mean and that it is...
    $54.95
  • Book Cover of Opal Octopus Is Overwhelmed Opal Octopus Is Overwhelmed

    Opal Octopus Is Overwhelmed

    $10.95
    Opal is so overwhelmed, she’s stress-squirting ink blots! Despite having eight tentacles and an ocean’s worth of energy, she’s struggling to manage all her commitments – homework, art projects, sports, parties and friends. With...
    $10.95
  • Book Cover of Practicing Patience Practicing Patience

    Practicing Patience

    $10.95
    Lately, Gabe has been having a hard time when it comes to waiting around. In fact, there's hardly anything worse in Gabe's eyes than having to wait. Whether it's waiting for classmates to get quiet enough to go to P.E., or waiting for his turn in the...
    $10.95
  • Book Cover of Freddie and Friends: Bugging Out Freddie and Friends: Bugging Out

    Freddie and Friends: Bugging Out

    $10.95
    Freddie the Fly's friend Stella the Stinkbug has a problem. Or lots of problems. Some problems are BIG and some are small. But every time she faces a problem, she reacts the same way. She BUGS OUT. And you know what happens when a stinkbug bugs out?...
    $10.95
  • Book Cover of Diamond Rattle Loves to Tattle Diamond Rattle Loves to Tattle

    Diamond Rattle Loves to Tattle

    $10.95
    She's proud to be the school's biggest tattler, always slithering up to the teacher to rat out anyone who makes a mistake or acts a little mischievous. One minute she's outing Opal the Octopus for doodling, and the next minute she's calling out Casey the...
    $10.95
  • Book Cover of Freddie the Fly: Truth or Care Freddie the Fly: Truth or Care

    Freddie the Fly: Truth or Care

    $10.95
    **WINNER of the Purple Dragonfly Book Award** Our friend Freddie the Fly is having a hard time. He can’t figure out why his honesty is causing his friends and family to feel hurt; after-all, isn’t he supposed to tell the truth? Fortunately,...
    $10.95
  • Book Cover of Pause Power

    Pause Power

    $10.95
    Uh-oh! Gabe is losing it again. See all those big, bright buttons popping up all over his body? They come out whenever someone or some situation gets under his skin. And they pop up ALL. THE. TIME. Push his button and Gabe starts fighting. Push that...
    $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