"I really admire families who do something proactive when they are going through a rough time. They also set an example for those around them. The Goodbye Cancer Garden is all about optimism, living in the moment, and sticking together as a family. Instead of solely focusing on fear and negativity of what might happen with mom's cancer, the family plants a garden honoring what they are going through and in my opinion....planting seeds of hope."
Mixed Media Self-Portraits. Discuss what and how artists tell us about themselves in their self-portraits. Students write about what makes them unique, take an expressive photo of themselves, and create an abstract watercolor resist that embodies their personality. Combine them all for a complete self-portrait. (1st)
All About Me Puzzle Poster: Includes I'm great at; My family; I'm unique because; I want to be (a fireman/teacher/taller/successful/etc); My favorite thing (pizza/Diary Of A Wimpy Kid/cartoons/etc); I would like; I don't like; I wish for; and Sometimes I need help with........
What a great back to school or all about me activity that illustrates how EVERY student fits together to make the perfect class. All the directions as well as some more great" getting to know each other" activities in this post. Read more and see all the directions for this great display at: http://mrsgoffskinders.blogspot.com/2013/09/thanks-to-my-blogging-buddies-for-these.html
Self-Care For Higher Self-Esteem | Small acts of self-care, some take less then a minute, can raise your self-esteem and make you happier. Try these self-care techniques for higher self-esteem. www.HealthyPlace.com