The survival guide for making and being friends

by Crist, James J.,

Format: Print Book 2014
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Upper St. Clair Township Library Juvenile Non-fiction JUV 177 CRIST
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Summary
Every kid's must-have primer for being a good friend.



Whether kids find socializing as natural as smiling or as hard as learning a new language, this book can help them improve their social skills so they can better enjoy the benefits of friendship. Practical advice covers everything from breaking the ice to developing friendships to overcoming problems and being a good friend. True-to-life vignettes, "what would you do?" scenarios, voluminous examples, quizzes to test learning, "Try This" assignments for practicing techniques, and advice from real kids make this an accessible life-skills handbook.



Survival Guides for Kids

Helping Kids Help ThemselvesĀ®

Straightforward, friendly, and loaded with practical advice, the Free Spirit Survival Guides for Kids give kids the tools they need to not only survive, but thrive. With plenty of realistic examples and bright illustrations, they are accessible, encouraging, kid-friendly, and even life-changing.
Contents
A friendly introduction
What's the big deal about friends?
Ten steps for meeting and making new friends
Seven tips for growing friendships (and four friendship flubs to avoid)
Strengthen your social skills
and your friendships
Put together great get-togethers
How autism, ADHD, and other conditions can affect friendships
How to handle fights, hurt feelings, and other friendship troubles
When friendships end
The next step : being the best friend you can be.

Additional Information
Subjects Friendship in children -- Juvenile literature.
Friendship -- Juvenile literature.
Interpersonal relations in children -- Juvenile literature.
Interpersonal relations -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher Minneapolis, MN :2014
Other Titles Making and being friends
Language English
Description 119 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9781575424729
157542472X
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