L - Loving Logan - Resilience

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Loving Logan is the twelfth of the stories from Powerful You Primary. Logan helps children demonstrate effective coping skills when faced with a problem (ASCA Behavior - Self-Management Skill Standard 7). Logan also fosters Self-confidence in ability to succeed (ASCA Mindset 2).

Powerful You Primary (K-2) Directions:  

  1. Practice Breathing and Stretching with 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.  Say it confidently, “A - I am attentive!”

  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 a Powerful You Educator Card and act out different scenarios.  

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

    More resources below:

Whistle for Willie
By Ezra Jack Keats
Flight School
By Lita Judge
The Thing Lou Couldn't Do
By Ashley Spires
Julie Frizzi