Our Latest Lesson Leader is Sierra Bishop, middle school counselor. Sierra has put together a great program for the soon-to-be sixth graders in her district. I visit the 5th graders in May with some live examples of students that survived the transition (current 6th graders) They help me review
I believe it is important as a school counselor to help students find their voice. I like to listen to what they have to say. Middle Schoolers are very insightful young people. They still have a sense of fairness and responsibility, yet they still are full of innocence and youth.
Lunch Bunch this week started with one word written on my whiteboard: HAPPY It also started with two questions: “Can you spread happiness to others?” “Have others’ happiness had an effect on you?” Then we watched this you tube video by Pharrell Williams: There are definite immediate effects from