Nicole Hearn
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To teach your students about friendship, give them craft stick puppets!  Talk about tricky social situations (like pushing in line, or needing to share one toy) and have them act out positive responses with their puppets.  Great for the beginning of the school year, or any time your kids need a refresher!

To teach your students about friendship/diversity using friendship sticks. Age: Foundations: Engage in cooperative play experiences for sustained periods of time. & Imitate and model friendship skills.

Art Therapy Ideas - brilliant & all you need is paper or a journal & some crayons! Great for Mindfulness too!!

Art Therapy Art Therapy Ideas - brilliant & all you need is paper or a journal & some crayons! Great for Mindfulness too!

Buy or DIY:  Story Stones

story stones, hand-painted rocks, childrens literacy, art stones, tell me a story. Cool new idea. Everywhere you go find a stone. Gather the stone(s) and when you get back home paint them to match the memories!

12 emotions included with this pack including word flashcards

12 emotions included with this pack including word flashcards. I am going to replicate this for both younger and older kids to identify emotions in social stories.

Emotion boxes love this #therapy idea. #DBT #groups

Instant Comfort Box (Self help Tool Kits) Art Therapy Project. Something to carry in your pocket for positive self talk.