Workbooks

Download free lesson plans and activities designed by a counselor who has been counseling children for twenty years. The current workbook follows along with the Betwixters: Once Upon A Time novel and offers opportunities to speak with your children about anxiety, bullying, lieing, and more.

Workbooks

Download free lesson plans and activities designed by a counselor who has been counseling children for twenty years. The current workbook follows along with the Betwixters: Once Upon A Time novel and offers opportunities to speak with your children about anxiety, bullying, lieing, and more.

“Recognizing and appreciating happiness brings tremendous meaning to life.”

-Laura C. Cantu

Download the Betwixters: Once Upon A Time Companion Workbook

Free!

This workbook contains lesson plans and activities that teachers and parents can use to engage children as they read, Betwixters Once Upon a Time. These companion materials are meant to draw out discussions regarding complicated subjects, emotions and concepts triggering imagination, hope, and resiliency.  Lessons are centered around discussions to teach and practice communicating with others and fostering community instead of competition. These materials may be adapted to meet individual needs.

Elisa Cantu, M.S, designed each lesson plan.  Elisa Cantu is a Licensed Professional Counselor-Supervisor, Registered Play Therapist-Supervisor, Nationally Certified Counselor, and a Certified Professional School Counselor K-12.  She has been a counselor in schools as well as in private practice.  Ms. Cantu has worked with children and teens for twenty years.  These lessons are designed around “common themes” Ms. Cantu has noticed throughout her years of working with children.