Helping Kids and Teens with ADHD in School : A Workbook for Classroom Support and Managing Transitions.

Edwards, Jason.
London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2009.
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This fun and interactive workbook is aimed at actively engaging young people with ADHD and supporting them as they negotiate the pitfalls of growing-up, and the transition to secondary or high school. Each chapter focuses on a different key issue affecting children with ADHD around the time of school transition.
Helping Kids and Teens with ADHD in School A Workbook for Classroom Support and Managing Transitions
CHAPTER 1 Welcome: An Introduction for Adults
The Big Issues
Turning Labels into Understanding
Find Your Inner ADHD
My To Do List
Five Things Everyone Needs to Know About Helping Young People with ADHD
Effective Communication
CHAPTER 2 Getting Started
ADHD: Fact and Fiction
We Are All Unique
What the Others Say
Transition: A Trip Down Memory Lane
Transition: All Change!
You Are Not Alone!
Be the Expert
Transition: Private Investigator
Getting Started
ADHD: Fact and Fiction Answer Sheet
Understanding ADHD
Transition to High School
Handover Summary Sheet For Transition
CHAPTER 3 Feeling Great! Self-Esteem
I Am…
I Am Cool!/I Love Me!/I Rock!
All About Me
Three Wishes
Be Your Hero
Compliments: The Family Challenge
The Family Challenge: How Did We Go?
Positive Self-Talk
I Can Do It! I've Already Done It
What Could I Do If…?
Feeling Great!
Feeling Great!
CHAPTER 4 Don't Miss A Thing! Attention and Concentration
Concentration: Good Times and Tough Times
The Impact Factor
My Distractions
Concentration Tricks: Survey
Tuning Back In: The Secret Code
Make a Fidget
Movement Breaks
Checklist Challenge
Exercise Planner
What Could I Do If…?
Don't Miss A Thing!
Don't Miss A Thing! Take Control of Your Surroundings
Figuring Out Fidgets
Don't Miss A Thing! Sensory Strategies
Don't Miss A Thing! Creating a Good 'Fit'
CHAPTER 5 Keeping Cool and Calm!
Stress Volcano
When I Get Stressed I…
Triggers of Stress
What Helps to Calm Me Down?
Tense and Relax Exercise
Relax on Chill-Out Beach
Stress Busters
Create a Chill-Out Space.
Plan for Creating a Chill-Out Space
Report Card For Chill-Out Space
Doing Things Differently
What Could I Do If…?
Keeping Cool and Calm!
Keeping Cool and Calm!
Challenging Behaviours
CHAPTER 6 Getting Sorted:Organization
What is Organization?
Organization Of The Rich and Famous!
Organization Survey
What About Me?
What If…?
Bag Packing Challenge: Preparation
Bag Packing Challenge: Examples If Needed
Bag Packing Challenge: Action
Card Sorting Speed Trials
What Could I Do If…?
Getting Sorted
'What is Organization?' Answer Sheet
Organization and Getting Sorted
Memory Tips
Getting Sorted: The Big Picture
Getting Sorted: Some Specifics
CHAPTER 7 Friends and Mates
You and Your Friends
Ups and Downs of Friendships
Exploring Teasing and Bullying
Cartoon Strip
Friendship Wordsearch
Communication is the Key: Listening
Communication is the Key: 'I' Statements
Making New Friends
Keeping Things Friendly
Responding to Teasing and Bullying
What Could I Do If…?
Friends and Mates
'Friendship Wordsearch' Answer Sheet
Top Ten Qualities of a Good Friend
Friends and Mates
CHAPTER 8 Surviving Homework!
Homework Fears
Why Homework?
Quick Homework Quiz
Homework: The Good Times
Concentration and Homework
The Battle of Chaos v Calm
Where and When?
Homework Deals
Homework: It's a Juggling Act
Homework MC
What Could I Do If…?
Surviving Homework!
Making a Homework Plan
Setting Up a Homework Station
Surviving Homework!
CHAPTER 9 The Future and Beyond
The Best Bits (Young Person)
The Best Bits (Adults)
Looking into a Crystal Ball
Identifying Goals
Identifying Goals: Mind Map
Goal Setting
Goal-Setting Sheet
Goal Review Sheet
Survival Tips for Young People Living with ADHD
Implementing Strategies and Working Towards Goals
Survival Tips for Parents, Carers and Families
Survival Tips for Teachers and School Staff
APPENDIX Pictures of Carly, James and Zac.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Horstmann, Kate.
Steer, Joanne.
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