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Classroom Guidance Lessons

Fair vs. Equal - Awesome lesson to teach during the first week of school in order to address making accommodations for students with special needs

Tattling versus Informing - tattling lesson plan

Write "terms to know" on the board and then have each student erase one and tell the class something about that term (definition, connection, example, etc.). Follow link to read about using a graffiti board as an Activating Prior Knowledge lesson.... Could do this for extra credit..

My School Counselor Activity from the Savvy School Counselor

My Future Is So Bright! Goal Setting Activity free

FREE Powerpoint games you can modify: Jeopardy, Wheel of Fortune, Millionaire,etc.

A lesson about kindness! - Purchased from A Year of Many Firsts

Kindness lesson / activity -- "Kind Heart, Stinky Choices"

Wrinkled Hearts - "Before you speak, think and be smart. It's hard to Fix a wrinkled heart."

The Digital Citizenship Survival Kit to teach online safety and etiquette rules. Love love love this!!!!!!

Goal Setting Lesson Read How Grinner Became a Winner by Robert Bowman, John Chanaca and students created goals.

Smiling is contagious. A lesson in kindness.

Four corners post-its, one from each student, then they create the best answer in the center.

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Stand Tall Molly Lou Melon: These statements go with the UMBRELLA of SUPPORT. Older kids can probably fill in their own, but I provided this list to the 2nds grade class that I work with.

Stand Tall Molly Lou Melon UMBRELLA OF SUPPORT. We did that as a class, using the document camera and smart board. All of the "statements" (see other file/pin) were cut up and drawn from a bucket. The kids help determine which column each statement belonged.

Using the children's book "If Everybody Did" we talked about the power of our actions. Great conversation about influence and consequence. Drawing activity after reading the book. #parenting #kindness #kidlit

How's your social filter? A fun, hands on lesson to teach kids to keep some thoughts in their head.

Intro lesson- Great story for little ones on "What Is The School Counselor?"

Elementary School Counselor: Ways to calm down students at the end (and during) classroom guidance