Classroom Guidance Topics

Elementary guidance is designed to help all students in all areas of growth and development. Classroom guidance is conducted once every two weeks in each classroom K-5, with specifically planned curriculum to meet the needs of all students. Standards and benchmarks are based on the American School Counselors Association Model and include lessons in three domains: Academic, Personal/Social, and Career.

Kindergarten/First Grade

  • Anxiety
  • Bullying Prevention/Awareness
  • Careers
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Diversity
  • Empathy
  • Feelings
  • Friendship Skills
  • Growth Mindset
  • Kindness
  • Listening Skills
  • Perseverance
  • Personal Safety
  • Personal Space
  • Problem Solving
  • Role of Counselor
  • Self-Control
  • Self-Esteem
  • Student Success Skills
  • Tattling
  • Teamwork

Second/Third Grade

  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bullying Prevention/Awareness
  • Careers
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Diversity
  • Empathy
  • Friendship Skills
  • Good Sportsmanship
  • Growth Mindset
  • Kindness
  • Mindfulness
  • Peer Pressure
  • Peer Relationships
  • Perseverance
  • Personal Safety
  • Personal Space
  • Role of the Counselor
  • Self-Esteem
  • Student Success Skills
  • Tattling

Fourth/Fifth Grade

  • Anger Management
  • Bullying Prevention/Awareness
  • Careers
  • Communication Skills
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Diversity
  • Goal Setting
  • Gossip
  • Growth Mindset
  • Healthy Choices
  • Hygiene
  • Managing Stress/Anxiety
  • Peer Relationships
  • Role of the Counselor
  • Self-Esteem
  • Study Skills
  • Tech Safety
  • Test Taking Strategies