Conversation sticks: made out of Popsicle sticks. Putting them in a jar for the kids to take them out of and use, or hand out for a walk-around-and-talk activity. Questions related to vocabulary units, or common questions
Early Elementary Counseling Tool: What are Things I Can & Can't Control
traumasocialworker: “ I am a big advocate for the use of poetry therapy, and have found it to be a very useful tool for counseling. This particular poetic technique is called an “I Am” poem. The poem is a fill-in-the-blank exercise, which is great.
Use permanent marker to write questions on a ball (soccer, beach, volleyball etc). Could also add numbers and have a numbered question sheet for students to refer to. Whatever number their thumb lands closest to is the question they answer.
This self respect lesson includes activities and printables. It can be used by teachers or guidance counselors in whole group or small group settings. I use it for a girls' group. It works well with character education programs. Includes 22 page interact