Classroom Guidance Schedule

What's Happening in Classroom Guidance?

Classroom guidance lessons are taught by Mrs. Parda. The ultimate goal of the comprehensive classroom guidance is to assist all students in benefiting from their educational opportunities. Guidance is one of the specials here at the Gilmanton School. Each class meets on a weekly basis for 30 minutes. Our current topics are:

Kindergarten: Safety

(Past topics: Bucket Filling, Diversity and Tolerance, Manners, Career & College)

First Grade: Safety

(Past topics: Bucket Filling, Diversity and Tolerance, Feelings, Career & College)

Second Grade: Character Education: Honesty

(Past topics: Bucket Filling, Character Education: Responsibility, Obedience, Gratefulness, Compassion, Forgiveness, Respect, Self-Control)

Third Grade: The Seven Habits of Happy Kids: Habit 5-Seek First To Understand, Then Be Understood

(Past topics: Mindset, The Seven Habits of Happy Kids: Introduction, Habit 1-Be Proactive, Habit 2-Begin with the End in Mind, Habit 3-Put First Things First, Habit 4-Think Win Win)

Fourth Grade: Healthy Living

(Past topics: Tolerance & Diversity, Peer Mediation, Career & College)

Fifth Grade: D.A.R.E. taught by Sgt. Casey Brennan (Gilmanton Police Department)

(Past topics: Mindset, Empathy, Friendship)

Sixth Grade: Social Media

(Past topics: Mindset, Stress Management, Bullying, Decision Making )

Seventh Grade: The Seven Habits of Healthy Teenagers: Habit 5-Seek First To Understand, Then Be Understood

(Past topics: Mindset, The Seven Habits of Healthy Teenagers: Introduction, Habit 1-Be Proactive, Habit 2-Begin with the End in Mind, Habit 3-Put First Things First, Habit 4: Think Win Win)

Eighth Grade: Career & College

(Past topics: Mindset, Self-Esteem & Awareness, Substance Abuse, Healthy Relationships)