70 Play Activities Book

70 Play Activities Book2018-08-26T11:09:26+00:00

70 Play Activities For Better Thinking, Self-Regulation, Learning and Behavior is HERE!

Written for teachers, educators, and clinicians whose work involves playing, talking or teaching children who would benefit from better executive function and social-emotional learning skills, 70 Play Activities incorporates over 100 research studies into printable worksheets, handouts, and guided scripts with step-by-step directions, to empower children to learn and behave better.

“I am a clinician doing therapy with young kids and this book is awesome! It has lots of very specific activities to do and does a great job of explaining how to do the activities in various settings. Wonderful book!”

Here is what our colleagues are saying about 70 Play Activities..., Ashley D.

“A playful way to strengthen executive function skills. Includes an excellent summary of brain research, executive function skills, and the critical role of physical activity. Favorite activities from the book include Flashlight, Picture This, and Freeze Dance.”

Packed with activities for therapy and school counseling..., Liana L.

Packed with worksheets, handouts, and guided scripts with step-by-step directions, this definitive resource will put you to the top of your play game. With over 70 activities designed to improve thinking, self-regulation, learning and behavior, your tool kit will be full and your creative brain will be inspired to craft your own meaningful exercises. Play now, Play later…with 70 Play Activities for better brain functioning and learning.

“With 70 Play Activities we aim to improve the trajectory of children’s learning by integrating the newest neuroscience with activities children love!”

This definitive resource in cognitive-exercise and executive function direct instruction integrates the newest science on movement, cognition and play. With over 70 activities designed to improve thinking, self-regulation, learning and behavior, your tool-kit will be full and your creative brain will be inspired to craft your own meaningful exercises.

FEATURING

Perfect for the classroom, clinic or home!

Based on years of clinical experience and educational work, Harvard-trained psychologist, Lynne Kenney, PsyD, and school psychologist, Rebecca Comizio, MA, MA-Ed, NCSP have created fun, imaginative, and brain-based activities, strategies and exercises for children and adolescents to develop attention, planning, executive function and mood management skills.

Executive Function Direct Instruction

  • Sort it Out
  • What’s In It For Me?
  • I Can See Clearly Now
  • Picture This – I’m Organized!

Musical Thinking

  • The Love Notes
  • Musical Thinking Compositions
  • How We Encode and Retrieve Information

Self Regulation

  • Rhythm Ball
  • Big Ben
  • The Rocking V

Social-Emotional Skills

  • Who’s Jelly Beans Am I Holding?
  • I’ll Give This 10

Physical Activities

  • Pentatonic Piano
  • Be The Tree

Social Interaction Games

  • Baseball Share and Tell
  • Middle C Ohm

Social Stories

  • Periwinkle and Pace
  • Mary and Her Me, Me Me’s
  • Joey and the Cognitive Conversation

 

LIVE and Online for CE

In 2018, we shall be teaching more than 50 cognitive and motor activities to enhance thinking, self-regulation, learning and behavior LIVE and online for CE. We shall teach you how to use many of the activities from Bloom, Musical Thinking and 70 Play Activities including, “What’s in it for me?” “The Purpose Circle” “The Love Notes” “Play Math” and more. Produced in easy to listen to videos with useful classroom handouts, this is an activity-filled webinar series designed to enliven and transform your work integrating current science, tools, and strategies. Sign-up to receive FREE activities and learn about upcoming events and webinars here.

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