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 Everyone's Contributions Count

    Everyone's Contributions Count

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    This title is available for pre-order, reserve your copy today! Payment is required to place a hold on your personal copy before the release date. When it comes to group projects, Amelia has little time for anyone's input. She just knows her ideas are...
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  • Book Cover of I'll NEVER Get All of That Done!

    I'll NEVER Get All of That Done!

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    Blake's baseball team is doing a bake sale fundraiser. He just can't wait for his mom to whip up a batch of her famous chocolate chip cookies! That is, until Mom reminds Blake that it is HIS fundraiser, so he needs to help. Blake has a to-do list that's...
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  • Book Cover of How Did You Miss That?

    How Did You Miss That?

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    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...
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  • Book Cover of Stress Stinks

    Stress Stinks

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    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...
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  • Book cover of  Diversity is Key

    Diversity is Key

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    It’s diversity week at Amelia’s school, and she has no clue what it means or why it matters. Every day, she’s introduced to cultures, cuisines and customs that push Amelia outside her comfort zone and test her preconceived notions about...
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  • Book cover of  Time to Get Started

    Time to Get Started

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    Most children (and adults) experience bouts of procrastination or avoidance behavior. It's human nature to put off tasks that are undesirable. But when those behaviors develop into a pattern that has a negative impact on that person or those in his or...
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  • Book cover of  Mindset Matters

    Mindset Matters

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    An entertaining and eye-opening look at the power of the "gonna get it done" mindset. Amelia is her name and conquering new challenges is her game! She's an up-for-any-adventure second-grader who's eager to try new things, provided nothing can go wrong...
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  • Book cover of  My Day is Ruined!

    It Was Just Right Here!

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    In today's world, kids are overwhelmed with activities and schoolwork. Being organized is a skill that comes naturally to some people, but it can be challenging for others! For children, organizational skills can span a number of areas, such as knowing...
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  • Book cover of  Of Course It's a Big Deal!

    Of Course It's a Big Deal!

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    When children don't get what they want or expect, they often get upset and angry. Reacting calmly and appropriately during these times is an important skill for children to learn and use to be successful at home, school, and with others.  Braden,...
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  • My Day is Ruined

    My Day is Ruined!

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    Kids who have trouble adjusting to the unexpected and tend to overreact can learn four steps for achieving flexible thinking in this story. Learning how to react appropriately to challenging situations is an important executive function skill for...
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  • Book cover of  What Were You Thinking?

    What Were You Thinking?

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    When you're a child, it's not easy controlling your impulse reactions - kids do things before they think all the time. Strengthen executive function skills and empower impetuous young people with a humorous story about an impulsive third-grader. Teach...
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