Daily Visual Schedule for Kids Free Printable - Natural Beach Living
Daily Visual Schedule for keeping kids on task, This is an Amazing Free Visual Schedule and Kids Daily Schedule that is perfect for Autism, preschoolers, and toddlers. Visual schedules can increase independence and reduce anxiety, Visual schedules use pictures to communicate a series of activities. They are often used to help children understand and manage daily events in their lives. Picture Schedule for home & school, Visual Schedule Autism Printables and Daily Schedule for Kids
A Thankful Heart — A Thanksgiving Activity for Kids
This Thanksgiving activity for kids that teaches children to be thankful for the things that the people who love them do for them. Free gratitude printable!
Physical or Occupational Therapy Self Regulation Activities - Your Therapy Source
These six games provide great suggestions for physical or occupational therapy self regulation activities and require no equipment!
Fight Against Fidgeting! • A Turn to Learn
The number one way I have found to stop kids from fidgeting in class is to let them get all of their energy out another way! I make it a point sporadically throughout the day to do exercise songs in class! It makes a MAJOR difference it getting kids to sit still the rest of […]
Flashback to Third - Is this Fair?
When I was student teaching in third grade, there was a major epidemic of claiming that things in the class weren't "fair". As any of you who are teachers or have kids of your own know, the kiddos think that it's just not fair if they don't get the best of everything! I saw this idea in various posts on Pinterest and decided to try it out! I had the students sit in a circle on the rug, close their eyes, and imagine that they had an injury somewhere on their body. I received several "but…
Don't Eat the Marshmallow- 1st day of school activity- F2F or Distance Learning
UPDATED FOR DISTANCE LEARNING- Presentations are now available in google slides and can be uploaded to LMS of your choice. Also I added a procedure presentation for distance/virtual learning.This is a wildly popular first day of school activity. It has been downloaded over 40,000 times. It was so...
20+ Inside Out Clips to Help Teach Children About Feelings (The Helpful Counselor | The Helpful Counselor)
The Disney Pixar movie Inside Out was an instant hit at the box office. Children, teens, adults and especial counselors are drawn to the movie’s relateable characters and life challenges. As mentioned
A Simple Solution to End Separation Anxiety
A simple solution to end separation anxiety. Using a tool from the Conscious Discipline approach to parenting, we no longer have tearful drop offs or mornings. Working mothers and parents of preschool children, this will save your mornings.
Looking for Kindness with Elf on the Shelf
Are you ready for Elf on the Shelf with a twist? Help your Elf on the Shelf find a new focus this holiday season! If you have never heard of Elf on the Shelf, click the photo above to find out more information. Our family adopted an Elf, Speedy, several years ago from Target. I love family traditions and thought this was just adorable! This cute little guy visits your family every year and gives nightly reports to Santa about how everyone is behaving. Who wouldn't LOVE a visit from one of…
Why You Shouldn't Reward Your Kids (And What to Do Instead)
Most parents use a reward system for kids, from potty training to chores. Here's why you shouldn't reward kids (and what to do instead).