Welcome to Guidance
Kindness is showing others how valuable they are. We should think of kindness as something that everyone can give freely. When we choose kindness, we are choosing to be positive and uplifting. Show kindness today! Your challenge this month is to show others how valuable they are.
Color of the Month- Chartreuse
The color Chartreuse Is associated with good health. It is said that people who like this color are energetic and creative. Their positive outlook helps them make friends easily.
Animal of the Month- Elephant
Elephants take care of and comfort each other. In the wild, a mother Elephant has help from other elephants and together they will raise the baby. Even in the wild there are acts of kindness.
Week 1. List 5 ways you can show kindness this month.
Week 2. Pick a family member to show kindness with your words.
Week 3. Pick a friend to show kindness with your actions
Week 4. Write a message of encouragement to someone.
Sprinkle a bit of kindness everywhere you go!
Welcome to the 2020-2021 school year!
Classroom Guidance Lessons will be designed to encourage students’ academic, social/emotional and career awareness. Students will learn how to develop peer relationships, effective social skills, decision-making skills, effective communication, and explore safe and healthy choices. Students will also learn various coping strategies and ways to handle various challenges through:
Large and small group hands-on activities
Classroom Guidance Topics
August- Intro to Guidance/ Wisdom/Bully Prevention
October- Integrity / Drug/Alcohol Prevention/Decision-Making
April- Peace/Career Awareness
Small Group Counseling- is provided through referrals from parents, teachers, counselors, or students. Sessions are held during the school day at a time the child’s teacher agrees would be best. Sessions are typically 30 mins. and parental permission is required.
Individual Counseling- is provided through referrals from parents, teachers, counselors, or students. The school counselor works one-on-one with the student to help them work through social/emotional and / or academic struggles that are negatively affecting their academic performance. Sessions are typically 30 mins. and parental permission is required