Our system game provides practice and enrichment for important system concepts in an effective and enjoyable way. Game best for Intermediate through High School Levels. Materials provided in English and Spanish. Enjoy!
Classroom and Small Group Activities for Teachers, Counselors, and Other Helping Professionals: Volume 2. Fun-to-present, proven-to-work books of supplemental classroom and small group activities for pre-K12 and beyond. Volume 2 includes over 250 activities and activity sheets (where appropriate) in the strand areas of Other Awareness, Self-Control and Group Cooperation.
Classroom and Small Group Activities for Teachers, Counselors, and Other Helping Professionals: Volume 1. Fun-to-present, proven-to-work books of supplemental classroom and small group activities for pre-K12 and beyond. Volume 1 includes over 250 activities and activity sheets (where appropriate) in the strand areas of Self and Decision Making/Problem Solving.
Each System Level Contains: The Self-Concept Series and Weave Behavior Management Component; Self-Talk/Self-Pictures Component; Performance-based Curriculum Component; Staff Implementation Skills Component; Activity Sheets; Observation/Evaluation Instruments; Checklists and Forms, and much more
The Grow With Guidance System Manual: The Grow With Guidance System includes everything you need to implement an effective, comprehensive, performance-based guidance system, appreciated by educators and students alike.The Manual Includes: a complete explanation of the System; organization information; implementation information; complete observation/evaluation instruments; information to be duplicated; Children's Affect Needs Assessment (CANA); Invitational Teaching Survey (ITS); standards framework; formulas and much more.
G.G. Raddbearie Sings: Our system music provides practice and enrichment for important system concepts in an effective and enjoyable way. Music best for Primary and Intermediate Levels. Materials provided in English and Spanish. Enjoy! 24 songs total (12 songs, one with lyrics, one instrumental).
An innovative way to combine character education and the Native American culture. Featuring 12 Native American totems that represent various character traits, this program can be used in a variety of ways: Individual or small-group counseling: As students relate their birth date to the corresponding totem, they will learn their totem's strengths and develop greater self-confidence. Classroom guidance: Choose the totem that relates to the lesson's presentation date, present the lesson, and read the original story. Students will gain greater insight regarding character traits and Native American culture. Includes reproducible activity sheets.
This innovative six-unit program uses optical illusions, science experiments, quizzes, activity sheets, role-plays, and class discussions to attract and hold students' interest while they learn basic friendship skills. The program focuses on identifying common interests among students, practicing inclusion skills, building classroom cohesion, teaching basic conversational skills, and role-playing common friendship problems. Each 30-45 minute lesson includes step-by-step presentation directions, required reproducible activity sheets, plus a list of any additional easy-to-obtain materials that may be needed. A pre/post-test is included. For use with small groups or classroom guidance.
A five-lesson classroom or small-group program that packages effective test-taking strategies and relates them to the word FOCUS. Each lesson emphasizes one of the letters of the word FOCUS and students learn: F-FACE IT: Have a positive attitude about tests and pay attention. O-ORGANIZE IT: Organize your body in a testing position and organize the answer choices. C-CONQUER IT: Conquer negative feelings about taking tests. U-UNDERSTAND IT: Read carefully and understand absolutes like all, never. S-SCAN IT: Look over the test when you're finished, scan for any mistakes. This program will hold students' interest with the included posters, activities, and worksheets. Includes ASCA standards.
In this popular book for middle school counselors, you will find complete directions for presenting small groups on stress, self-esteem, bullying, coping, divorce, anger management, decision making, grief and loss, and skills for success. Also included is the popular Grab Bag Guidance group, a small-group program that touches on self-esteem, anger management, stress management, loss, and bullying. Each group begins with one of the 18 included energizers. In addition to the many discussion topics, reproducible activity sheets, and interactive activities, each small group includes a bingo game which is used to review the concepts presented in the group. For use with small groups.
This sensitive, reassuring book emphasizes the value of grieving, gives children opportunities to express their feelings, discusses the important decision to attend or not attend a funeral, and explores what life will be like now that a loved one has died. Cleverly illustrated with a minimum of text on each page, this book includes many pages for children to write or draw their thoughts, feelings, and hopes for the future. Whether it is divorce; the death of a family member, friend, or pet; or an accident or an expected loss; this book will bring comfort and hope to the grieving child. For use with individuals and small groups.
Groups To Go makes it easy for the busy counselor to develop and present small groups. A compilation of 14 small groups divided into the three most desired topics for early elementary students - Behavior: Anger, Facing Reality, Attention-Seeking, Controlling Anger; Academic Improvement: Listening Study Skill, Concentration Study Skill, Another Year In The Same Grade, Time Management, Study Skills/Work Habits, Making The Decision To Learn; and Understanding Self And Others: Self-Esteem, Shy Or Withdrawn Students, Self Confidence, Friendship. Each session is laid out with its purpose, materials needed, and a step-by-step session plan. For use with small-group counseling.
This clever, nine-session activity-oriented reproducible booklet helps children be "brave knights" and cope with the reality of a divorce, better understand the family situation, and express their feelings about the divorce. The leader's guide gives step-by-step directions for presenting each session which includes insightful discussion questions. For use with individuals and small groups.
If you'd like to see your students stop flipping through binders trying to find papers; crumpling, tearing, and misplacing papers; or carrying binders whose rings do not close completely or align correctly, The Notebook Doctor can come to your rescue. Created, evaluated, and refined over an eight-year period, this innovative program has successfully helped middle school students better organize their notebooks and achieve greater academic success. The Notebook Doctor was created by a middle school counselor. Using a medical theme, she devised a one-time workshop to teach students why and how to organize their notebooks in an orderly fashion. For use with small groups, classrooms, workshops.
This book is a bag of tricks need it nowmergencyo-brainert-your-fingertips resource for counselors who work with students in Grades 3-7. Intended to be an aid to the school counselor whose student needs help right away, this book includes 50 resource pages on the topics of problem solving, school skills, character education, anger, self-concept, and feelings. Allowing the student to color the sheet and/or add illustrations while discussing and writing about the issue will create a safe, relaxing, and therapeutic atmosphere in your office. The student will return to class encouraged and ready to learn! Includes ASCA Standards. For use with individual counseling.
Quilly has not been the same since the death of his grandfather. His porcupine quills become bristly and heavy. "Sideways grief, that's what you have," his friend Barby tells him. "It happens when your feelings try to find a way out even if you don't want them to." Includes supplementary information on children's concerns about death and grief, suggestions for adult/child interaction, discussion and story-related questions, additional helpful suggestions, 13 reproducible activity sheets, and ASCA standards. For use with individuals and small groups.