4th grade- Turning negative thoughts into positive. Compared Sour Patch Kids candy to life-mostly sweet, but there can be some sour patches. Listed times that life is sweet and times it might be sour. We need to add some "sugar" to the sour parts; positive thinking is powerful! Brainstormed positive thoughts.
5th grade- Peer Pressure. Talked about what peer pressure is and how it can be bad and good. Listed things people might try to pressure us to do and used our problem solving strategies to figure out what we might do. Talked about how important it is to have a plan so that we can think quickly and not do anything we don't want to do or anything that might move us away from our dreams and goals.