2 Social Stories in 1 Unit: Moving Away (When My Friends Move AND When I Move)
When Friends Move and When I Move, 2 stories in 1:Moving is an emotional process. When someone you love moves away or you must move away from someone you love, it hurts. It's a time full of emotional highs and lows. This unit is designed to help a child work through the grief process that is accompa...
5 Tips for Teaching Emotions to Elementary Students - HoJo Teaches
Teaching emotions is a vital skill for many students. Here you'll find five tips to help you better teach emotions in the classroom. Click for more tips!!
The Good Egg Activities for School Counseling - Counselor Keri
The Good Egg Activities - use these activities to help students understand what is and is not their responsibility & practice self care for managing stress!
Helping Kids Cope with Separation Anxiety
Separation Anxiety often looks like crying, screaming, tantrums, or hiding, pouting, and mutism. Transition tools and planning guides are helpful in easing the anxiety and helping times of separation become a little easier. Much of this unit is to help adults modify their behavior to help their litt...
Social Story: Sharing and Taking Turns - a complete unit
Sharing and taking turns are frustrating skills for kids to learn. It involves staying calm, asking politely, negotiating wisely, waiting patiently, and putting others first. "My turn. It's mine. I want it." These are typical cries of kids who struggle to share and take turns. In this story, Savann...
Teaching Honesty in the Classroom
Teaching Honesty in the Classroom; character education; classroom community; honesty for kids
Social Emotional Learning Anchor Chart Ideas for Your Classroom
Decorating your classroom is important, and anchor charts are one of those teacher favorite ways to add some color to the classroom space and remind students of important information at the same time. Social-emotional learning is incredibly important, and these creative teachers have turned some of the concepts into memorable anchor charts. Core Concepts …
20+ books to help children who worry or suffer from anxiety - Laughing Kids Learn
If you are wanting ways to help your child who worries all the time then look at these 20+ books to help children who worry or suffer from anxiety.
Books for Kids Who Worry or Have Anxiety
Are you looking for some books to share with kids who worry or have anxiety? Here are some great titles to help your kids work through their feelings.
Coping with Frustration
Frustration often looks like hiting, kicking, biting, yelling, throwing objects, and crying. When young children become frustrated their emotions take over and they act out in inappropriate ways. This cute social story teaches kids strategies to use when frustrated. The frustrating situations and r...
Help Kids Stop Complaining
Complaining and whining characterize children who lack gratitude and thankfulness. Ignoring complaining and whining allows negativity to grow in a child's heart. In this unit, Grateful Goose teaches children how to hear their own negative thinking and turn it into positive thinking. If you have a kiddo or a group of kiddos who complain about everything, this unit can really help them turn their thinking around. The fill-in-the-blank version allows kids to jump into the story and the 11…
Teaching Children to be Honest
Telling the truth and being honest are important life skills. But kids lie all the time because of peer pressure or fear of consequences. In this social story, kids will learn to always tell the truth or others won't believe them. This unit includes:★ Instructional Social Story★ Strategy Posters - 3...
Helping Kids Overcome Frustration
Frustration often looks like hitting, kicking, biting, yelling, throwing objects, and crying. When young children become frustrated their emotions take over and they act out in inappropriate ways. This cute social story teaches kids strategies to use when frustrated. The frustrating situations and reactions presented in the story are ones that a child ages 2-5 might face at home or in a daycare/preschool environment.
Videos about Empathy for Kids: 18 Short Clips to Help Understand Others
These 18 short videos about empathy help kids build their own empathy muscle, and understand others' perspective and experiences.
Growth Mindset: The Power of Yet - The Brown Bag Teacher
Encourage students to realize the power of growth mindset and yet with this read aloud and free graphic organizer perfect for primary classrooms.
20 Things You Can Say to Help an Angry Child
Looking for strategies to help an angry child? In this post, I share 20 simple things you can say to help a child manage their anger.