ERIC Number: ED235457
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Social Skills: Alternatives to Aggression.
Hawaii State Dept. of Education, Honolulu. Office of Instructional Services.; Hawaii State Dept. of Health, Honolulu.
The goal of this unit is to assist students in understanding and practicing pro-social skills as alternatives to aggressive behavior. Intended for grades four to seven, the unit contains seven modules: (1) "Self-Appraisal"; (2) "Relaxation"; (3) "How to Listen"; (4) "Communicating Your Wants to Others"; (5) "Controlling Your Anger"; (6) "Responding to Teasing"; and (7) "Negotiation." Included in each module are an overview, goals, activities, debriefing ideas, competency evaluation suggestions, and positive feedback activities. The appendix offers relaxation exercises which are recommended for use at the beginning of each module, and additional positive feedback activities. A pre/post questionnaire for assessing student behavior is also included. (DC)
Descriptors: Aggression, Behavior Change, Conflict Resolution, Intermediate Grades, Interpersonal Communication, Interpersonal Competence, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Listening Skills, Prosocial Behavior, Relaxation Training, Self Evaluation (Individuals), Student Behavior, Units of Study
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Hawaii State Dept. of Education, Honolulu. Office of Instructional Services.; Hawaii State Dept. of Health, Honolulu.