Back 2 School! Behavior Management!
How many days do you have left of summer break? Let me check the calendar...40 days until I'm officially back to school! But I really don'...
Cool Down Cubes
I have several students on my caseload who struggle with anger management and emotional regulation. I loved this idea for Cool Down Cubes from Entirely Elementary and decided to make a set of my own. Supplies: Plastic ice cubes - I purchased a bag of 30 from Bed Bath & Beyond for less than $4 Container - The one pictured came from the Dollar Store Permanent maker Using a permanent marker write a safe "cool down" strategy on each ice cube. For example: count to ten, walk away, talk to a…
Anger Management: 23 Free Calming Strategy Cards
Anger management strategies can be very useful to even young children as they learn to manage their own behaviour. These calming strategy cards can help!
Inside & Out of Mental Health: Movie Discussion Questions
Inside Out Lesson Plans, School Counseling
Paying Attention: 30 Sensory Strategies - The Inspired Treehouse
These days, it’s not uncommon to hear about kids who have difficulty with paying attention. They can’t sit still, they don't watch what they're doing...
Behavior Management: Think Sheet
Many of us teachers incorporate the Clip Chart behavior management system in our classrooms. This is a great tool to accompany the Clip Chart or other management system you may have in place in your class! It aligns with the "Parent Contact" level and is used simply to place responsibility back on t...
A Mini-book About Feelings For Kids - I Am A Child of Divorce
I Am A Child of Divorce is a proud part of Hope 4 Hurting Kids and we’ve decided to move this resource to that page. This is a great book for children of divorce, but is also beneficial to a wider audience. You should be redirected in the next 10 seconds. If not, please click the link below. Please wait while you are redirected...or Click Here if you do not want to wait.
30 Techniques to Quiet a Noisy Class
Most teachers have a method of calling for quiet, and we’ve collected a variety of good ideas for elementary, middle, and high school.
Childhood Trauma - Starr Commonwealth
Starr offers courses and trainings designed to enable schools, crisis teams, child and family counselors, and private practitioners help traumatized children and families. Attend a conference, earn your Certified Trauma Practitioner Certification, take an online course, book a training at your school or organization, or use an intervention program. Click on a link below to […]
Positive Behavior Management Strategies for the Primary Classroom
Hi there, everyone! My name is Marine Freibrun. Elementary school teacher, mom, wife, and blogger! I am the author of Tales from a Very Busy Teacher. I am so honored and excited to be writing a guest post for Minds in Bloom today! I am sharing TEN positive behavior management tips for the primary classroom with you today. Classroom/behavior management is one of the
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