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.
FRONT COVER Helping Kids and Teens with ADHD in School A Workbook for Classroom Support and Managing Transitions Contents 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 Reflections 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? Relaxation 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 Bullying 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 Handwriting 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 Congratulations! Certificate. 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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