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Social Skills Story RECESS RULES Social Emotional Learning for Social Group


Looking for social skills stories and social emotional learning activities for preschool, Kindergarten, or special education students? This is a social narrative with original artwork teaching basic recess behavior and recess rules. The social skills story is presented in a choice format with the reader making choices when given a simple scenario. Perfect for social skills group, speech therapy, self-regulation and awareness, and communication!

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This 27-page SEL story is Ralph the Resilient Rhino Rocks at Recess. Readers get to choose what Ralph will do for his three recesses. Students learn what some “hidden rules” are for playing at recess such as making a choice between something and someone, being a flexible thinker, and being a good sport. There are no right or wrong choices in this story! 

This SEL activity and artwork is simple but SO cute and with limited distractions on the page, making it great for special education, school counseling, speech therapy activities, or any preschool classroom. 

Comes in Boom, Slides, and YouTube plus printable 28-page book, black-and-white version, a small book for coloring, 3 coloring pages, and 5 pages of visuals including Boardmaker™ icons that can be carried around for reference.

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⭐Resource includes (PDF with digital links included):

Boom Cards™: include audio and immediate feedback
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Google Slides™: play in slideshow mode for audio and clickable links
YouTube™: Hear the story, great for groups.
✅ Full-page printable story in color. Print, laminate, and bind to make a book.
✅ Printable story in black-and-white in large and small sizes. Great to give to students to color and take home.
✅ 3 coloring pages
✅ 5 pages extension communication activities

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