Treasure Chest of Group Activities

Treasure Chest of Group Activities

Product Number : EM-140

Treasure Chest of Group Activities
by Susanna Palomares, Dianne Schilling, and Cathy Winch  

The title says it all. This box of activity sheets really is a "treasure chest" for busy counselors seeking new and engaging ways to help children and teens develop academic, social, and life skills. Tabbed for easy reference, 300 pages of activities address the following areas:

  • Life Skills—communication, friendship, time management, problem solving, and teamwork
  • Learning Strategies—study skills, self-discipline, stress management, and brain functioning
  • Health and Wellness—emotional balance, nutrition, exercise, refusal skills, combating obesity, coping strategies, smoking, and effects of watching TV
  • Emotional Intelligence—self-awareness, feelings, positive self-talk, peer inclusion, and cooperation 
  • Diversitycultural heritage, discrimination, stereotypes, prejudice, attitudes and values that promote tolerance
  • Conflict Management—causes of conflict, empathy development, anger control, and bullying
  • Character—fairness, responsibility, truthfulness, courage, respect, citizenship, and environmental stewardship
  • Careers—occupations, job search skills, career interests and exploration

All activities can be tailored to suit the ages, abilities, cultural backgrounds, and interests of students in the group.