Self-Help

I would like to share some resources (articles, handouts, worksheets) that may be helpful as they seek to work with  children and parents every day.   Feel free to use and/or share them with others (Note: please be sure to follow all copyright guidelines)

 

 ADHD

 Classroom Rules That Keep Students’ Attention on Learning

How to establish clear expectations, incentives, and consequences for all students in a classroom that fosters uninterrupted learning…

by Karen Sunderhaft

http://www.additudemag.com/adhd/article/770.html

 

The 3 Rs of ADHD at School: Routines, Rules, Reminders

Never underestimate the power of a teacher who recognizes and harnesses the effectiveness of structure, communication, and interactive learning — especially for students with ADHD. Share these 10 powerful ideas with your child’s teacher to help build a lifelong love for learning!

http://www.additudemag.com/slideshow/33/slide-1.html

A Teacher’s To-Do List

Bring out the best in kids with attention deficit with these seven simple steps for educators.

by Sandra Rief, M.A.

http://www.additudemag.com/adhd/article/9763.html

No Fidgeting Script

This relaxation script will help you to decrease fidgeting with your hands. This exercise will allow you to reduce anxiety to create a feeling of calm and be still, even when faced with stress.

http://www.innerhealthstudio.com/fidgeting.html

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Anger

The Anger Rules

A Handy Reference when talking with children with  Anger Issues (got it from some good workbook years ago)

How to Calm the Agitated Student  ***New  

http://www.interventioncentral.org/sites/default/files/pdfs/pdfs_blog/behavior_calm_agitated_student_Wright_16_April_2013.pdf

Grief

Great coloring sheet with attached instructions for older students dealing with grief.

GRIEF handout

Behavior Interventions **New

A wealth of information and ‘tips to try’ for behavioral issues in the school setting

http://www.interventioncentral.org/behavioral-intervention-modification

 

College

Scholarship Sample Letter

scholarship-application-letter template

Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)

Facts for Families: What is Oppositional Defiant Disorder?

***Oppositional_Defiant_Disorder

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

***NEW** Literacy  Activity Calendars!!!

calendar

http://preschool.uen.org/curriculum/calendars.shtml