At Canyon Crest, School Counseling Core Curriculum lessons are delivered monthly to all TK - 5th grade students in their classrooms and throughout school activities. The curriculum consists of structured lessons designed to assist students to attain the desired competencies and to provide all students with the knowledge, attitudes and skills appropriate for their developmental level.
During the month of August 2023, the School Counseling Core Curriculum will focus on Getting to Know the Roles and Responsibilies of the School Counselor. In addition, the following lessons will be provided by grade level:
TK/K: Whole-Body Listening
1st Grade: Super Student/Actively Listening
2nd Grade: Responsibility
3rd - 5th: Responsibility- Decision Making
As we begin our school year, it's important for our students to develop "a positive attitude toward work and learning, self confidence in their ability to succeed, and the belief in using their abilities to their fullest to achieve high-quality results and outcomes" (ASCA - American School Counselor Association (2021). ASCA Student Standards: Mindsets and Behaviors for Student Success. Alexandria, VA: Author.),