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I Like Myself
I Like Myself
Lesson Plan
I Like Myself
Students will explore self-esteem through the book *I Like Myself* by Karen Beaumont. They will write secret kindness notes to others and to themselves, and reflect on how self-esteem can support connection with oneself and the community.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan
Community Mobile
Community Mobile
Activity
Community Mobile
In this activity, your child will explore what it means and how it feels to live in a community.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Activity
I Am Human
I Am Human
Lesson Plan
I Am Human
Deliberate practice of gratitude is a powerful way to grow happiness and build resilience. In this lesson, students will create a book as a way of reflecting on being human and practicing gratitude.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan
Family Pride: My Family Rainbow
Family Pride: My Family Rainbow
Worksheet
Family Pride: My Family Rainbow
Select colors to describe each trait of your family or community in this thoughtful coloring exercise.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Positive Reminders
Positive Reminders
Activity
Positive Reminders
In this social emotional learning activity, your child will write loving kindness notes to place around the home to serve as a reminder (for themselves and others) to see the goodness within themselves.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Activity
Belly Breathing To Calm, Focus and De-Stress
Belly Breathing To Calm, Focus and De-Stress
Lesson Plan
Belly Breathing To Calm, Focus and De-Stress
Do your kids need a breather? In this lesson, students will learn the circle process and help write guidelines for community building and SEL instruction. Students will learn the practice of belly breathing to help self-soothe, calm and focus.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan
Problem Solving and Cooperation
Problem Solving and Cooperation
Lesson Plan
Problem Solving and Cooperation
Group work can build cooperation and problem-solving skills inside and outside of the classroom! In this lesson, students will discuss cooperation and practice using cooperative techniques in human knot and tower-building activities.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan
Service for Our School Community
Service for Our School Community
Lesson Plan
Service for Our School Community
Service can bring out the best in people and communities. In this lesson, students discuss what it means to serve and explore ways that they would like to support their school and community with service work.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan
This May Take Time: Growth Mindset
This May Take Time: Growth Mindset
Lesson Plan
This May Take Time: Growth Mindset
In this lesson, students will explore growth mindset and learn to shift from saying “This is too hard,” to “This may take time.” They will practice slowing down and building patience when things are challenging and require effort.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan
Forgiveness
Forgiveness
Activity
Forgiveness
In this social emotional learning activity, your child will practice a mindfulness and forgiveness visualization and write a letter to someone with whom they've had a minor conflict and would like to forgive.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Activity
Mindful Listening
Mindful Listening
Activity
Mindful Listening
In this social emotional learning activity, your child will play a mindful listening game and create a video or skit that teaches others about mindful listening.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Activity
Emotions Body Map
Emotions Body Map
Worksheet
Emotions Body Map
Help students make body-mind connections by creating an emotions body map! They'll use different colors to signal different emotions, then color in the parts of the body to show where they feel each emotion.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Training Our Puppy Mind
Training Our Puppy Mind
Lesson Plan
Training Our Puppy Mind
In this lesson, students will practice mindfulness and learn how our minds can be like a puppy. They will learn that we can use mindfulness to train our wandering minds by bringing our thoughts back to our bodies, breathing, or sounds.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan
Animal Poses to Create Calm
Animal Poses to Create Calm
Lesson Plan
Animal Poses to Create Calm
Mindful movement can support calm and can also be fun! In this lesson, students will create their own animal pose to teach the class, then journal and draw a picture of themselves in their mindful movement animal pose.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan
Make a Radio
Make a Radio
Activity
Make a Radio
In this social emotional learning activity, your child will listen to their favorite song and explore how it makes them feel. Then, together you will craft your own cardboard radio!
2nd grade
Social emotional
Activity
Drawn Together
Drawn Together
Lesson Plan
Drawn Together
In this lesson, students will hear the story *Drawn Together* and create a Diversity Board. They will consider how appreciating each other's differences in school supports relationships and community.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan
Friendship Tea
Friendship Tea
Lesson Plan
Friendship Tea
The recipe for friendship includes kindness, honesty, and understanding, among other things! In this lesson, students will discuss the recipe for friendship, make a perfect pot of tea, and reflect on how to make upset friends feel better.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan
Nature and Emotions
Nature and Emotions
Worksheet
Nature and Emotions
Emotions come and go all the time, and this is a natural part of life! With this social emotional worksheet, children will write a poem and draw a picture that represents a part of nature that reflects an emotion.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Yoga for Kids: Cat Pose
Yoga for Kids: Cat Pose
Worksheet
Yoga for Kids: Cat Pose
In this worksheet, CuzCuz demonstrates the Cat Pose. Kids can color in the picture, and practice this yoga pose along with him.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Yoga for Kids: Mountain Pose
Yoga for Kids: Mountain Pose
Worksheet
Yoga for Kids: Mountain Pose
In this worksheet, Roly demonstrates the Mountain Pose. Kids can color in the picture, and practice this yoga pose along with him.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Sending Kindness Reflection Questions
Sending Kindness Reflection Questions
Worksheet
Sending Kindness Reflection Questions
This worksheet helps students reflect on the practice of sending kindness to themselves and others.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Relating with Empathy
Relating with Empathy
Lesson Plan
Relating with Empathy
Being able to step into another's shoes can support healthy relationships and compassionate young people! Students will be able to define the word "empathy." They will discuss different scenarios and perform skits that illustrate empathy.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan
Goal Reflections
Goal Reflections
Activity
Goal Reflections
In this social emotional learning activity, kids will reflect on the past goals they've accomplished, then brainstorm new ideas, inventions, or goals they would like to accomplish and make a prototype to help visualize their achievement.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Activity
Interview: My Best Self
Interview: My Best Self
Activity
Interview: My Best Self
In this activity, your child will interview a caring adult or friend to ask them when they have seen them at their best.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Activity
Changing 'I Can't' to 'I Can't Yet'
Changing 'I Can't' to 'I Can't Yet'
Lesson Plan
Changing 'I Can't' to 'I Can't Yet'
In this lesson, students will explore phrases related to growth mindset through the eyes of basketball player Michael Jordan. They will hear a story about Jordan overcoming his self-doubts and reflect on ways they can approach challenges.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan