The Tough Kid Tool Box


The Tough Kid Tool Box

For Grades: K–12

ISBN: 978-1-59909-110-5
Publication Date: 2020

Details: 240 pp. and 85+ downloadable reproducibles

Product ID: 110-5

Price: $43


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The Tough Kid Tool Box, companion to The Tough Kid Book, supplies ready-to-use, classroom-tested materials to help motivate and manage even the toughest-to-teach students. Inside you’ll find forms, reproducibles, directions, and tips to implement behavior management strategies such as:

  • Mystery Motivators
  • Home Notes
  • Self-Monitoring Forms
  • Behavioral Contracts
  • Tracking Procedures
  • Unique Reinforcers
  • Classroom Interventions


  • Guidance on conducting an FBA (functional behavior assessment)
  • How to use your FBA to develop a Behavior Intervention Plan
  • Strategies such as Clean Your Plate, Points for Grumpy, the Be Cool Program, and more

The Tough Kid Tool Box provides complete step-by-step instructions so you can use the tools immediately, even if you haven’t read The Tough Kid Book.

The book includes full-size blackline masters for copying, and reproducible forms in both English and Spanish are available for download.

Includes CD with reproducible tools in English and Spanish.

I cannot imagine consulting with teachers or delivering direct services without the wealth of innovative, comprehensive, and sound approaches that characterize The Tough Kid Tool Box.
—Susan M. Sheridan, Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln