Early Learners (ages 4-7)
The We Thinkers! series helps children build foundational social competencies and essential life skills through stories, lessons, and play activities. The teachings help kids better understand themselves and others, develop self-awareness, perspective taking, social problem solving, and supports students’ social-emotional learning, relationship building, classroom learning, and academic performance. The material is designed to be used with both typically developing children and those with social learning challenges. The series, which is broken into Volume 1 and Volume 2, is used and loved around the world by kids, parents, and professionals alike.
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You Are a Social Detective! Explaining Social Thinking to Kids, 2nd Edition
You Are a Social Detective! Explaining Social Thinking to Kids, 2nd Edition Ages: 5-10+ A 2021 multi-award winner! The social world is a big, complicated place that requires us to constantly figure out hidden rules in situations to help us make sense of how we are all interpreting and responding to each other’s actions and reactions. Expanded and revised, this award-winning 2nd edition provides an all-new structured approach to observation, illustrations that reflect a broader range of inclusion and diversity in characters, and lessons for deeper learning which include activities and practice pages for readers as they learn to observe a situation, the people, and what’s happening—a skill set that can then be used everywhere they go, whether it’s at home, school, or within the community. Interventionists will find specific teaching tips and an expanded glossary of Social Thinking Vocabulary and concepts to guide young readers in exploring tools to help them make smart guesses to ultimately figure out the social emotional chain reaction. Learn more
We Thinkers! All-In-One Bundle
We Thinkers! All-In-One Bundle Ages: 4-7 Now for the first time in one great-value bundle! Multiple award-winning We Thinkers! is our premier social emotional learning series for helping social learners ages 4–7 develop foundational social competencies. These practice-proven, evidence-based materials are designed for both typically developing children and those with social learning challenges to strengthen social perspective taking, self-awareness, executive functioning, social problem solving, and so much more. Learn more
Superflex… A Superhero Social Thinking Curriculum Package (two-book set)
Superflex… A Superhero Social Thinking Curriculum Package (two-book set) Ages: 7-10+ Looking for an engaging way to teach social awareness and self-regulation? Superflex® to the rescue! Kids around the world are having fun learning social emotional strategies and practicing new skills to boost their “Superflex powers.” Without realizing it, they’re working hard to improve their self-regulation and flexible-thinking abilities! Get to know Superflex, the superhero inside us all, and the 14 original Unthinkables—characters who represent common unexpected behaviors—and dive into self-regulation strategies. The storybook introduces students to the world of Superflex and the Unthinkables, and the curriculum includes lessons, handouts, and visual tools to transform your classroom, clinic, or home into a Superflex Academy. Learn more
Social Thinking Frameworks Collection | A Set of 26 Social Thinking® Teaching Frameworks
Social Thinking Frameworks Collection | A Set of 26 Social Thinking® Teaching Frameworks Ages: 4 - adult Got complicated kids? We’ve got 26 powerful visual tools to help you and your social learners crack open the social emotional world—all in one collection. We’ve distilled 25 years of our core learning and teaching into hands-on, ready-to-use , 8.5” x 11” scaffolds to help both interventionists and social learners organize, talk about, understand, and navigate diverse social landscapes. Learn more
Superflex Super Sticker Collection: Thinkables & UnthinkaBots
Superflex Super Sticker Collection: Thinkables & UnthinkaBots Ages: 8-10 New important changes, additions, and updates! Over 500 fun, colorful stickers showcase our team of UnthinkaBots (formerly Unthinkables), our team of Thinkables, and the idea that “Superflex is Me!” Perfect for use at home, at school, in the clinic, or on the go, these stickers complement Superflex®… A Superhero Social Thinking® Curriculum as a great way to support the lessons that Superflex and the Team of Thinkables are within each of us providing metacognitive strategies to figure out how to self-regulate in different social contexts. Stickers should be used to encourage a metacognitive focus and self-awareness of kids’ own Thinkable powers, as well as the powers of their UnthinkaBots. Learn more
Self-Regulation with Superflex! Get Started Bundle
Self-Regulation with Superflex! Get Started Bundle Ages: 5-10+ Get started introducing Superflex® with these cornerstone products that teach children the basics of self-regulation while making social emotional learning fun! Begin with You Are a Social Detective!, which encourages kids to observe the social world and introduces our core Social Thinking Vocabulary to help them learn more about social norms, perspective taking, and how our actions impact others. Move on to the Superflex Curriculum Package and get to know Superflex, our own personal self-regulation superhero, and the 14 original Unthinkables®. Also included are our Superflex Super Sticker Collection, Superflex Bingo, plus Superflex: My Hero Inside music CD, as a bonus gift! Learn more