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  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  It's My Way or the Highway

    It's My Way or the Highway

    $10.95
    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...
    $10.95
  • Book cover of  The Power of a Positive No

    The Power of a Positive No

    $10.95
    Willie Bohanon & Friends Learn the Power of Resisting Peer Pressure Teach students in grades 3 through 8 how to choose true friends who will help stand up to negative peer pressure. Willie and his friends are facing some difficult times...
    $10.95
  • Book cover of  Personal Space Camp

    Personal Space Camp

    $9.95
    Fun and thought-provoking book uses humor and illustrations to teach children about personal space as they follow Louis and the other members of Personal Space Camp on their journey of discovery. Personal space, outer space...what's the difference? In...
    $9.95
  • Book cover of  Making Friends Is an Art!

    Making Friends Is an Art!

    $10.95
    Put a smile on the face of a lonely child or a child who feels left out. Use this story to open a discussion on friendship, empathy, and self-esteem with children in grades K through 6. Kids who have trouble making friends will learn positive ways to...
    $10.95
  • Book cover of  The Power of Bystanders

    The Power of Bystanders

    $10.95
    Willie Bohanon & Friends Learn to Handle Bullying Like a B.O.S.S. Help students in grades 3 through 8 see how bystanders can put an end to bullying with Willie Bohanon. When Willie and his friends see teasing go from harmless to cruel, with...
    $10.95
  • Book Cover of  The Power of Self-D

    The Power of Self-D

    $10.95
    Willie Bohanon & Friends Learn the Power of Self-Determination Motivate students in grades 3 through 8 to work hard, set goals, and find good role models by presenting the story of Willie Bohanon. Recite the "Self-D Rap" provided at the end of...
    $10.95