What's Inside Your Backpack?: activity coping w/ tough times & trauma

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Pawsitive School Counselor
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42 pages
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I actually used this with my teachers before I used it with my students so they could understand trauma and what our students come to school with everyday. Thank you for this great resource!
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This activity set is a great companion for "What's Inside Your Backpack" by Jessica Sinarski.

This activity set covers many SEL concepts such as:

Feelings (bravery, hope, shame, fear worry)

Mindful breathing

Coping skills



Coping with change

Family changes


The PDF download includes:

* task cards, 8 activity ideas

* Parent/Caregiver handout on helping students of trauma

*craft activity

*Scoot game

*Mindfulness activities and breathing printable

*Lesson guide


Copyright © PawsitiveSchoolCounselor, Laura Filtness. All rights reserved by the author. This product is to be used by the original downloader only. Copying for more than one teacher, classroom, department, school, or school system is prohibited. This product may not be distributed or displayed digitally for public view. Failure to comply is a copyright infringement and a violation of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA). Clipart and elements found in this PDF are copyrighted and cannot be extracted and used outside of this file without permission or license. Intended for classroom and personal use ONLY. See product file for clip-art and font credits.

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