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  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  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  Cheaters Never Prosper

    Cheaters Never Prosper

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    Show youngsters how to take responsibility for their own actions with the newest storybook in the Responsible ME! series. Noodle's really done it this time! What should have been a friendly competition among classmates turns sour after Noodle cheats his...
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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 through 6. Help children develop emotional intelligence skills in learning to accept and value differences in others. The flower patch has always been the same...
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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  Table Talk

    Table Talk

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    Funny rhymes and colorful illustrations help young readers learn the social skills they need when they sit for a meal. Written from the Table's point of view, kids are empowered and gain social competence as they learn about acceptable as well as...
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  • Book cover of  I Want to Be the Only Dog

    I Want to Be the Only Dog

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    "I had it first!" "That's not fair!" All parents and educators know one thing - when you get more than one child in a room, there's bound to be at least a couple of them arguing over something. Award-winning author Julia Cook tells the funny and...
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