Some kids make friends naturally, but for others, making and keeping friends is not so easy. Studies have shown that having even one friend significantly improves a child's emotional health and school performance. Some children may struggle to make and keep friends because they do not intuitively kn
Dig Deeper into Wonder by RJ Palacio with these discussion cards. This set of 97 question cards will really get your students thinking, talking and writing about the characters, events, and themes and will help them to connect parts of the book to their own lives.
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Use these social skills task cards to discuss real social situations. They teach conversation skills, empathy, friendships, dealing with conflicts, and basic interactions. Some of the cards also ask the students to "act it out" by role playing certain situations. Each set of cards has a specific foc
Bring calm, peace, and focus into your classroom, counseling office, or home using these simple, quick, and effective 48 Mindfulness Brain Breaks. Feel good knowing that the young people you support are taking away with them transferrable coping skills they can use at home, at recess, and where ever
We are explicitly teaching kindness in our classroom to set the expectations and requirement that we are to treat each other with kindness! Use these 16 task cards to give the students an opportunity to reflect on each scenario on how they would demonstrate kindness.
I included three dif
Promote being kind, thoughtful, and caring in the classroom with these 48 random acts of kindness task cards. Builds character and community. Editable. Create your own. Easy print, cut, use format.
This is one of the most fulfilling and rewarding classroom acti
Whole Class Rewards - 95 Reward Coupons to Reward a Class for Positive Behavior! (Perfect for PBIS in your classroom!)
These reward coupons are to be used for whole group or teams, but not individual rewards/incentives.
Use these rewards to make memories! The rewards were specifically designed to
A mime in drama is creating the illusion of objects around you with the use of body language and facial expressions without the use of speech. These 48 scenarios can be used during a formal drama lesson or a quick brain break which is essential for focus and learning.
To make it easier for you to
This is a Back to School “Get to Know You” activity that will get your students moving, sharing, and building relationships! There are 16 numbered task cards for placing around the classroom (on walls, cabinets, doors, etc.). Each card contains a question. There are two options for the activity.
These self control task cards are an easy way to get your students thinking about this important topic! Students will learn about what self control is and how to use it. These task cards are no prep and can be used in a variety of ways. They are perfect for use in your individual, small group, or cl
Hey there! You just stumbled upon a set of Social Skills Problem Solving Task Cards for upper elementary grades! Dreaming of respectful kiddos, who communicate effectively & deescalate tricky social issues? Those kiddos can absolutely be yours! These real-world situations will h
This focuses on teaching and promoting kindness and kind behavior in your classroom while reducing meanness and bullying. The materials can be used for the entire class or for a smaller group of students who need to focus on improving kindness and social skills. Overall, the goal is to promote a pos
Anger management and poor impulse control begins with self-awareness, following with the introduction and practice of coping skills.
This product includes a sweet story of a shark that becomes angry when things do not go his way. His anger is shown in both his physical sensations and his actions.
Use these 44 ice breaker question cards at the start of the year as a back to school activity or anytime you want to build community in your classroom. These cards can be used in a variety of ways as discussion or writing prompts; however, they are also a great way to get your students up and moving
Hey there! You just stumbled upon a set of Social Skills Problem Solving Task Cards for upper elementary grades! This bundle contains my social skills cards for boys, girls, AND the gender neutral set! Dreaming of respectful kiddos, who communicate effectively &
Llama have a Growth Mindset!
We are explicitly teaching Growth Mindset in our classroom to set the expectations that we are to never give up and to constantly try and have a growing mindset. We can always learn from our mistakes and weakensses! Use these 16 llama themed task cards to give the st
“Gratitude SCOOT” provides a fun and motivating way for your students to reflect on all they have to be grateful for. It’s a great activity as we enter the Thanksgiving and winter holiday season, and great for encouraging an attitude of gratitude at any time of year. The questions on these cards
Help kids and young adults learn about growth mindset by understanding hard work, persistence, grit, and dedication impact your success. Students use the task cards to practice a growth mindset in all areas of their life, including at school, home, activities, with friends, and in their own belief s
Help kids and young adults practice mindfulness to help promote happiness, attention, and emotional control. Mindfulness brain breaks can help kids regain focus, inner calm, happiness, and promote a positive classroom climate. Cards include 24 unique guided activities in both color and black/white f
Teach students responsibility and build community with these 32 classroom jobs task cards. Great for back to school. The unique job descriptions are set in rhyme. The set is editable. Create your own.
These 32 classroom jobs task cards will get students wor
20 All About Me task cards to get kids up and moving during the first week of school while finding out some fun things about them at the same time!
Gets kids up and moving
Work at their own pace
Work with a partner
Get to know classmates
* 180 Ready to Print Social Emotional and Empathy Skill Task Cards *
I designed these task cards for use in my 1st grade classroom during morning meeting time. Year after year I found myself thinking "What were you thinking?!" when I see how my students interact with each other, and how they reac
Use these free task cards to help kids and young adults learn about growth mindset by understanding hard work, persistence, grit, and dedication impact your success. Students use the task cards to practice a growth mindset in all areas of their life, including at school, home, activities, with frien
Starting a conversation with students can prove challenging at times. Take a Seat Conversation Starters makes it easier! It is perfect for grades three and up! These task cards can be used in a variety of ways: as morning work, to have a morning meeting with your class, or to simply begin a conver
Looking for a way to change the atmosphere of your classroom? Want to help motivate those students who seem lost and frustrated? Then these Growth Mindset task cards, PowerPoint, posters, and printables are for you! The Growth Mindset is so important in your classroom! But some students don't just d
Are you tired of your students tattling all the time?? Do you need to teach your students the difference between tattling and reporting? You can do just that with these fun activity cards. This set includes 24 activity cards; 12 with examples of tattling and 12 with examples of reporting. Also inclu
Use as task cards, short response writing prompts, or a fun SCOOT Game! Great for test prep and the conversations that go along with getting ready to test.
“Growth Mindset SCOOT” provides a fun and motivating way for your students to reflect on the ways in which they react to new learning opportuni
Use this growth mindset bundle to help kids and young adults learn about growth mindset and positive thinking skills. In this bundle, kids will work on understanding how hard work, persistence, grit, and dedication impact your success.
Why Teach Growth Mindset
Having a growth mind
Of all of the conflict resolution strategies (or Kelso’s Choices!), “Talk it Out” or “I-Messages” are my absolute favorite. It is such an incredible tool in promoting a positive classroom climate, teaching problem solving, and developing healthy social skills.
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This resource includes over 170 unique and fun conversation starter task cards. They are the ideal mix of questions regarding self, home, friends, school, family, and beliefs. Counselors, social workers, and teachers can use these discussion cards as conversation starters or ice breakers to help stu
Mindful Yoga Cards and Sequences are a set of 25 task cards-- each one describing a different yoga pose, and 11 Yoga Sequence Cards Perfect to put on a key ring and use where ever you are! If you want to incorporate mindfulness into your classroom or counseling groups, then these
CLASSROOM QUOTATIONS: Forest Friends Edition
Use these 53 Forest Friends’ Classroom Quotations to promote critical thinking AND decorate your classroom. Thinking about thinking (meta-cognition) through quotations exercises Higher Order Thinking Skills. Gifted lea
This product contains 206 pages of task card organization labels for you to use in your classroom!
***EDITABLE VERSION NOW INCLUDED!***
These are formatted to fit perfectly into a 4x6 photo case.
Simply print, cut, and tape or glue into plastic cases to organize task cards!
These are perfect fo
The Dot by Peter Reynolds Task Cards and Inspirational Growth Mindset Posters
for Grades 2-4
Included in your download:
-20 task cards to use after reading the text, The Dot by Peter Reynolds (text not included)
-10 inspirational posters to encourage your students to EMBRACE a growt
This is a set of Social Skills Problem Solving Task Cards for upper elementary grades! Designed specifically for girls! Activities are on half a page, so they're easily cut and laminated to make the task cards. There are 7 pages (14 cards in all) with situations tha
A big part of being able to show kindness to others is having empathy. Developing a strong sense of empathy is a life-long task. These task cards present situations a student may come across in school. Your students will be able to respond to each scenario in their empathy journals.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Math Project. This mini-project allows middle school students to study influential civil rights leaders from a mathematical perspective. Fifteen task cards center around Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., those who influenced him, and those who he influenced. Students read brie
Mindful Yoga Bundle contains both Mindful Yoga Posters and Mindful Yoga Cards and Sequences.
Mindful Yoga Posters are a set of 25 posters-- each one describing a different yoga pose. Perfect for decorating your classroom, but each poster describes a different pose
Do your students like to talk? Mine do!
I wanted to give them time to talk and share with their classmates – but rather than a chaotic free-for-all, I wanted to create an activity that would provide them with an opportunity to talk and teach them a valuable life skill at the same time. Thus Class C
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HUGE VARIETY packet of 52 pages of reward coupons or brag tags, positive reinforcement, punch cards (pictured here), class rewards cards, classroom jobs cards, compliments. Pay attention to ALL your students quickly and consistently and rei
This is a set of Social Skills Problem Solving Task Cards for upper elementary grades! Designed specifically for boys! Activities are on half a page, so they are easily cut and laminated into task cards. There are 7 pages (14 cards in all) with situations that deal
CLASSROOM QUOTATIONS to Inspire Your Students: Red & Black Theme
Use these 45 Classroom Quotations to promote critical thinking AND decorate your classroom. Thinking about thinking (metacognition) through quotations exercises Higher Order Thinking Skills. Gif
Of all of the conflict resolution strategies (or Kelso’s Choices!), “Talk it Out” or “I-Messages” are my absolute favorite. It is such an incredible tool in promoting a positive classroom climate, encouraging independent problem solving, and developing healthy socia
Kindness Counts is a packet of kindness posters, task cards, and printables to promote kindness at school and at home. You’ll find posters for kindness, considerate, friendly, generous, helpful, respectful and thoughtful behavior. Students are challenged to complete acts of kindness. Task cards can
These "Get Real With Teens About Diversity + (in)Equality Cards" were designed to invite honest self-reflection and courageous conversations. The topics address real and often challenging issues that impact the lives of young people today.
Topics addressed include:
CLASSROOM QUOTATIONS to Inspire Your Students: Blue & Green Theme
Use these 45 Classroom Quotations posters to promote critical thinking AND decorate your classroom. Thinking about thinking (metacognition) through quotations exercises Higher Order Thinking Ski
Emotions color our world and our perceptions of reality. You can’t have fun at a party if you enter feeling sad. A student who is excited about leaving for a vacation at 3:00 may not be in the right frame of mind for test taking at 2:00. When you are standing before your class and beginning a lesson
CLASSROOM QUOTATIONS to Inspire your Students: Coral & Navy Theme
Use these 45 Classroom Quotations to promote critical thinking AND decorate your classroom. Thinking about thinking (metacognition) through quotations exercises Higher Order Thinking Skills. Gi
Back to School is just around the corner and the 4th Day of 4th Grade will be upon us before we know it. Although the first days of school are special, the 4th day of 4th grade should not be overlooked! Perfect for any 4th grade classroom, these Back to School task cards for the 4th special day of
Are you looking for a fun new way to engage your students for back to school? These fun DIGITAL task cards called ”Boom Cards” will have your students begging for more. These cards are played on the BOOM LEARNING platform. They are interactive cards that discuss good or poor choices out on recess.
Scoops of Friendship consists of a 24 question scoot game to help student determine if the behavior being displayed is that of a friend, or not. Also, Cones of Friendship allows students to create their own friendship cones that can be hung around the classroom or hallway.
Includes black and whi
Your students will love exploring perseverance, persistence, and grit using technology! This is a set of 12 QR codes that will connect your students to videos explaining and demonstrating empathy. Print the cards, tape them around the room, and go! Students will be out of their seats while doing mea