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Growth Mindset and SBG Bulletin Board Downloads

I already included the pictures of my two new bulletin boards this year in my massively long post of classroom pictures today, but I wanted...

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Instant Comfort - today's art therapy project

In my art therapy group today I brought in small match boxes - easy to carry in your pocket. The idea is to have something to remind you of good self talk when your most troublesome emotion is bothering you. The outside of the box tells what bothers you. Inside are words and phrases you can say to yourself for comfort. Here's what my students created. UPDATE: Since several people have asked me how I did this, here is a small tutorial (without photos, I'm sad to say.) Buy a packet or two of…

Benefits of Yoga SATURDAY, JUNE 2013 Infographic: What is Mindfulness Meditation? -We've all heard and read about the many health benefits of meditation, mindfulness and living in the moment. Mindfulness Therapy, Benefits Of Mindfulness, What Is Mindfulness, Meditation Benefits, Mindfulness Practice, Practice Yoga, Meditation Practices, Mindfulness Psychology, Reiki Benefits

Mindfulness

Research continues to emerge linking mindfulness based meditation to better physical and mental health. Here are the many reasons you should start liv

Looks like a great resource for teaching mindfulness and self-awareness. Love th… Looks like a great resource for teaching mindfulness and self-awareness. Love the “Be the pond” activity. Let it go coloring/worksheet: Counseling Activities, Group Counseling, Art Therapy Activities, Social Work Activities, Counseling Worksheets, Art Therapy Projects, Drawing Activities, Elementary Counseling, Mindfulness

Mindful Mantras for Kids - Left Brain Buddha

Mantras help us find the space to respond skillfully instead of reacting unthinkingly. They can help our children, too. Try these mindful mantras for kids!

Make your own mindful breathing wand Teaching young children mindfulness is a lot easier and more fun than one might think. As an early childhood therapist, I adapt and find ways to make social and emotional lessons more creative and … Counseling Activities, Art Therapy Activities, Social Activities, Feelings Activities, Calming Activities, Therapy Games, Elementary Counseling, Elementary Art, Mindfulness

Make your own mindful breathing wand

Teaching young children mindfulness is a lot easier and more fun than one might think. As an early childhood therapist, I adapt and find ways to make social and emotional lessons more creative and …

Affirmations - as girls get older, low self esteem is a constant issue. Regularly doing these affirmations with the girls can help counteract alI of the negatives they hear or tell themselves. I really like this one, although I want to look up some instr Art Therapy Activities, Group Activities, Self Esteem Activities, Art Therapy Projects, Coping Skills, Social Skills, Social Work, Therapy Tools, Play Therapy

8 Tips New Test Takers Should Know

I was determined to find a new way to review test taking tips with our third graders this school year. As everyone knows, this is their first year taking the “Big Test.” In the past, …

File this under Growth MIndset tools! This is a wonderful anchor chart. Perhaps one of the few times I might include the "what not to do" when coaching, teaching or modeling! Self-coaching is a great tool to prepare the mind for the journey ahead. Book Study, Anchor Charts, Social Skills, Social Work, Classroom Management, Behavior Management, Elementary Schools, Elementary Teacher, Montessori Elementary

Growth Mindset - Talk It

This month's character trait of Optimism fits in with our Growth Mindset goal for March. For our "Talk It" component of Growth Mindset, teachers can create positive, growth mindset-type anchor charts for student self-talk. The following is a sample chart that you could use for reference when creating one for your own class: Developed by Fieldcrest Elementary School teachers Asking the students to think of things that "slow them down" when they're learning is a good way to get the discussion…

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My Ikigai – What gets me up in the mornings

The Japanese word Ikigai (pronounced ee-ki-guy) is used to describe “why I get up in the morning” . Finding your Ikigai can mean a deep and often lengthy search of self. However, when…