Books About Anxiety and Worry

Teaching younger students about more complex feelings can be difficult, but books are a great tool! Sometimes they can just outline things well or in …
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Red Ribbon Week Activities: Assembly & Lesson Ideas for Prek-8th Grade

In my experience as a social worker, our role is always in charge or at least a large part of Red Ribbon Week. And when …
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5 Mindfulness Activities You Can Incorporate This Week

Mindfulness has been trendy for a while. When I first started incorporating mindfulness activities into my lessons, I was overthinking what it was and how …
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10 Fidgets That Work Well With My Students

Fidgets can be so much fun! There are so many different kinds and they can serve many different purposes. With the right expectations and systems …
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Books About Anxiety and Worry

Books About Anxiety and Worry

Teaching younger students about more complex feelings can be difficult, but books are a great tool! Sometimes they can just outline things well or in a way that is easy to understand. It’s even better…

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Red Ribbon Week Activities: Assembly & Lesson Ideas for Prek-8th Grade

Red Ribbon Week Activities: Assembly & Lesson Ideas for Prek-8th Grade

In my experience as a social worker, our role is always in charge or at least a large part of Red Ribbon Week. And when you work with a large age range like I do,…

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5 Mindfulness Activities You Can Incorporate This Week

5 Mindfulness Activities You Can Incorporate This Week

Mindfulness has been trendy for a while. When I first started incorporating mindfulness activities into my lessons, I was overthinking what it was and how it worked. But mindfulness doesn’t need to be confusing or…

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10 Fidgets That Work Well With My Students

10 Fidgets That Work Well With My Students

Fidgets can be so much fun! There are so many different kinds and they can serve many different purposes. With the right expectations and systems in place, fidgets can be used appropriately. Below is a…

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How I Plan and Determine Class Lessons for the Year

How I Plan and Determine Class Lessons for the Year

It took me a long time to plan and determine class lessons for the year. And, they will probably change again! I always try to keep some of the topics the same, but for others,…

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Counseling Items I Look For in the Target Dollar Spot

Counseling Items I Look For in the Target Dollar Spot

The Target Dollar Spot. It seems like everywhere you look someone is talking about something they bought from there. You can find some great counseling items in the dollar spot, but there are some that…

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