N - No-Fear Nate


No-fear Nate is the fourteenth of the stories from Powerful You Primary. Nate helps children demonstrate self-discipline and self-control (ASCA Behavior - Self-Management Skill Standard 2). Al also fosters a belief in development of whole self, including a healthy balance of mental, social/emotional and physical well-being (ASCA Mindset 1).

Powerful You Primary (K-2) Directions:

  1. Practice Breathing and Stretching before every lesson. https://www.powerfulyou.info/breathe-and-stretch-book.

  2. Read one A-Z Powerful You themed story (26 social skills lessons).

  3. Teach the positive self talk: Say it 3 times out loud.  Then teach children to say it in their head.   Practice with confidence, “N- I say NO to fear.”

  4. Review and post the Classroom Social Skills Sign that compliments each lesson.

  5. Additional Activities: Use the practice/writing from the Powerful You book. 

  6. Role-Play: Allow the children to hold the Powerful You PRIMARY Educator Card and act out different scenarios.

  7. Review self-talk from previous lessons until children have memorized every Powerful You letter!  Use the Powerful You PRIMARY Educator cards like giant flash cards! A - I am attentive | B - I am brave…

  8. More resources below:

Mommy, Daddy, I Had a Bad Dream!
By Martha Heineman Pieper
Bye-Bye Bad Dreams by Stephanie L. Robinson (3-Feb-2009) Paperback
Tate Publishing & Enterprises (3 Feb. 2009)

Julie Frizzi