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Why Teach Social Skills?

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Which of the following disciplines of social theory is likely to focus on maintaining a healthy mental and emotional state as a primary reason to teach social skills to children?

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1. Which of the following disciplines of social theory is likely to focus on what is 'good', defined by the golden rule or utilitarian ethics, as a primary reason to teach social skills to children?

2. Which of the following disciplines of social theory is likely to focus on the human need to survive in groups as a primary reason to teach social skills to children?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

You can assess what you know about social theory with this quiz and worksheet combo. You can review your understanding of the different disciplines of social theory as they apply to the reason that teaching social skills is important.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz/worksheet offers the chance to evaluate your knowledge of:

  • The discipline of social theory that focuses on teaching social skills in order to maintain a healthy mental and emotional state
  • Which discipline of social theory focuses on what is 'good', defined by ethics
  • What social theory focuses on the human need to survive in groups
  • A social theory that focuses on participation in government

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  • Knowledge application - ensure you can recall which discipline of social theory believes in teaching social skills to maintain a healthy mental and emotional state
  • Information recall - see if you can recall what discipline focuses on teaching social skills to increase participation in government
  • Interpreting information - verify that you read and were able to correctly interpret which discipline of social theory is focused on avoiding jail time as a reason to teach social skills

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If you would like to learn more about this topic, you can find an extensive explanation in the lesson titled Why Teach Social Skills? In this lesson, you'll find a deeper review of:

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