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: Bullying

(Past Units:Welcome to Classroom Guidance & Meet My School Counselors; Bucket Filling; Tolerance & Diversity; Manners; College & Career)

First Grade: College & Career

(Past Units:Welcome to Classroom Guidance & Meet My School Counselors; Bucket Filling; Tolerance & Diversity; Friendship; Feelings)

Second Grade: Character Education: Honesty

(Past Units:Welcome to Classroom Guidance & Meet My School Counselors; Bucket Filling; Character Education: Responsibility, Gratefulness, Compassion, Forgiveness; Respect; Self-Control)

Third Grade: The Seven Habits of Happy Kids: Habit 4: Think Win-Win

(Past Units: Welcome to Classroom Guidance & Meet My School Counselors; Mindset; The Seven Habits of Happy Kids: Habit 1-Be Proactive; Habit 2-Begin with the End in Mind; Habit 3: Put First Things First)

Fourth Grade: College & Career

(Past Units:Welcome to Classroom Guidance & Meet My School Counselors; Tolerance & Diversity; Peer Mediation)

Fifth Grade: Communication & D.A.R.E. taught by Sgt. Casey Brennan

(Past Units: Welcome to Classroom Guidance & Meet My School Counselors; Mindset; Empathy; Friendship)

Sixth Grade: Decision Making and Problem Solving

(Past Units: Welcome to Classroom Guidance & Meet My School Counselors; Mindset; Stress Management)

Seventh Grade: The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teens: Habit 5: Seek First to Understand, Then Be Understood

(Past Units: Welcome to Classroom Guidance & Meet My School Counselors; Mindset; The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teens: 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: College & Career & High School Transition Process

(Past Units: Welcome to Classroom Guidance & Meet My School Counselors; Mindset; Self-Esteem & Awareness, Substance Abuse)