• Kindergarten Lessons Topics
     
    What is a School Counselor?  
    Interrupting/Whole Body Listening 
    Personal Space
    Expected vs. Unexpected Behaviors
    Big problem vs. Small Problem
    Working in a group 
    Friendship skills
    Joining in to play
    Introduction to Problem Solving
    Making Mistakes
     
     
    First Grade Lessons
     
    Listening and Following directions
    Personal Space
    Hunter and His Amazing Remote Control - A mini unit teaching students strategies to be able to self regulate impulsive behaviors.  
    Friendship skills 
    Problem Solving 
     
    Second Grade Lessons
     The following topics will be addressed throughout our lessons.  
     
    Conversational Skills
       Maintaining appropriate physical distance from each other (Personal Space)
       How and when to interrupt
       Maintaining a conversation/ taking turns talking/ active listening
     Cooperative Play Skills
       Compromising/ Sharing/ Taking turns
       Asking someone to play/joining others who are playing
     Friendship management skills
       Sharing a friend
       When to tell on someone  
        Getting attention in positive ways
    Self Regulation Skills
        Recognizing Feelings
        Problem Solving
       Dealing with making mistakes/ trying when work is hard
     Empathy Skills
       Showing understanding for others' feelings
       Accepting differences/diversity 
    Conflict Management Skills
       Having a respectful attitude
       Kid size problems vs. adult size problems. (strategies to help students solve small kid sized problems on their own) 
        
     
    Third Grade Lessons
       
     
    Conversational Skills
       Maintaining appropriate physical distance from each other (Personal Space)
       How and when to interrupt
       Maintaining a conversation/ taking turns talking/ active listening
     Cooperative Play Skills
       Compromising/ Sharing/ Taking turns
       Asking someone to play/joining others who are playing
     Friendship management skills
       Sharing a friend
       When to tell on someone  
        Getting attention in positive ways
    Self Regulation Skills
        Recognizing Feelings
        Problem Solving
       Dealing with making mistakes/ trying when work is hard
     Empathy Skills
       Showing understanding for others' feelings
       Accepting differences/diversity 
    Conflict Management Skills
       Having a respectful attitude
       Kid size problems vs. adult size problems. (strategies to help students solve small kid sized problems on their own) 
     
    Fourth Grade Lesson Topics
     
    Organizational Skills 
    Positive Thinking/Positive Attitude/ Changing your mindset
    Diversity/Accepting differences
    Problem Solving Skills
    Cooperation/Group work