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).
Teaching young students about MLK Day is very important, yet it can be difficult to explain to students how things used to be long ago when there was segregation. Read this blog post for some great ideas.
This engaging New Years Flipbook is a great way to reflect on last year's goals and set new ones for this New Year's Resolution! Your students are sure to enjoy this goal setting activity and is perfect as a growth mindset activity!
Capture your students attentions with these great ideas for using Disney Pixar's Inside Out in any classroom! Tackle complex topics like Mental Health, Understanding Emotions, Coping Mechanisms, Identifying Emotions, and Strengthening overall well-being. These lesson plans are perfect for any elementary and middle school teacher and school counselor! Click the to read all about how Janelle from Project School Wellness is using Inside Out to transform the lives of her students!