Mary's just an ordinary girl, but when she does a good deed of picking blueberries for her neighbor, she starts a chain reaction that goes around the world, until it comes back to her. Reminding one of the "Random Acts of Kindness" movement, this goes one step farther and comes full circle. This is one of our favorite kids stories of kindness due to the darling illustrations. Additionally, we like that the acts of kindness are small ones, definitely activities that children can relate ...

Random Acts of Kindness- Being a Kind Kid Anchor Chart

Color Your World With Kindness... adorable video about sharing and kindness and sharing kindness! From Barbara Gruener on The Corner on Character (blog)

These 32 kindness task cards are a great way to promote kindness and regard within the school and beyond. Rotate the cards weekly to encourage kindness for the entire school year. This is one of my favorite classroom activities - one of the most rewarding and fulfilling as a teacher. Use them with a kindness bulletin board, an acts of kindness chart, or with individual student desk or table pockets. $

Confessions of a School Counselor

David McPhail's Book Weezer Changes the World {Virtual Book Club for Kids Blog Hop} and 100 Random Acts of Kindness Series. Come join us! The Educators' Spin On It

Random Acts of Kindness: One teachers amazing plan for those last few weeks of school.

Random Acts of Kindness Week: Students try to complete EVERY activity on their board.

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Great websites that have stories read online - FREE.

Fantastic story to teach self awareness, anti bullying. www.thewritestuffteaching.blogspot.ca

My favorite book to read to my class - they love seeing me get in trouble for reading a book!!

100 Acts of Kindness. Cute idea! Couldn't do a Valentines theme, but definitely something to do at anytime of the year!

Good story for inference

Point of View -- Seriously, Cinderella Is SO Annoying!: The Story of Cinderella as Told by the Wicked Step

Check out this blog post for a step-by-step breakdown to teaching guided reading!

A story about being different and a great art project to go with it.

Look for random acts of kindness to fill the Grinch with love.

I need to get this book . I want to practice Random Acts of Kindness every day!

SUB PLANS: In your sub binder put the book "Miss Nelson is Missing" and have the substitute read the book to your class. Have the children then write a story about where they think you are while you are out from school. I can only imagine how funny and creative these stories will be!