Strategy Sandwiches - Today I'm excited about sandwiches! Not real sandwiches, I'm excited about the strategy sandwich. I made a Calm Down sandwich for a student, who comes at lunch to practice calm-down strategies. The ingredients represent the things th
The Ultimate Guide to Social-Emotional Learning in the Classroom
A teacher’s guide to teaching social-emotional learning in the classroom. This guide has articles, children's book suggestions, videos, and a program filled with lessons and activities.
Coping Skills From Hot To Cool CBT Behavior Reflection Pack
Star Breathing- - -one of the coping skills in the Hot To Calm Behavior Reflection Pack
Problems Inside vs. Outside of Your Control Lesson Plan
Part of 3rd grade's problem solving unit, after we tackle conflict resolution, is to identify problems inside vs. outside of our control. As many, many other counselors have done, I start with a hands on
Circle of Control Anxiety Craft + Google Classroom Version
Students will enjoy this calming zen activity that helps them distinguish between things that they can control and those that they cannot control. Once they learn to refocus on the things that they can control, they will feel more self control. The f
Self-Regulation in the Classroom: 17 Zones of Regulation Activities
Teach kids self-regulation in the classroom and beyond with this collection of super fun Zones of Regulation activities, games, worksheets, and lesson plans!
Early Elementary Counseling: What Are Things I Can Control & I Can't Control
What are Things I Can & Can't Control: Anxiety & Anger Counseling
Size Of The Problem Activities And Visuals For Emotional Regulation Lessons
These size of the problem activities will help your students tell the difference between a big problem, a medium problem and small problem. They will look at examples of each and paste them into a visual handout. Students will also consider the size of their reaction to help students who overreact. These are great activities to go with social thinking, zones of regulation, or individual or small group counseling lessons!
Student Behavior - FREE CHART - classroom management for kindergarten and first grade
How do you encourage positive student behavior in your classroom? I have tried too many behavior systems to count - clip charts, flipping cards, behavior contracts… you name it and I have tried it. What I have found over the years is that no matter what, students genuinely want to do well and
Fun in Fourth
I'm Angela. I teach fourth grade. I inspire time-strapped teachers to better reach all learners through clear, comprehensive, and hands-on lessons for maximum engagement.
Mindfulness Posters - Free
FREE Mindful Breathing Posters- Includes 3 posters to help students practice mindfulness through deep breathing.
M&Ms Feelings Activity
My kids LOVE m&m's, they may or may not be used frequently as a bribe in our household. I found this idea on Pinterest and it's been ...