Spotlight on Social Skills Elementary: Conversations

Ages: 6-10
Grades: 1-5

Simplify the many aspects of conversational skills and help your students fit in socially with these lessons designed for those with autism spectrum disorders and language-learning disabilities. The activity pages are filled with graphic organizers and interesting photos and art.

The lessons give students specific, clear directions that teach them to:

  • use appropriate listening and speaking behaviors
  • begin and end a conversation
  • reciprocate in conversations
  • avoid hogging conversations and interrupting during conversations
  • choose interesting topics
  • show interest in a conversation
  • evaluate their conversation performance

The activities teach explicit conversation skills with these learning strategies:

  • direct instruction
  • modeling
  • observation
  • discussion
  • role-playing
  • other guided practice

Extra helps include:

  • pretest/posttest
  • conversation skills checklist
  • answer key

40 pages 8.5 x 11, softcover 2009


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