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Conflict

For our last lesson of the year, I reviewed the 3 different ways we respond to conflict. With our older students I go into the brain stem and our reptilian brain's fight/flight/freeze, but in the lower grades I found a great alternative that is much more developmentally appropriate from The School Counselor's Chronicle. I started by showing them this hilarious video on conflict, compliments of Sesame Street and Robin Williams: Then I introduce the 3 ways we respond to conflict as human…

Use this Growth Mindset Graphic Organizer to get your students reflecting and embracing a growth mindset this year. Make a copy then edit this template (on TeacherSherpa) to duplicate the page and edit the sections to meet your own student needs. Growth Mindset Classroom, Growth Mindset Activities, Growth Mindset Lessons, Social Emotional Learning, Social Skills, Visible Learning, School Social Work, High School, Mental Training

Teaching Resources, Printables, Worksheets and more | TeacherSherpa

Use this Growth Mindset Graphic Organizer to get your students reflecting and embracing a growth mindset this year. Make a copy then edit this template (on TeacherSherpa) to duplicate the page and edit the sections to meet your own student needs.

As someone with a degree in Communication Studies, I think this is a great lesson for FHE and simply everyone! Sandpaper Words: Great lesson on Kind Words FHE

Cotton vs. Sandpaper Words

In elementary school, a large part of what I do involves talking to students about the words that they use – the words that hurt, the words that help, and all the words in between. Although we do m…

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Following Directions

Following Directions Activity Before starting the game, collect two bags of Legos. Each bag needs to be filled with the same size and shape Legos for this activity. One child builds something with their Legos, and then he/she has to explain to their partner how to build the same structure by giving clear directions. (Their partner is not allowed to look at the structure until all the directions have been given. At that point, the two can compare how well they did communicating with one…

8 FREE Social Skill Mini Lessons by The Sunny Sunshine Student Support Store Social Skills Lessons, Social Skills Activities, Teaching Social Skills, Counseling Activities, Social Emotional Learning, Learning Skills, Group Counseling, Social Skills Autism, Social Skills For Kids

8 FREE Social Skill Mini Lessons

As school counseling providers, we are often strapped for time to plan for classroom lessons, small groups and individual student counseling sessions, due to the many hats we wear. This E-Book, 8 FREE Social Skill Mini Lessons was designed to be used with little to no-prep! It's perfect to use wh...

Teaching growth mindset - Flip That Flop! Turning Mistakes Into Opportunities – Teaching growth mindset Elementary School Counseling, School Counselor, Elementary Schools, Elementary Guidance Lessons, Montessori Elementary, Homeschool Math, Elementary Teacher, Curriculum, Counseling Activities

Flip That Flop! Turning Mistakes Into Opportunities

Flip That Flop! Turning Mistakes into Opportunities - This is a great FREE download to help your 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade classroom or homeschool students work on a growth mindset. You're going to love using this with your class or even for a classroo

Elephant Humor: Now we understand more about the Loch Ness Monster? Lago Ness, Funny Animals, Cute Animals, Wild Animals, Sneak Attack, Funny Commercials, Loch Ness Monster, The Loch, Elephant Love

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Today I am focusing on the word "attentiveness" by bringing you books about attentiveness for kids. books on listening books for helping kids with ADHD Preschool Books, Book Activities, Sequencing Activities, Social Emotional Learning, Social Skills, Character Education, Character Development, Physical Education, Special Education

Books About Attentiveness for Kids

Today I am focusing on the word "attentiveness" by bringing you books about attentiveness for kids. books on listening books for helping kids with ADHD

Looking for a great classroom community building or empathy activity for your classroom guidance lessons? You'll love this I am Human activity! This empathy classroom guidance lesson or empathy small group activity is sure to be a hit with your school cou Elementary School Counselor, Elementary Schools, Elementary Guidance Lessons, School Counselor Organization, School Counseling Office, Career Counseling, School Counselor Lessons, Library Lessons, Piano Lessons

I am Human Activity for School Counseling: I am Human Lesson

Looking for a great classroom community building or empathy activity for your classroom guidance lessons? You'll love this I am Human activity!

Brain Jump with Ned the Neuron: Challenges Grow Your Brain ~ This short video introduces kids to the powerful idea that taking on challenges can grow and strengthen our brains, and that we have the power to make our brains stronger every day Brain Based Learning, Whole Brain Teaching, Social Emotional Learning, Social Skills, Teaching Kids, Growth Mindset Videos, Growth Mindset Classroom, Growth Mindset Activities, Growth Mindset For Kids

Brain Jump with Ned the Neuron: Challenges Grow Your Brain

This short video introduces kids to the powerful idea that taking on challenges can grow and strengthen our brains, and that we have the power to make our br...

Teach Your Child to Read - Books that teach growth mind sets through biographies - Give Your Child a Head Start, and.Pave the Way for a Bright, Successful Future. Mentor Texts, Children's Literature, Teaching Literature, Child Love, Teaching Reading, Reading Lists, Classroom Reading Nook, Reading Response, Read Aloud

40 Biographies That Encourage a Growth Mindset

We can encourage a growth mindset in children and teens by reading biographies of famous individuals like these picture and chapter books.

Growth Mindset Worksheets & Teaching Resources – The World Social Emotional Learning, Social Skills, Coping Skills, Behavior Management, Classroom Management, Class Management, Habits Of Mind, Visible Learning, Classroom Behavior

Monday Made It! - July 27th

I'm joining Fourth Grade Frolics for Monday Made It again this week. I've been on vacation this last week, so my creations are computer generated. My first Monday Made It! is a morning check-in for my kiddos for their reading. I used to have a calendar for each student, and in the morning, I would call out each child's name and they would tell me the title of the book they were reading and what page they were on. I like checking in with everyone, but honestly, it takes some time. This year…

The Responsive Counselor: Space Protectors vs. Space Invaders therapy activ… The Responsive Counselor: Space Protectors vs. Social Skills Lessons, Social Skills Activities, Teaching Social Skills, Space Activities, Counseling Activities, Group Counseling, Art Therapy Activities, Social Emotional Learning, Coping Skills

Space Protectors vs. Space Invaders

This post contains affiliate links. The idea of teaching kids the social skill of personal space through space protectors and space invaders is nothing new - but I'm going to share the worksheet I used and

How to regain control of your classroom NOW - awesome classroom management tips for teachers. Effective Classroom Management, Classroom Management Strategies, Behaviour Management, Time Management, Student Behavior, Classroom Behavior, Behavior Plans, Behavior Charts, Classroom Environment

How to Regain Control of Your Classroom NOW

How to regain control of your classroom NOW - awesome classroom management tips for teachers.