This kindness-themed guidance lesson is the perfect way to guide your students in building friendship and social skills! Through various activities, you will guide your students to: initiate a conversation with a new peer, reduce stress they may feel over not being included (ex- during lunch or recess), make new friends, distinguish between emergencies and requests to talk to the counselor, and more! This product also comes with an optional homework activity. It can also be co-taught with the counselor beginning the lesson and the teacher following up and finishing the lesson. This resource includes 1 90-minute lesson plan, the Friendship Role Play Game, role pay card scenarios, a "Do You Have an Emergency?" poster, counselor request forms, and more! This lesson is appropriate for students in grades three through twelve.