Restorative Discipline is Not a "Program," It's a Mindset - The Teaching Experiment
Restorative discipline isn't a protocol, it's a toolbox full of strategies we can use to differentiate our teaching in order to help each individual child.
Fun Ways to Dismiss Your Class
I am always looking for new ways to dismiss my class. Whether we are going from the carpet area back to our desks or from our desks to ...
10 Whole Group Classroom Management Ideas - Saddle Up for 2nd Grade
Classroom managment doesn't have to be hard. This post features 10 whole group classroom management ideas that are teacher tested and proven to work!
CONFLICT RESOLUTION School Counseling Guidance Lesson, Game & Tips *Low-Prep!
What do you get when you combine role playing, art making, imagination, team collaboration, and conversations about healthy ways to deal with conflict? The interactive, low-prep Conflict Resolution Game Show! Ways to Use☀️ This FUN, interactive guidance lesson & game can be used as a stand-alone...
60 Effective Calming Strategies for Kids (or Adults!) - Very Special Tales
Do you need help calming kids down? 60 CALM DOWN strategies and ideas to help kids (& adults) when they are feeling upset or anxious: breathing exercises, sensory strategies, mindfulness ideas
Has anyone ever said or done something to you and it had your blood boiling, made you feel like crawling out of your skin with anxiety, shaking with rage, or just plain exhausted from a multitude of extremely negative emotions? If so… Then you have been TRIGGERED!!!!!
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Forecast your Choices sorting activity for Google Classroom Distance Learning
Teach self-control with this making good choices sorting activity. Students sort through positive and negatives choices and decide on alternative choices they could make. Perfect for impulsive students. Success skills taught through a fun weather theme. Learn to Stop, Think, and choose. #stopthinkchoose #teachselfcontrol
Most Popular Books About Sensory Processing Disorder
People often ask me what the best books about Sensory Processing Disorder to read are for parents of sensory kids.
Teach Self-Regulation Strategies with these Popular Books and Videos
15 self-regulation and self-control books and videos for the classroom to teach kids to calm down, self-regulate, and manage their behavior. Teachers can use these books and videos during social-emotional learning lessons and activities with kids along with yoga, breathing exercises, and using a calm down kit. #selfregulationactivities #selfcontrolactivities #socialemotionallearning #charactereducation #booksforkids #selfregulationbooks #calmingstrategies #yogaforkids
50+ De-escalation Strategies
Being able to de-escalate and defuse situations with kids and young adults is an extremely helpful skill. Kids and young adults who become emotionally overwhelmed or irritated in a situation may begin to express their emotions in aggressive or violent ways. Some examples of these behaviors might inc
Self-Regulation Counseling Group Ready to Regulate Self-Regulation Group
This elementary school counseling self-regulation group teaches students self-regulation coping strategies through engaging activities! This self-regulation group helps students use self-regulation to manage their emotions. Students will learn which feelings and actions are associated with each zone and will learn strategies on how to regulate their emotions. #brightfuturescounseling #elementaryschoolcounseling #elementaryschoolcounselor #schoolcounseling #selfregulation #zonesofregulation
Your Kids Will Listen if You do THIS
It's so frustrating to repeat ourselves endlessly. These positive parenting strategies work in a way that kids will listen (almost) every time.
CONFLICT RESOLUTION ACTIVITY: Helps Students, Children to Resolve Conflicts On Their Own
This Conflict Resolution Guide for Kids, now both printable and digital for distance learning, is a classroom lifesaving tool which helps students resolve conflicts on their own. This digital and printable lap book is an easy to use resource that empowers students to become independent peaceful pr...