25 Alternatives to Saying"Good Job"
Breaking the habit of hollow praise is not easy, so here is a list of 25 alternatives to "good job" plus a free printable poster to help you remember!
12 Sites Where I Get FREE Therapy Materials! - Playing With Words 365
Recently I wrote about 12 Places where I get therapy materials…however number 12 was actually FREE online materials. I promised I would come back and tell you some of the places that I get free materials. So here it goes. #1, #2 & #3: My number one place I have been using the last several […]
Your Life in Comics (Girls) Archives - Make Beliefs Comix
500 free printables from MakeBeliefsComix.com! Print out a blank printable and write in your response. Free educational printables are organized by theme, great for the classroom.
Natural Light Child Photography
Little Jay Photography: I am just returning to photography, after about 10 years away from it. The last wedding I shot was with 2 35 mm film cameras and a medium format! I am starting over quite frankly, as it's been so long, I need to get back into a groove. I have recently been offering less than expensive "mini-sessions" for portfolio building. (Mainly friends and friends of friends). Focusing my efforts on children/families. And although I hope for my own children soon, I have little…
The Worry Box
I am always looking for counseling techniques to use individually and in small groups. There are so many ideas! I lean toward techniques and strategies that are easily accessible, effective, and FR…
Telling Vs. Tattling Activity Pack
Can't get your class to stop tattling? Have you tried everything?? Me too! Here are some materials to use for lessons on the difference between tattling and telling. It includes: - a sign with questions students can ask themselves to decide it if is a tattle or a tell -definition signs of tattli...
A SUPER FUN CHRISTMAS GAME - Happy Home Fairy
*Update – If you like this game, you will also like my fun Christmas Carol Game HERE, as well as my top favorite Christmas-themed Minute-to-Win-It Game Ideas HERE.* Last year I posted about a fun Gift Exchange Game for you to play with your friends and families during the Christmas season. You can check it out HERE. It’s amazing. THIS […]
Intro Class Lessons K-12
I had 30 minutes with each class to do an intro lesson to school counseling. Here's what I did with each level: K-1: Object Lesson Materials Needed: Rainbow Fish book Finding Nemo ("just keep swimming") Dumbo (great listener) puzzle pieces (help put the pieces together) heart (care about all of the students) Frozen characters ("Let it go!") Star (reach for the stars and achieve goals) angry birds (anger management) happy face (help you be happy to be at school) tissue (dry up tears when…
What I Need to Know to be Safe - iMOM
We all want our kids to be safe. To help prepare for scary scenarios, iMOM put together a printable to attach to the inside of your child’s clothing or backpack while traveling.