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  It's My Way or the Highway

    It's My Way or the Highway

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    Cora June is B-O-S-S-Y! She points out her teacher’s boring assignments. She dictates the games people play at recess. She even objects to family dinners. If Cora June doesn’t get her way in the classroom, on the playground, or at home, she...
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  • Book cover of  What's in It for Me?

    What's in It for Me?

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    Every day Noodle hears all about what he needs to do and why he needs to do it. He hears it from his parents, teachers and coaches, and he’s sick of it! What’s the point of making his bed every morning? Does it really matter how he...
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  • Book cover of  Rumor Has It...

    Rumor Has It...

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    Whether we’ve been the subject of a rumor or the one spreading a rumor about someone else, most of us have been involved with rumors somehow. But how many people really stop to think about the damaging effects? Fortunately, award-winning...
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  • Book cover of  The Technology Tail

    The Technology Tail

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    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...
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  • Book cover of  The Procrastinator

    The PROcrastinator

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    Norman David Edwards, better known as Noodle, has a problem – a procrastination problem. He’s constantly being told what to do. “Noodle do this. Noodle do that. Please do it RIGHT NOW. You must feed the cat.” But Noodle has SO...
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  • Book cover of  The Judgmental Flower

    The Judgmental Flower

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    Introduce the topics of cultural diversity and racial prejudice to students in grades K-6. Help children develop emotional intelligence skills in learning to accept and value differences in others. The flower patch has always been the same. Purples hang...
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  • Book cover of  That Rule Doesn't Apply to Me!

    That Rule Doesn't Apply to Me!

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    Noodle is having a rough couple of days. The rules keep getting in the way of his fun! Rules for this and rules for that. There are so many rules - too many rules! Rules stink! Noodle has no use for obeying rules at home, or school. He argues about the...
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  • Book cover of  I Just Want to Do It My Way!

    I Just Want to Do It MY WAY!

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    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-6 will learn strategies to face a task, ignore distractions, and ask a teacher or...
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  • Book cover of   Tease Monster

    Tease Monster

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    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-6...
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