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Routledge Teacher Book of the Month - April 2011

What's the Buzz?

A Social Skills Enrichment Programme for Primary Students
By Mark Le Messurier, Madhavi Nawana Parker
Published 23rd March 2011 by Routledge 244 pages

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Some children, for all manner of reasons, struggle to make friends and fit in socially. What’s the Buzz? is a unique sixteen-lesson social skills enrichment program designed to explicitly teach children how to think and relate to others in social situations.

This lively, highly practical role-play and play-based program targets everyday themes: how to greet, make and keep friends, fit in, read one’s own emotions, read the feelings of others, deal with competition and cope with worry, frustration and disappointment more constructively. Read More ...