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Soaking in the Good
Soaking in the Good
Lesson Plan
Soaking in the Good
In this lesson, students will explore how sadness, loneliness, gratitude, connection, and love feel in their bodies. They will also learn about negativity bias and practice “soaking in the good” by savoring positive feelings.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan
What Makes an Awesome Leader?
What Makes an Awesome Leader?
Lesson Plan
What Makes an Awesome Leader?
What makes an excellent leader? In this lesson, students will discuss leadership and design a video that informs others of what it means to be a positive leader.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan
The Way I Act
The Way I Act
Worksheet
The Way I Act
After reading The Way I Act by Steve Metzger, students can apply what they have learned about making healthy choices by choosing and completing two activities from this choice board.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
The Compassionate Classroom
The Compassionate Classroom
Lesson Plan
The Compassionate Classroom
In this lesson, students will discuss compassion, hear from a local nonprofit about their compassionate work in the community, and design a compassion sculpture made mostly out of recycled materials.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan
Learning and Teaching Yoga
Learning and Teaching Yoga
Activity
Learning and Teaching Yoga
In this activity, your child will learn about the benefits of yoga and will practice different yoga poses. Then, they will teach someone else three poses and explain how yoga can help us find calmness and ease.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Activity
Kindness Goes a Long Way
Kindness Goes a Long Way
Lesson Plan
Kindness Goes a Long Way
Performing acts of kindness and love can bring classrooms together! In this lesson, students will hear true stories of random acts of kindness and will perform kind deeds of their own in groups.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan
Empathy Scenarios
Empathy Scenarios
Worksheet
Empathy Scenarios
In this social emotional learning worksheet, young learners will read through four different empathy scenarios in order to think critically about how they would feel if they were in the fictional characters' shoes.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Yoga for Energy or Calm
Yoga for Energy or Calm
Worksheet
Yoga for Energy or Calm
Certain yoga poses can make us feel calm while others make us feel energized. With the help of this learning worksheet, kids will create a sequence of yoga poses, paying special attention to how certain poses make them feel!
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Mindful Listening Game
Mindful Listening Game
Worksheet
Mindful Listening Game
Mindful listening can be a wonderful tool and can also be a fun game! This social emotional learning worksheet guides your child to create a skit or video that explains mindful listening and guides viewers in a mindful listening game.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Pause, Breathe, Create
Pause, Breathe, Create
Lesson Plan
Pause, Breathe, Create
In this lesson, students will explore how art can be a tool to express or reflect on emotions.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan
Mindfulness & Creation Stations
Mindfulness & Creation Stations
Lesson Plan
Mindfulness & Creation Stations
In this lesson, students will move through stations to practice and reflect on the mindfulness and social emotional learning tools that they have learned throughout the year.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan
Listening to What Matters
Listening to What Matters
Lesson Plan
Listening to What Matters
In this lesson, students will learn the importance of nonviolent communication and listening to others in order to have a more supportive community.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan
Word Bank: Emotion Charades
Word Bank: Emotion Charades
Worksheet
Word Bank: Emotion Charades
Build your students' emotional literacy with this handy emotion word bank! This resource provides students with visuals and a variety of emotion synonyms to increase their understanding of character traits in fictional text.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Mindful Animal Movement
Mindful Animal Movement
Lesson Plan
Mindful Animal Movement
Let's move mindfully, with focus and ease, like a frog or a gorilla! In this lesson, students will practice mindful movement and come up with their own mindful animal movements that they can then teach to a peer.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan
The Way I Act
The Way I Act
Activity
The Way I Act
In this activity, your child will write and draw about a time when they acted in ways that illustrated responsibility, kindness, or integrity. They will also reflect on what it felt like to have control over their choices and behaviors.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Activity
Cheering Friends Up
Cheering Friends Up
Worksheet
Cheering Friends Up
Small acts of kindness can go a long way towards cheering others up and helping to build connections and friendships. To practice cheering friends up and lifting up others, this worksheet lets students choose between three kind tasks.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Creating a Community Story and Mobile
Creating a Community Story and Mobile
Worksheet
Creating a Community Story and Mobile
After reading a story about community, students will use this worksheet to create a mobile that illustrates and describes the many aspects of living in healthy relationships within communities.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
My Special Talents
My Special Talents
Worksheet
My Special Talents
With this worksheet, students will brainstorm and think of the many talents they have. Then they'll cut out images or draw pictures to create a collage that encapsulates their greatest strengths and talents.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
'I Am Human' Story Book
'I Am Human' Story Book
Worksheet
'I Am Human' Story Book
Use the "I Am Human" Story Book worksheet to create a story about gratitude and being human.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Listing the Facts
Listing the Facts
Activity
Listing the Facts
In this activity, your child will explore the differences between facts and opinions. Together, you will go on a scavenger hunt in your home and play the role of detectives in search of facts.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Activity
Taking Time to Slow Down
Taking Time to Slow Down
Activity
Taking Time to Slow Down
In this activity, your child will practice mindfulness, choose one thing to do in which they can slow down, and reflect on this experience. You can even try slowing down together!
2nd grade
Social emotional
Activity
Mindfulness and the Brain
Mindfulness and the Brain
Activity
Mindfulness and the Brain
In this activity, your child will learn about the different parts of the brain and how mindfulness can build connections of calm.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Activity
Yoga for Kids: Cow Pose
Yoga for Kids: Cow Pose
Worksheet
Yoga for Kids: Cow Pose
In this worksheet, Floyd demonstrates the Cow Pose. Kids can color in the picture, and practice this yoga pose along with him.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
We Are Peacemakers
We Are Peacemakers
Lesson Plan
We Are Peacemakers
On some level, all humans want to feel peace and to feel loved. In this lesson, students will practice sending peaceful thoughts to themselves and others and discuss how these practices can support peace in their lives and community.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Lesson Plan
Radio Box Craft
Radio Box Craft
Worksheet
Radio Box Craft
In this social emotional learning worksheet, children are guided to craft an old-fashioned radio out of a cardboard box to serve as a reminder of the power of music in their lives.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet