Creating a Culture of Kindness in Your Classroom. The best way to promote kindness and caring behaviors in our classrooms is to model them. When we show our students what it LOOKS like and SOUNDS like to be kind, there is a far greater chance they will repeat those modeled behaviors. It is so important to remember that children watch their teachers all the time and listen to everything they say (especially when it’s not in a lecture).
+ Spend time with the person being bullied at school. + Listen to them. + Tell an adult who you trust, like your teacher or coach. + Set a good example. Do not bully others. + Help the person being bullied get away from the situation. + Distract the bully or offer an escape for the target. (http://www.stopbullying.gov/respond/support-kids-involved/index.html#bystanders)
Berenstain Bears: Trouble at School Part 2 Habit #3 While out of school for a few days with a cold, Brother Bear ignores his make-up work. And when he returns to class, he discovers the consequences of neglecting his responsibilities: he fails his division test. Grizzly Gramps helps Brother learn that it's never too late to correct a mistake.