Posts by Lynne Watts

Book Specials and Book Packages

New Year Book Special Through January 25th!! Ready to go with the new year? Need some help getting lessons and the kiddos organized? Let me help! Wyatt the Wonder Dog Learns about Being Organized   PLUS… The brand new Elementary School Counselor Book of Lesson Plans! All for $40- includes shipping The Elementary School Counselor’s…

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Kids who develop resilience

The Story Behind Kid President Five years ago, Kid President took the world by storm. Over a million views on just his first video. Why?  What made him so engaging? Well, he’s funny, energetic, loves to dance AND has a good message. He encourages teachers to look for the awesome in students and he encourages students to…

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Celebrate Your Child’s Personality Style!

Every personality style has strengths Why does he act like that? Why would she think like that? What’s wrong with her anyway? Have you ever said any of the above?  Don’t worry, we all have. One of the goals of understanding the four basic personality styles is to move from tolerating a personality style in…

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Helping children develop a servant heart

Gratitude and Generosity are Key With the holiday season just around the corner, it’s a great time to teach children the importance of gratitude and being thankful.  Children of all ages and be encouraged to develop a servant heart and a spirit of generosity through learning to serve others. Schools Develop a Spirit of Service Developing…

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Helping Kids Develop an Attitude of Gratitude

Debunking Myths about Gratitude Developing an attitude of gratitude is something that can be started early in small ways and then developed as a child grows. Even young children can learn to be thankful for the many daily experiences they encounter. Gratitude involves learning to be first aware and secondly to frame the situation in…

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How many positive comments does it take?

The Benefits of Creating a Positive Environment What do you do when someone makes a critical comment? Hide in bed with a pillow over your head? Make a snappy come back…several hours later? Repeat it over and over to yourself? Shawn Achor in his book– The Happiness Advantage: The Seven Principles of Positive Psychology That…

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