Teamwork Isn't My Thing, and I Don't Like to Share: Volume 4 (Best Me I Can Be) (Hardcover)

Teamwork Isn't My Thing, and I Don't Like to Share: Volume 4 (Best Me I Can Be) By Julia Cook, Kelsey de Weerd (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Julia Cook, Kelsey de Weerd (Illustrator)
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RJ's having another bad day.

His teacher wants him to work with bossy Bernice, messy Frankie, and Norma (who just sits and picks her nose) on a report about Egyptian mummies. After a frustrating school day with his "team," RJ goes home to find only one cookie left in the jar - and his mom makes him share it with his sister With the help of his coach, RJ learns that working as a team and sharing are skills needed not just on the soccer field, but in school and at home too

Together Everyone Achieves More Share this story with kids in grades K though 6 before assigning the next group project Strengthen social and emotional learning and help kids learn to interact with each other in positive and constructive ways. Four simple steps each for using the social skills of teamwork and sharing are presented in rhyme so they are easy for listeners to recall when needed.

This is the fourth storybook in Julia Cook's BEST ME I Can Be series which teaches children that social skills can make home life happier and school more successful. Tips for parents and educators to effectively teach working as a team, sharing with others, and showing graciousness are included at the end of the picture book.

The series also includes:
    • The WORST Day of My Life EVER
    • I Just Don't Like the Sound of NO
    • SORRY, I Forgot to Ask
    • I Just Want to Do It MY WAY
    • I Can't Believe You SAID That

About the Author

Julia Cook, a former school counselor and teacher, has written many books on behavior and health for children. She has received the Association for Educational Publishers Distinguished Achievement Award, and her books have been honored by the National Parenting Center and Mom's Choice Awards. Her storybooks show children how to make a positive difference in their lives by teaching them lifelong problem-solving skills. Her Best Me I Can Be series of children's books teaches essential social skills, such as Working as a Team and Sharing. Julia's ultimate goal is to make a positive difference in the lives of children, parents and educators by teaching lifelong problem-solving skills to kids.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781934490358
ISBN-10: 1934490350
Publisher: Boys Town Press
Publication Date: August 1st, 2012
Pages: 32
Language: English
Series: Best Me I Can Be