Personal Power Student Effectiveness Training Lesson Plans and Student Worksheet Book Series

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Personal Power Student Effectiveness Books

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Student Effectiveness Training

Lesson Plan &

Student Worksheets

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$39 Each, $117 Set of 3 Volumes


100 lesson plans per book, 300 lesson plans in the entire series. Each volume contains 10 chapters. Each chapter contains 10 lesson plans. Many lesson plans include printable worksheets that can be reproduced for use with students. $39 each volume, $117 set of 3 volumes.

Three books, sold individually or as a set of 3 volumes. This series is the only comprehensive curriculum for teaching difficult, challenged and problem K-12 youth to develop and use coping, school and social skills. Authored by Ruth Herman Wells, M.S.and originally sold by Pro Ed Publishers. Now sold by Youth Change Workshops.

improve student conduct bookThe Personal Power Book Series of behavior and discipline techniques is the only comprehensive system for rapidly and effectively teaching difficult, challenged, and problem youth to succeed in school.

This series was developed with and for troubled teens and children. It was especially created to turnaround violent, withdrawn, challenged, unmotivated, absent, learning disabled, and out-of-control youth and children through Grade 12.

This lesson series was developed to give teachers, special educators, court workers, social workers, counselors, psychologists, foster parents, and youth professionals all the techniques needed to teach youth how to succeed in school emotionally and socially.

The Personal Power behavior management lesson plan series is composed of three books, each containing 10 lesson plans that require minimal preparation.

Each lesson plan includes truly unique techniques that assist students into making changes they might normally fight or avoid.

Lesson plans include printable worksheets, many with lively cartoons, enjoyable contests, interesting games, fill-in-the-blanks, stories, experiential role-plays, and other innovative techniques and devices that are so creative and innovative, that you can’t find them anywhere else.

The series’ three volumes focus on three areas of success: school, with self, and with others.

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The lesson plans in Becoming an Effective Student help unmotivated youth to discover the importance of school. Skills covered include how to manage and complete homework, control frustration, and complete class assignments.

The Gaining Self Control volume provides techniques that help even impulsive, ADHD-affected, defiant, agitated, challenged, disinterested, troubled students build better self-management.

peer interaction skills lesson plansThe lessons included in the Peer Interaction Skills volume help children and adolescents learn and use the social skills they need to function. The lesson plans in this volume systematically teach students step-by-step how to start and maintain conversations with peers, stop conflict and bullying, and how to avoid being bullied or negatively influenced by problem peers. The volume also addresses appearance and hygiene, and how to interact with peers of diverse cultural backgrounds.

The complete Personal Power Combination Kit includes these three volumes: Gaining Self Control; Peer Interaction Skills; and Becoming an Effective Student. Books have a lie-flat binding, and reproducible printable student worksheets are included with many lesson plans.


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Personal Power Student Effectiveness Training
Lesson Plan and Student Worksheet Book Series


student effectiveness training booksBecoming an Effective Student:
Succeeding in School

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Part of the Personal Power: Student Effectiveness Training Series Kit, the Becoming an Effective Student volume contains 10 chapters of help for children and teens to discover the importance of school.

Skills covered include building motivation and interest in school, homework management and completion, test study skills, frustration management, and basic school organization skills.

Think of this volume as offering a class called School Skills 101 to your students. This books shows children and teens how to look, act, and behave like students.

If you are tired of chronic classroom behavior and management problems, this volume has the powerful, more effective techniques you need to overcome the most serious challenges you face with your most difficult, uncooperative, unmanageable, disturbed, disabled, and disinterested students.

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book to help students with emotional problemsGaining Self-Control:
Succeeding with Self

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The Gaining Self-Control volume of the Personal Power lesson book series gives you hard-to-find, but much needed techniques that assist even very impulsive, defiant, angry, distracted, impaired, disabled, challenged, and emotionally troubled children and youth to gain and consistently use impulse control, judgment, anger control, and basic self-control skills.

Also included in this volume are esteem building and goal setting techniques that are crafted to work when conventional methods fail. If you need fresh, lively, updated techniques, lesson plans, and student worksheets that can actually transform emotional problems, this volume is the book you’ve been searching for.

Students’ emotional problems will not go away on their own. If you want to better manage these issues, you have to address them directly. Gaining Self-Control is the comprehensive intervention book that can be the only resource you need.

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peer interaction skills lesson plansPeer Interaction Skills:
Succeeding with Others

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The Succeeding with Others volume is a treasure trove of innovative, one-of-a-kind lesson plans and worksheets that can powerfully reshape students behavior so they can learn the social skills they need.

The lesson plans show students how to begin to converse appropriately with others, as well as how to avoid interpersonal conflict. Families are supposed to teach their children social skills, but more and more families can not or will not. Only the school and agency can fill the gap that remains when parents can’t or won’t provide this training.

Social skill deficiencies will not get better or disappear on their own. If you want to stop hassling the social skill problems, this volume has the fastest, most creative, cutting-edge techniques to accomplish that right away. If your students struggle with peer interaction, this volume has your solution.

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About Ruth Herman Wells
Author/Trainer Ruth Herman Wells, M.S. is the director of Youth Change Professional Development Workshops. In 2011, Ruth was rated as a Top 10 U.S. K-12 educational and motivational speaker by Speakerwiki and Speakermix. She is the author of several book series, a columnist, adjunct professor for two universities, and a popular keynote speaker and workshop presenter. Ruth's dozens of books includes Temper and Tantrum Tamers and Turn On the Turned-Off Student.