Self Control Counseling Activity: Self Control Lesson for Grades 1-2 Counseling

  • $2.00

Self Control Counseling Lesson - This self control classroom counseling lesson plan will help students in grades 1-2 understand what self control is and what self control looks like, sounds like, and feels like. Students learn ways of demonstrating self control and then practice during a yoga movement break and partner turn taking activity. 

What's included:

  • Detailed, scripted lesson plan (color and BW)
  • Visual aid (color and BW)
  • Whole class sorting activity (color and BW)
  • Individual student fortune teller handout (color and BW, blank and pre-filled)



Q: Do I need extra materials?

A: You'll need your favorite self control read-aloud, like Clark the Shark or What If Everybody Did That? You'll also need scissors, writing utensils, and coloring utensils.


Q: How long will this take?

A: I did this lesson in a 45-minute block with my first grade students. All students are different.


Q: Can I use this in small groups or with an individual student?

A: Absolutely!


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