Mrs. Hale's Counselor Corner

A resource page for students and families attending Berwick Alternative K-8

A Note from Mrs. Hale

Parents and Students!

Welcome to Mrs. Hale's page for Middle School Counseling! On this page you will find resources, activities and ideas that center around the school counseling areas of academics, career and personal/social skills.


Mrs. Hale

School Counselor Grades 6-8

Office phone: 614-504-3356 (voicemail or text)

ZOOM office hours: Wednesday 8:30-9:30 and 2:00-3:00

https://ccsoh-us.zoom.us/j/3075413495


Copy of Mrs. Hale's Virtual Office
PAWSitively Awesome Scholars
Transitioning to High School Parent Meeting.pdf

Transitioning to High School

Parent Information Meeting


Copy and paste the link below to watch the recording of the parent meeting held on January 7, 2021

https://ccsoh-us.zoom.us/rec/share/GIyRuDsJlnP_Klc9rjE8HjqUCeKNwIsd_dEDZlIrMXgMJjdQNGuRCK_QiE5jqMBq.hPSdmZX5KkEM1VGA Passcode: ^0uA+#D2


Naviance Student Flyer 2020.docx

Naviance for grades 6-8

Naviance (our college and career online program) has activities for grades 6-8

Above are the directions on how to get to Naviance through Clever.


Resource Page for Students and Families


The CCS School Counseling Department has put together a website full of resources for students and families! There is a link at the top for K-12 families and several links for families/students about the high school transition. Check it out!


https://sites.google.com/columbus.k12.oh.us/resources-studentsfamilies/home


Copy of Helping Teens Cope with Stress --Creating a Personal Plan.pdf

Ways to Help Teens Manage Stress

This resource offers strategies and information to help teens understand and manage stress.

Copy of Talking+to+Kids+about+COVID-19.pdf

Information for Families in regards to COVID-19


Copy of For+Kids+Virtual+Exhibits+03.17.20.pdf

Virtual Field Trip Ideas!


Copy of COVID-19+Family+Activities+03.25.20.pdf

Family Activities to Try at Home


Copy of COVID-19 RESOURCES 3.20.pdf

COVID-19 Resources

This list provides a variety of resources from food assistance, restaurants, financial, and transportation assistance.


Cols Homeless Org Street-Card-07-09-20.pdf

Career Connections and Ohio Means Jobs

Career Connections and Ohio Means Jobs are great resources for career exploration

Visit these links to get started on your path!

http://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Career-Tech/Career-Connections/Resources-for-Families-and-Communities


http://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Career-Tech/Career-Connections/OhioMeansJobs-K-12

Parents:

This ODE website is a wealth of information and resources to help you as a middle school parent and your student.

Go to:

http://education.ohio.gov/Parents




Copy of Stay-At-Home Care Package by Big Life Journal.pdf

Fun Activities to do at Home


These fun activities are kid friendly and for teens too! There are even activities that are designed for siblings to do together!

Have fun and get moving!


Parent's Guide to a Growth Mindset - Big Life Journal (1).pdf

Growth Mindset

Now is a great time to encourage children and teens to try something new. Having a growth mindset can help with this process.

Crisis and Emergency Services and Resources

https://cap4kids.org/columbus/behavior-counseling-addiction/crisis-and-emergency-services/

This link has a variety of resources and information for parents in the event of a crisis, such as the Nationwide Children's Hospital Crisis Line and The Huckleberry House.


Copy of helping_teens_with_traumatic_grief_caregivers.pdf

Grief Resources for Caregivers




Stay Safe Bulldogs!

Hope to see you soon!