I Just Want to Do It My Way! Activity Guide

Classroom Lesson Plans, Activities and Ideas for Teaching the Social Skills of "Asking for Help" and "Staying on Task"

Includes Digital Resources!

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Are you searching for creative ways to teach students the right time and way to ask for help? Would your students benefit from learning how to stay on task so they get their work done? In this activity guide, author Julia Cook offers fun activities and games to help you teach K through 6 students the social skills featured in her children’s book, I Just Want to Do It MY WAY!

More than 20 easy-to follow activities will help your students learn how and when to use the social skills of “Staying on Task” and “Asking for Help.” The activities range from individual quiet work, such as defining when, how, and whom to ask for help, to interactive physical activities that will grab students’ attention and have them up and out of their seats! Suggestions on how to blend some of the activities into academic lessons are also included.

The book provides teacher instruction, lists of materials when needed, and activity sheets for use in class or as homework.

Written by Julia Cook
Illustrated by Kelsey DeWeerd
Paperback ISBN 9781934490457
Grades K-5
32 pages
Release Date March 15, 2013

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Julia Cook

Julia Cook, M.S. is a award-winning children’s author, counselor, and parenting expert. She has presented in thousands of schools and speaks at education and counseling conferences nationally and internationally. Julia has published almost one hundred children’s books on a wide range of character and social development topics, and regularly contributes to print and television media about these topics. The goal behind Cook’s work is to actively involve young people in fun, memorable stories and teach them to become lifelong problem-solvers. Inspiration for her books comes from working with children and carefully listening to counselors, parents, and teachers, in order to stay on top of needs in the classroom and at home. Cook has the innate ability to enter the worldview of a child through storybooks, giving children both the “what to say” and the “how to say it.”

Julia Cook

Julia Cook, M.S. is a award-winning children’s author, counselor, and parenting expert. She has presented in thousands of schools and speaks at education and counseling conferences nationally and internationally. Julia has published almost one hundred children’s books on a wide range of character and social development topics, and regularly contributes to print and television media about these topics. The goal behind Cook’s work is to actively involve young people in fun, memorable stories and teach them to become lifelong problem-solvers. Inspiration for her books comes from working with children and carefully listening to counselors, parents, and teachers, in order to stay on top of needs in the classroom and at home. Cook has the innate ability to enter the worldview of a child through storybooks, giving children both the “what to say” and the “how to say it.”

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