Distance Learning in Fifth Grade
Well, we are in the midst of a global pandemic that caused districts worldwide to abruptly shutter their schools and classrooms. There's...
Coping Skills Checklist
This is a free checklist to help kids identify coping skills they already use or ones they’d like to try. A longer checklist is available in our Workbook.
SELF-ESTEEM: School Counseling Game & Lesson *50 Ways to Build Self-Esteem!
What kid do you know who doesn't love a good old fashioned fortune teller? This paper craft game will not only have your students begging to play more, but will also help them build their self-esteem, as they reflect on and devise a plan-of-action to increase self-confidence and belief of their unco...
An Easy Activity to Promote Growth Mindset - Create Dream Explore
I love to start the year building classroom community with Peter H. Reynold's books like The Dot and Ish. They are great read aloud books to begin a
Read Alouds for the Growth Mindset
Elementary teachers share tried and true resources tested in our own classrooms - Classroom Tested Resources
14 Children's Books That Promote a Growth Mindset
*Updated for 2019* These growth mindset children's books send the message that hard work, effort, & a willingness to learn and grow leads to success.
Affirmations for Kids - Lemonade Brain
Affirmations for kids are wonderful and powerful! We all know, I love affirmations! I use them daily and, hello, I’ve been creating new ones left and right for you! But what about using them for …
When Students Say, "I Can't Do It..."
I don't know about you, but one of the reasons I wanted to become a teacher is because I find the "aha" moment (also known as the "lightbul...
Growth Mindset Teaching Ideas and FREE Resources
Ideas and resources to promote a growth mindset in elementary students! Make sure to grab the free resources in the post!
100+ printable school lunch jokes
2 years ago Kristen Duke introduced the first set of lunch jokes, and they were very popular! So she has released a few new ones with help from her friend Kim at the 733 blog. The new set includes …
Encouraging Lunch Box Love Notes for Kids
Grab these adorable free printable encouraging lunch box love notes for kids! For boys and girls, use them anywhere. In sports bags, lunch boxes, under pillows!