A much-needed manual designed to assist teachers and other adults interacting with children who are in foster care.
This communications course consists of twenty components requiring approximately 30 hours of instructional time. Each component has interactive activities designed to foster self-awareness, empathy for others, creative thinking, problem-solving skills and effective expression. The lesson plans and strategies are specifically designed for intermediate/middle school aged students. After reading through the component and organizing the lesson’s handouts, the instructor will be ready to teach the class. Lesson plans are clearly laid out to allow for reference as the material is presented.
My Notebook is a unique collection of writing activities carefully designed to provide teachers and students with a wide range of personal journal writing opportunities. With over 80 activities, My Notebook provides writing ideas that explore life changes, feelings, friendships, family, healthy living and much more.
Transition to Retirement: The Uncharted Course reveals what there is to learn about that crucial transitional phase from when you leave your job to when you feel significantly engaged in the life of retirement. It is not about finances or lifestyle; it is about you – the person behind the work title, name-tag or job description and how to discover who you are or will be outside of your job.