The One Goal of Gabby the Ghost
Social and Emotional Learning for the Real World
Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) skills are the tools that every child needs to succeed in school and in life. This book introduces readers to the SEL skill of goal setting, a key part of the SEL core concept of self-management. Readers will follow Gabby as she defines her goal and then works to achieve it. Eye-catching illustrations, a stimulating storyline, and a relatable situation will engage students as they acquire integral skills for daily life. For a comprehensive learning experience, this fiction title can be paired with the nonfiction title Why Are Goals Important? (ISBN: 9781725355279). The instructional guide on the inside front and back covers provides vocabulary, reflections, background knowledge, text-dependent questions, whole class activities, and independent activities.