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Books about feelings
Aug 05

Lessons and Books About Feelings

By Laura Driscoll | Social Emotional Skills

Children’s picture books are the perfect way to introduce different social emotional skills. One of the first social emotional learning standards is teaching students to identify feelings. These four books are my favorite for showing students that we all have a range of feelings and all feelings are okay.There are affiliate links in this post. […]

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In my heart review and companion activities
Apr 17

In My Heart: Feelings Activities

By Laura Driscoll | Group Counseling , Individual Counseling , Social Emotional Skills

Identifying feelings and understanding feelings is an essential social-emotional skill. This is always where I would start in counseling and where most social-emotional curriculums begin. If a student can’t identify how they feel, it’s awfully hard to manage those feelings.  While we don’t have a shortage of feelings activities or books on feelings, I think In […]

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develop coping strategies
Aug 07

Help Your Students Develop Coping Skills

By Laura Driscoll | Individual Counseling , Social Emotional Skills

In counseling, you work with students to develop coping skills. You introduce different strategies. They practice them perfectly in role play. Then when they actually need these coping strategies, they don’t use them. They didn’t stick.  Part of the reason they didn’t stick, is because we didn’t teach them effectively. With so many social emotional skills, […]

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