Kids at Home Social Skills Activities
Pay Attention (PA)
We want to teach our child(ren) to Pay Attention so they will gain useful information and learn more. People will be more likely to Pay Attention to children if they Pay Attention to others. And, children will understand what to do.
(Click on each image to see the activity.)
|PA Activity 1 – Lesson||PA Activity 2 – Song||PA Activity 3 – Practice|
|PA Activity 4 – HAPkey Story||PA Activity 5 – Sam Video||PA Activity 6 – HAPkey Video|
|Parent Tip – Week 1|
Follow Instructions (FI)
We want to teach our child(ren) to Follow Instructions so they will get things done faster, do things correctly, and likely have more free time.
|FI Activity 1 – Lesson||FI Activity 2 – Song||FI Activity 3 – Practice|
|FI Activity 4 – HAPkey Story||FI Activity 5 – Sam Video||Parent Tip – Week 2|
Get the Teacher’s/Person’s Attention (GTA)
We want to teach our child(ren) to Get the Teacher’s/Person’s Attention respectfully. When children Get other’s Attention without interrupting, they are more likely to receive the Attention they want. And, they will get along better with others.
|GTA Activity 1 – Lesson||GTA Activity 2 – Song||GTA Activity 3 – Practice|
|GTA Activity 4 – HAPkey Story||GTA Activity 5 – Sam Video||Parent Tip – Week 3|
Ask Permission (AP)
We want to teach our child(ren) to Ask Permission. When children Ask Permission, they avoid doing something that could be a problem and, they increase the chance Permission will be given.
|AP Activity 1 – Lesson||AP Activity 2 – Song||AP Activity 3 – Practice|
|AP Activity 4 – HAPkey Story||Parent Tip – Week 4|
Accept No (AN)
We want to teach our child(ren) to Accept No. When children Accept No, they avoid taking up time that could otherwise be spent doing something they enjoy, and it increases the chance they may get yes in the future.
|AN Activity 1 – Lesson||AN Activity 2 – Song||AN Activity 3 – Practice|
|AN Activity 4 – HAPkey Story||AN Activity 5 – Sam Video||Parent Tip – Week 5|
Accept Feedback (AF)
We want to teach our child(ren) to Accept Feedback. Feedback is intended to help. When they Accept Feedback, they will make fewer mistakes and be more successful in life.
|AF Activity 1 – Lesson||AF Activity 2 – Song||AF Activity 3 – Practice|
|AF Activity 4 – HAPkey Story||AF Activity 5 – Sam Video||Parent Tip – Week 6|
Calm Down (Cobra)
We want to teach our child(ren) to Calm Down when they are angry. Managing their anger constructively will help them Make Good Choices, help build positive relationships, and promote life success.
|COBRA Activity 1 – Lesson||COBRA Activity 2 – Song||COBRA Activity 3 – Practice|
|COBRA Activity 4 – HAPkey Story||COBRA Activity 5 – Michael Gets Mad Video||Parent Tip – Week 7|
Making Good Choices (MGC)
We want our child(ren) to Make Good Choices. When children Make Good Choices, they will have better relationships, experience more positive outcomes, and be more successful.
|MGC Activity 1 – Lesson||MGC Activity 2 – Song||MGC Activity 3 – Practice|
|Parent Tip – Week 8|