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September Reading List — scroll down for the books that are recommended for Mental Health Literacy.
100 % of School Districts 60 schools were represented at May 16th’s Positive School Culture “Celebration”!! Please click on the following link to see some of the highlights and slide decks. The last slide of each school’s presentation is a brainstorm of social-emotional programming currently being implemented. Celebration Slide Decks
Please download and have a look at these awesome lessons using Mentor Texts!! I love the lessons – if you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact me.
Here is a website that has ideas and activities for the month of May – who are we kidding, this is good stuff that can be used any time of year!! https://mentalhealthweek.ca/
We had a great turn out for the Positive School Culture Session on February 7th, 2019. Teachers, Administrators and trustees participated in a BCTF workshop facilitated by Anne Saar from Prince George. Please click on the following to open or download handouts, key discussion points and useful links from the workshop. I am looking forward to continuing the learning around Mental Health & Well-Being in School District 60. Send me a quick email if you are interested in learning more about Social-Emotional Learning & Mental Health Literacy, I’m happy to work together & share valuable ideas, strategies and lessons that can be used K-12!!
Pink Shirt Day Toolkits
We have access to so many magazines, articles
and stories through Digmore and Ebsco!!
Click the link to anything that looks like it would be a good fit for your class!! Articles and stories are sorted according to publication title (for example scholastic news 1 is grade 1, scholastic news 3 is grade 3 and so on …
Adrienne Gear’s ideas on teaching Kindness & Empathy
Adrienne Gear’s new book ‘Powerful Understanding’ has a wonderful lesson on ‘Kindness’ with a great graphic organizer (pg 121) titled ‘Leaving My
If you can anything …. be kind!!
Please click the link for ideas, lessons & recommended books to teach kindness!! Or send me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org, for more ideas and lessons on kindness!!
Bell Let’s Talk Day is January 30th, 2019Dedicated to moving mental health forward in Canada, Bell Let’s Talk campaign promotes awareness and action with a strategy built on fighting stigma, improving access to care, supporting research and leading by example in workplace mental health. Want to help end the stigma, but not sure how? Bell Let’s Talk created a toolkit that includes a conversation guide, helpful tips for the workplace, as well as, shareable images for all to use to show their support. Find out more.