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    Carrie DeSimone
    Carrie DeSimone
    Carrie DeSimone

    Carrie DeSimone


    Behavioral Interventions--For Kids!: Cutting and self-harm

    How to Encourage Students; Carol Dweck Revisits the "Growth Mindset"

    Understanding the importance of developing Resilience

    Sustaining Interaction: Group Work That Works

    Our Career Bulletin Board. We asked our teachers and staff to submit their middle school pictures with their first career choice in middle school and what schools they attended. Our students were engaged with the board.

    This link leads to youtube videos of Sesame Street skits. Character on YouTube : Blog by Author Maria Dismondy

    Strengths-Based Counseling With At-Risk Youth

    Social Group Curriculum for Middle and High School Students |

    Avocado Greek Yogurt Ranch Dip - only 4 ingredients and a breeze to make! So delicious, even my kids loved it! It's so good as a dip for grilled chicken too.

    Service Dog Leash with Neoprene Handle and Reflective SERVICE DOG Lettering for Service Animal Vests, by Industrial Puppy -

    Ready Set Counsel, A Practical Guide to Being a School Counselor in the Real World by Joan Hoffmann, EdD, bridges the gap between theory and practice to get the reader up to speed in doing the daily job of a school counselor.

    Boerboel African Mastiff Puppy Dogs... I want one! He'll stay little forever mommy!

    Cyber-bullying video that is extremely effective and moving. It can connect to all ages, but especially tweens, who are beginning to use the internet. It is important to send a positive message and fix the issue before it has even started.

    * This lesson encourages students to pause before they post something online * Students will watch a short video with the band Perry sharing information about the importance of "Pausing Before You Post" * Students will then create a response to the video and pledge

    This video is very inspirational and motivating for young children. It is a different way of interpreting cyberbullying

    This is a great graphic to show kids that bullying can take many different forms. Make sure to follow-up with a lesson on how to report, prevent, or stand-up to bullying. has great resources! I

    The 10 Golden Rules for Being Cyber Smart--along with a classroom lesson and activities to get kids talking about bullying and cyber safety.

    Short video on cyberbullying for upper elementary or middle school students. Would be useful as part of a guidance lesson, particularly as an introduction to the topic.

    7 Habits Lit Lesson! Habit 1, What's the difference between being proactive and reactive? Check it out on tPt!

    The Social Express is interactive animated software for children with social learning challenges. The software addresses important social-emotional skills needed to successfully navigate our social world. The social express is designed to teach children how to think about and manage social situations to help them develop meaningful social relati...

    Minnesota White English Labrador Retriever puppies snow white - Loyal Labradors Selah

    The bulletin board behind the desk is called "Change Your Words - Change Your Mindset!" This year, I'm working to help my kids develop a growth mindset. Many of them have had a fixed mindset instilled in them through their families. They have been raised to believe that they are either a "math person" or "not a math person." This summer, I read Carol Dweck's Mindset: The New Psychology of Success.

    Bernedoodle!!! Awesome dog! Would love for it to be my & hubby's first together!

    6 Team Building Activities You Could Do Tomorrow! {Appropriate for Middle and/or High School Students}

    What's On Your Mind? Is a terrific way to get to know your students + these make an easy and awesome bulletin board too! Great activity for the first week of school and a nice ice breaker for students to get to know their new classmates.

    Start A Chain Reaction (Rachel's Challenge) Leave post its out to have students write something they can do to make a difference and post on board

    Emotion Cards – social skills games and activities to help teach emotional awareness to children with ASD

    "Knowing how to talk to a suicidal person when they are in crisis is important. Learn how to talk about suicide and get someone the help they need."

    Wishes do come true...: Attendance Board administration msip5 Missouri schools

    school counseling videos on google forms and data