Winner of the Counselor's Choice Award!
The Navigating Friendships book series is great for students in grades 4 through 7 who are struggling with changing friendships, learning about self advocacy, dealing with anxiety, and figuring out how to get along with others.
Each chapter book focuses on a different scenario pre-teen and early adolescent students are likely to experience in way or another. The teacher and counselor activity guide is designed to accompany each story by including the text from the chapter book, along with discussion questions and activities for each chapter.
Engage students in meaningful conversation and relevant activities to help with their social development.
The series includes:
About the Author
JENNIFER LICATE received her Master's Degree in School Counseling from West Chester University and has worked as a School Counselor for over ten years. She currently splits her time between two schools and enjoys the dynamic of working with children from kindergarten through twelfth grade. Her book, He's Not Just Teasing! is the winner of the MOM's Choice Gold Award Honoring Excellence. The book series won the Counselor's Choice Award, which is awarded by Licensed Mental Health Therapists for "Recognition of Quality in the Field." Counseling young children one day and teenagers another (as well as raising two kids of her own) has taught Jennifer a universal truth: all children want to be loved, valued and respected for the unique individuals they are. She channels this truth and her love of counseling and creativity to craft children's books whose aim is to help children of all ages navigate the challenges of growing up with stories that speak directly to them. Jennifer has also been featured in an article for Motherhood: The Real Deal - Six Ways to Encourage and Celebrate Your Child's Uniqueness!
Published by Boys Town Press