Merrell's Strong Kids, K-2: A Social and Emotional Learning Curriculum

Merrell's Strong Kids, K-2: A Social and Emotional Learning Curriculum

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ISBN-13: 9781598579703
Publisher: Brookes Publishing
Publication date: 04/01/2016
Edition description: New
Pages: 192
Sales rank: 572,072
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Sara A. Whitcomb, Ph.D., is currently Associate Professor in the School Psychology program in the Department of Student Development at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst. She teaches courses pertaining to developmental psychopathology, psychology in the classroom, behavioral assessment, and school-based consultation. Dr. Whitcomb works with several school districts on their implementation of School-wide Positive Behavioral Interventions and Support, and her current research efforts include investigation of quality implementation features and consultation related to school-based behavioral and social-emotional learning efforts. She has co-authored several articles, the fourth edition of a textbook entitled, Behavioral, Social, and Emotional Assessment for Children and Adolescents, and she has previously held positions as a special education and general education teacher in grades K–8.

Danielle M. Parisi, Ph.D., is a Research Scientist with Amplify, an educational technology company. She is a school psychologist whose work emphasizes prevention and early intervention for improving academic and social outcomes for students. She conducts research and provides professional development in the areas of Response to Intervention/Multi-tiered Systems of support, evidence-based instructional practices, and data-based decision making.

Hill M. Walker Ph.D. is Director of Center on Human Development, College of Education, University of Oregon

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Table of Contents


About the Downloadable Material
About the Authors
Foreword Hill M. Walker
Acknowledgments

Section I Introduction and Overview
Chapter 1 About Strong Start
Chapter 2 Implementation Guidelines and Lesson Structure
Chapter 3 Overview of the Lessons
Chapter 4 What's New: Updates to Strong Start—Grades K–2 and Strong Start

Section II The Strong Start—Grades K–2 Curriculum
Lesson 1 The Feelings Exercise Group
Lesson 2 Understanding Your Feelings 1
Lesson 3 Understanding Your Feelings 2
Lesson 4 Understanding Other People's Feelings
Lesson 5 When You're Angry
Lesson 6 When You're Happy
Lesson 7 When You're Worried
Lesson 8 Being a Good Friend
Lesson 9 Solving People Problems
Lesson 10 Finishing UP!

Section III Appendices
Appendix A Strong Start Booster Lesson 1
Appendix B Strong Start Booster Lesson 2
Appendix C Recommended Strong Start—Grades K–2 Literature List

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