This list of books is broken down under categories and then a brief description of the book is provided underneath. The categories provide a starting off point when looking for books that would be appropriate when speaking about or targeting a certain area of Social Emotional growth.
Julia Cook, a former educator and school counselor, she has written many books for children and teachers, including the popular page-turners I Just Don’t Like the Sound of No!, Making Friends Is an Art! and The Worst Day of My Life EVER!
Her activity guides for teachers offer classroom-ready fun to reinforce the life lessons shared in her storybooks.
Howard B. Wigglebottom is a video or book series aimed at grades K-4.
- Howard B. Wigglebottom Learns to Listen
- Howard B. Wigglebottom Listens to His Heard
- Howard B. Wigglebottom Learns We Can All Get Alon
- Howard B. Wigglebottom Listens to his Friends
- Howard B. Wigglebottom Learns It’s OK to Back Away
Written directly to kids in grades 4 to 12, of special interest to readers are the ways anger messes up their lives. Child psychologist Jerry Wilde discusses the causes of anger in relation to Rational Emotive Theory. Exercises in the books will help kids think clearly and be less hostile.
Buy Book from Amazon – https://www.amazon.ca/Hot-Stuff-Help-Kids-Chill/dp/0965761002
Buy book from Chapters/Indigo – https://www.chapters.indigo.ca/en-ca/books/hot-stuff-to-help-kids/9780965761000-item.html