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 Life Skills
JW1410 Forms And You $23.00
ISBN: 9780825101410 ISBN10: 0825101417.
Written by: Nadine Stukel.
Reproducible Softcover, 50pp.
Give your students practice in filling out a wide variety of real life forms. This book includes forms for Social Security, driver's license, the armed forces, college entrance, and more. It also provides practice in reading and following directions and helps students learn to write clear, concise responses.
JW2734 Living on Your Own: an Independent Living Simulation $18.00
ISBN: 9780825142734 ISBN10: 0825142733.
Written by: Jean Bunnell.
Softcover, 126pp..
Let your students experience independent living without leaving the classroom with this handy guidebook which will help them build solid skills in finding the right job, choosing a place to live, and managing expenses. It also includes activities on using the Internet for information about jobs and housing, electronic banking, and up to date health and nutrition information. Teacher's Edition contains daily lesson plans, lesson scripts, extension activities, and answers to all activities in the student book.
JW2819 Living on Your Own: an Independent Living Simulation Teachers Edition $23.00
ISBN: 9780825142819 ISBN10: 0825142814.
Written by: Jean Bunnell.
Let your students experience independent living without leaving the classroom with this handy guidebook which will help them build solid skills in finding the right job, choosing a place to live, and managing expenses. It also includes activities on using the Internet for information about jobs and housing, electronic banking, and up to date health and nutrition information. Teacher's Edition contains daily lesson plans, lesson scripts, extension activities, and answers to all activities in the student book.
JW350 Income Tax Made Easy Student Book $19.00
ISBN: 9780825163500 ISBN10: 0825163501.
Written by: Patricia Petherbridge-Hernandez.
3rd Edition, Softcover, 116pp. (Author), Kathleen O'Donnell.
Show your students a painless alternative to preparing an income tax return with this practical and updated guide! It guides students step by step through the tax process with 45 sequential activities thereby building the students understanding of taxes through realistic practice. Teacher's guide includes teacher notes, background, answers, additional discussion questions, and more.
JW3517 Income Tax Made Easy Teachers Guide $21.00
ISBN: 9780825163517 ISBN10: 082516351X.
Show your students a painless alternative to preparing an income tax return with this practical and updated guide! It guides students step by step through the tax process with 45 sequential activities thereby building the students understanding of taxes through realistic practice. Teacher's guide includes teacher notes, background, answers, additional discussion questions, and more.
JW4682 What's Next? A Simulation Of Adult Life Stages $36.00
ISBN: 9780825164682 ISBN10: 0825164680.
Softcover, 200pp..
Here is a new publication developed to help adolescents transition into adulthood. The chapters engage students in a simulation of four different stages of adulthood: You are Done with High School, Living on Your Own, You are Married, and You have a Family. Highlights of this program include applying money management, decision making, and critical thinking skills and addresses federal special education laws for Individual Education Plans that require transition to be considered for students at the age of 14 and met for students at the age of 16. This book can be used in combination with a life skills curriculum, a consumer mathematics curriculum, or any other program which supports emerging adults.
JW8439 Survival Vocabulary $26.00
ISBN: 9780825128431 ISBN10: 0825128439.
Written by: G Wedler.
Softcover, 186 pp, Grade Level: 6-12.
This practical book will motivate students to master 200 essential vocabulary words that reflect current issues and lifestyles. Within each of the ten lessons twenty new words are introduced through 11 different learning approaches to appeal to varied learning styles. Challenging exercises make vocabulary development an activity process. Teaching notes and complete answer keys are included.
JW8523 Consumer Math Success Kit $36.00
ISBN: 9780825128523 ISBN10: 0825128528.
Written by: David E Newton.
Reproducible Softcover, 326pp.
Reinforce a wide range of consumer math skills with this guide. This kit addresses relevant topics such as interest rates, taxes, prices, ATM banking, and more. Each section includes a clear explanation with worked out examples, realistic practice problems, and useful teaching suggestions. Answers are included.
JW8633 Survival Vocabulary Stories: Learning Words in Context $26.00
ISBN: 9780825128639 ISBN10: 0825128633.
Written by: K Whitten.
Softcover, , 195 pp, Grade Level: 6-9.
The fifty reproducible stories and comprehension exercises strengthen the vocabulary learned in Survival Vocabulary and expand word instruction to real-life situations. Probing questions and writing activities will develops students' thinking skills and the use of selections which feature teenagers will keep them interested. Also included are a reproducible list of vocabulary words and definitions for each of the ten units, as well as answer keys for all the exercises.
JW8691 Positively! Learning to Manage Negative Emotions $21.00
ISBN: 9780825128691 ISBN10: 0825128692.
Written by: Robert Kerr.
Softcover, 114pp..
Teach your students effective strategies for dealing with challenging situations by using rational emotive techniques which will help them develop alternatives to inappropriate behaviors. Students will be taught to think and act constructively when triggered by anger, embarrassment, and other difficult emotions. Included are 25 easy to follow lesson plans, worksheets, and unit tests.
JW8707 Tough Decisions: 50 Activities in Values and Character Education $23.00
ISBN: 9780825128707 ISBN10: 0825128706.
Written by: Ann Bourman.
Softcover, 60pp, Reproducible..
Help teens deal effectively with real life decisions as they explore topics such as parental expectations, shoplifting, cheating, and divorces. This text brings issues to life with reading, writing, role playing, and group discussion activities.
JW8843 Following Directions $23.00
ISBN: 9780825138843 ISBN10: 0825138841.
Written by: Nancy Lobb.
Softcover, 82pp..
Develop students listening, critical thinking, and comprehension skills through 33 activities for learning the difference between listening and hearing, using directions, understanding test instructions, and more. This guide targets special needs and ESL students and highlights key listening strategies and extension activities in the teacher notes.
JW9138 Your Checking Account, 4th Edition (10 pack) $142.00
ISBN: 9780825159138 ISBN10: 082515913X.
Written by: Victoria W Reitz.
Teach students the skills they need to maintain a checking account! This book uses real life forms for practice with making deposits, writing checks, keeping a check register, and balancing a checkbook. It builds experience with electronic banking including ATMs, debit cards, and online banking, guides students through a six month banking simulation and contains revised and updated information about debit cards, online banking, and more. Teacher's guide includes an answer key, extra reproducible forms and a pre and post tests.
JW9145 Your Checking Account Teacher's Guide $16.00
ISBN: 9780825159145 ISBN10: 0825159148.
Written by: Victoria W Reitz.
4th Edition.
Teach students the skills they need to maintain a checking account! This book uses real life forms for practice with making deposits, writing checks, keeping a check register, and balancing a checkbook. It builds experience with electronic banking including ATMs, debit cards, and online banking, guides students through a six month banking simulation and contains revised and updated information about debit cards, online banking, and more. Teacher's guide includes an answer key, extra reproducible forms and a pre and post tests.
JW9444 Counting Money And Making Change $23.00
ISBN: 9780825139444 ISBN10: 0825139449.
Written by: Nancy Lobb.
Reproducible Softcover, 66pp..
Help your students recognize coins and common bills, as well as learning to count amounts in different combination's and making change. Also supplied are teacher materials that include reinforcement activities, a pretest, and a post test. Answer Key included.
JW9451 41 Activities In Basic Money Management $22.00
ISBN: 9780825139451 ISBN10: 0825139457.
Written by: Nancy Lobb.
Grade 4 reading level, reproducible Softcover, 70pp..
Give students the practical skills they need for successfully managing their personal finances! This guide will build students vocabulary and skills so they can deal with the day to day challenges of maintaining financial responsibility. Your students will understand basic paycheck vocabulary, credit card statements and loan payments. Complete answers to all questions and problems, as well as many suggestions for implementing each activity, meaningful real world extensions, and much more.
MZ3602 How To Do Good After Prison: A Handbook for Successful Reentry $19.95
ISBN: 9780970743602 ISBN10: 0970743602.
Written by: Michael B Jackson.
Softcover, 160pp..
There are two types of barriers that can hinder an ex con's successful re entry into society. There are those created by public policy and public attitude. However, in too many cases, there are also those barriers he creates for himself by lacking a plan, the right attitude, or the personal commitment to see it through. 'How to Do Good After Prison?' is a practical guide of advice, insight, and motivation to help ex prisoners overcome the barriers and succeed after prison.
 
 Life Skills  | Life Skills Literacy Series

A highly practical resource which helps intermediate and advanced students prepare for the tasks of life outside the classroom. This six-book reproducible set uses dialogues, dilemmas, and scenarios to introduce lessons on savings accounts, car insurance, finding good doctors, looking for housing, and much more! Vocabulary practice, discussion writing suggestions, and Internet resources are included to help students apply their classroom knowledge to the community.
JW2741 Community Resources $21.00
ISBN: 9780825142741 ISBN10: 0825142741.
Written by: R Kimball.
A highly practical resource which helps intermediate and advanced students prepare for the tasks of life outside the classroom. This six-book reproducible set uses dialogues, dilemmas, and scenarios to introduce lessons on savings accounts, car insurance, finding good doctors, looking for housing, and much more! Vocabulary practice, discussion writing suggestions, and Internet resources are included to help students apply their classroom knowledge to the community
JW8280 Cars & Driving $21.00
ISBN: 9780825138287 ISBN10: 0825138280.
Written by: R Kimball.
A highly practical resource which helps intermediate and advanced students prepare for the tasks of life outside the classroom. This six-book reproducible set uses dialogues, dilemmas, and scenarios to introduce lessons on savings accounts, car insurance, finding good doctors, looking for housing, and much more! Vocabulary practice, discussion writing suggestions, and Internet resources are included to help students apply their classroom knowledge to the community
JW8302 Spending and Saving Money $21.00
ISBN: 9780825138300 ISBN10: 0825138302.
Written by: R Kimball.
A highly practical resource which helps intermediate and advanced students prepare for the tasks of life outside the classroom. This six-book reproducible set uses dialogues, dilemmas, and scenarios to introduce lessons on savings accounts, car insurance, finding good doctors, looking for housing, and much more! Vocabulary practice, discussion writing suggestions, and Internet resources are included to help students apply their classroom knowledge to the community
JW8825 Medicine & Health $21.00
ISBN: 9780825138829 ISBN10: 0825138825.
Written by: R Kimball.
A highly practical resource which helps intermediate and advanced students prepare for the tasks of life outside the classroom. This six-book reproducible set uses dialogues, dilemmas, and scenarios to introduce lessons on savings accounts, car insurance, finding good doctors, looking for housing, and much more! Vocabulary practice, discussion writing suggestions, and Internet resources are included to help students apply their classroom knowledge to the community
JW8833 Personal Paperwork $21.00
ISBN: 9780825138836 ISBN10: 0825138833.
Written by: R Kimball.
A highly practical resource which helps intermediate and advanced students prepare for the tasks of life outside the classroom. This six-book reproducible set uses dialogues, dilemmas, and scenarios to introduce lessons on savings accounts, car insurance, finding good doctors, looking for housing, and much more! Vocabulary practice, discussion writing suggestions, and Internet resources are included to help students apply their classroom knowledge to the community
JW9422 Housing $21.00
ISBN: 9780825139420 ISBN10: 0825139422.
Written by: R Kimball.
A highly practical resource which helps intermediate and advanced students prepare for the tasks of life outside the classroom. This six-book reproducible set uses dialogues, dilemmas, and scenarios to introduce lessons on savings accounts, car insurance, finding good doctors, looking for housing, and much more! Vocabulary practice, discussion writing suggestions, and Internet resources are included to help students apply their classroom knowledge to the community

 

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