The perfect curriculum for an Elementary School Counselor with a changing families group focused on coping skills and going through the stages of dealing with divorce or separation. Use with Google Slides and Google Classroom for digital learning. Nine School counseling lessons included, get your groups planned out with this ready-to-go curriculum. I have also detailed each session clearly so that it could be used by any educator in a small group setting or modify the lessons to use them for a whole class lesson. Geared for elementary-aged students.
❤️Includes all that you need for group from start to finish:
Now includes EDITABLE forms!
►Group Referral Forms
►Parent Consent Form (in English and Spanish)
►Student group reminders for desk
►Pre and Post Survey
►Group Rules Form
►Hall Pass for Counselor/Social Worker/Psychologist/general
⭐9 Group Session Lesson Plans
(all lesson plans include ASCA standard alignment, SEL competencies addressed, session details and objectives, script, materials, and guiding questions):
***Lessons are also sold separately***
Session ❶: Puzzle Heart Icebreaker game and Group Rules Creation
Session ❷: My Family Story (Workbook exploring each student’s story of divorce, includes 2 versions: mom & dad, parent & other parent)
Session ❸: The Divorce Storm (Learning about the feelings brought on by divorce)
Session ❹: Stages of coping with Divorce (Discovering the stage of coping with divorce each group member is currently going through)
Session ❺: Traveling between 2 Homes (Finding ways to deal with living in 2 homes and traveling back and forth, includes 2 versions: mom & dad, and an EDITABLE powerpoint to change the “parent” role based on your student’s family configuration)
Session ❻: Cinderella’s Guide to Stepfamilies (Discussing stepparents and step siblings and finding ways to improve those relationships using the story of Cinderella)
Session ❼: Sailing through Divorce (Circle of Control activity exploring what we can and can not control about divorce)
Session ❽:Coping with Divorce Heart Breaks (Coping strategies for Divorce Stressors)
Session ❾: Family Changes Game (Summarizing all that was discussed in group through a board game, with common divorce problems and students identifying positive solutions).
►Black and White versions of all lessons now included!
►Now includes Google Classroom versions for all 8 counseling lessons, the link to access this resource in google slides and instructions for use is on page 91.
▶️Where can I find the google slides link?
Google slides link and instructions are on the 3rd to last page of the PDFs.
▶️What formats are included?
-Pdf version to print out. (color and black & white versions)
-Google Slides version (links).
-Editable group forms (referral, consent, certificate, attendance, rules, pre/post survey)
▶️What mode should I use this in google slides?
This product is meant to be used in “edit” mode (not “presentation” mode). Edit mode is the only mode that allows drag & drop and writing in text boxes.
This is a downloadable, printable (PDF) workbook. You will not receive anything in the mail.
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