School Counseling SEL Discussion Cards


Elementary (2nd-5th)

Researched Based

Fun and Engaging

Easy to Implement

Digital Download

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These school counseling discussion cards are designed to get students talking. They are perfect to use with a small group, individual student or even the whole class. 

With the included 122 SEL discussion cards you will have a fast and easy conversation starter available for a huge variety of situations. 


  • Goal setting
  • Grief
  • Kindness 
  • Relational aggression
  • Get to know you icebreakers
  • New students
  • Support systems
  • Empathy
  • Mindfulness
  • Social filter
  • Cyber safety
  • Growth mindset
  • Cultural awareness
  • Social skills


Sometimes it can be embarrassing or hard for students to start conversations in a counseling setting. These cards are designed to get students thinking and talking whether it is about a specific topic or just breaking the ice. 

Having a better understanding of their own feelings and those of their classmates will help students empathize and understand each other better, resulting in a better learning environment.


This activity is ready to use simply print and cut out the cards.

Who is this Designed For?

These discussion cards are designed for students grades 2-5. They can also be modified to work for other grades.


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