B - Brave Betsy - Separation Anxiety
Brave Betsy is the second story from Powerful You Primary. Brave Betsy helps children be independent and confident when saying good bye to parents. (ASCA Behavior - Self-Management Standard 3 and ASCA Mindset 2)
Powerful You Primary (K-2) Directions:
Practice Breathing and Stretching before every lesson. https://www.powerfulyou.info/breathe-and-stretch-book.
Read one A-Z Powerful You themed story (26 social skills lessons).
Teach the positive self talk: Say it 3 times out loud. Then teach children to say it in their head. Practice with confidence, “B - I am brave.”
Review and post the Classroom Social Skills Sign that compliments each lesson.
Additional Activities: Use the practice/writing from the Powerful You book.
Role-Play: Allow the children to hold the Powerful You PRIMARY Educator Card and act out different scenarios.
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…
Practice Breathing and Stretching with every lesson. https://www.powerfulyou.info/breathe-and-stretch-book.