Mrs. Lang's Counseling Capsule

6th Grade Counselor, Skyview Upper Elementary School

The Pillar of the Month for December is... CITIZENSHIP

And to recognize this, staff and students are encouraged to wear PURPLE on December 12th.

Citizenship Quote....

"When you have decided what you believe, what you feel must be done, have the courage to stand alone and be counted." - Eleanor Roosevelt
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The School Counselor's Schedule...Week of December 8, 2014

The School Counselor's Schedule

Monday, December 8, E day

Morning Appointments

11:00-11:30 Lunch Bunch / Girls Group

12:40-1:10 Lunch Bunch / Girls Group

1:15 - 2:00 Student Success Skills (Kim/McCracken/Crans)

2:00 - 2:45 Counseling Clip Taping with Mrs. Rutter

2:45 - 3:15 GO group

Tuesday, December 9, F day

Morning Appointments

11:00-11:30 Lunch Bunch (Houseman)

11:30 - 12:00 GO (Stutz/Maier)

12:30 - 3:30 Mrs. Lang OUT -Mental Health Training at Farina

Wednesday, December 10, A day

Morning Appointments

11:00-11:30 FISH Lunch Bunch

12:40 - 1:10 FISH Lunch Bunch

2:45-3:15 KIds Konnected

Thursday, December 11, B day

8:15 Celestials Parent Meeting

Morning Appointments

11:00 - 11:30 Boys Lunch Bunch - THIS IS A SWITCHED DAY - One Time Only!

11:30 - 12:00 SSS ( Stutz/Maier)

12:30 - 1:15 GO (Chantry/Roberts)

1:15 - 2:00 GO (Matriccino/Sparango)

2:45-3:15 BLAST

Friday, December 12, C day - wear purple!

Morning Appointments

10:45 - 11:30 Girls Lunch Bunch - WRITERS CLUB - special Guest Lisa Cohen, author

11:30 - 12:00 GO (Scholl/Neroni)

1:15- 2:00 GO (McCracken/Kim)

2:00-2:45 Sparks Class - AU

2:45-3:15 Binder Busters

Group Lists

My Group List is on the shared drive for you to view. Go to Skyview/Public/Lang/Groups

Coming Up in 2015...

Miss Emily DeVivo, a graduate student from West Chester University will begin interning with Mrs. Lang beginning mid January through May, 2015.

Upcoming Classroom Counseling Lessons and Monthly Pillars

January - Taking Control of Test Taking / RESPECT

February - Respecting Self and Others, Cyber Safety / CARING

March - Post Secondary Education Awareness / TRUSTWORTHINESS

April - Career Awareness / FAIRNESS

May- Transitioning to Middle School

MARCH MADNESS college and tech school awareness week will be held March 16-21. Get ready for some collegiate fun! Contests, mystery mascots, prizes, spirit days, College Cafe lunch bunches, counseling classes, virtual campus tours, and an evening parent program will round out the week.

Staff are welcome to participate in the collegiate craziness! Please refer to your GIFT packets from the beginning of the year for the weekly rundown of awesomeness.

Please complete the google docs survey here

so that I can create my Post Secondary Scavenger Hunt, and Name that Mascot game. Thank you!!!!

Career Day - May 1st

The 6th Grade BLAST News

A list of BLAST members is on the Y drive under Lang/Blast.

BLAST members are available to help shelve books in the library and do other acts of service around the school. What would you like them to do for you?

Links to Remember

Sign Up Genius (used for curriculum based classroom counseling lessons that I do with all homerooms. If you want something additional just email me! I'd be happy to come in!)

This link is just to the site for those who wanted to see it. It is not an active sign up.

When we schedule lessons, you will get an email from me, via this site, to select your time and date (that I enter into the online scheduler).

Mrs. Lang's Counseling Corner Website

Mrs. Lang's Counseling Clips - short videos for students containing Counseling Program Information

Mrs. Lang's Character Counts! Lesson Plans and Resource Packet

Y Drive / Skyview/Public/ Lang/ Lang's Character Resources

End of the Year Data Reports


Have a great week, everyone!

Best, Beth Lang