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Appreciating Diversity and Differences
Appreciating Diversity and Differences
Lesson Plan
Appreciating Diversity and Differences
In this lesson, students will hear the story *Lovely* and work in small groups to create a book or a symbol of appreciation for others' differences. Students will consider how appreciating differences supports community and relationships.
5th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Leadership Reflections
Leadership Reflections
Worksheet
Leadership Reflections
In this social emotional learning worksheet, children will seek to define the term "leadership," describe the traits that make a positive leader, and reflect on how they can be a good leader in an area of their life.
5th grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Mindfulness: Mindful Movement
Mindfulness: Mindful Movement
Lesson Plan
Mindfulness: Mindful Movement
Imagine wild animals teaching students to walk mindfully, and camoflauge teaching about stillness. This lesson takes a cue from animal adaptations as students practice walking and pausing mindfully.
5th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Focusing on the Good Each Day
Focusing on the Good Each Day
Activity
Focusing on the Good Each Day
In this activity, your child will design their own Best Self Journal to reflect on ways they have been their best each day.
5th grade
Social emotional
Activity
Live in The Moment With Mindful Walking
Live in The Moment With Mindful Walking
Activity
Live in The Moment With Mindful Walking
Being present is essential for learning, so help your child become more aware of their body and surroundings through an activity called "mindful walking."
5th grade
Social emotional
Activity
Perseverance to Achieve Goals
Perseverance to Achieve Goals
Lesson Plan
Perseverance to Achieve Goals
Motivation, perseverance, and grit are all key in learning and in the classroom! In this lesson, students will explore the term "perseverance" and research ways they can stay motivated in school and in their lives.
5th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Seeing and Understanding Empathy
Seeing and Understanding Empathy
Activity
Seeing and Understanding Empathy
In this activity, your child will watch a video about empathy and practice speaking to someone with empathy. They will also discuss how empathy supports living in a community with others.
5th grade
Social emotional
Activity
Making Judgements: Is it True?
Making Judgements: Is it True?
Lesson Plan
Making Judgements: Is it True?
In this lesson, students will engage in inquiry, a powerful mindfulness practice to work with judgements about oneself and others.
5th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Learning How to Practice Empathy
Learning How to Practice Empathy
Lesson Plan
Learning How to Practice Empathy
In this lesson, students will practice empathy through learning the "just like me" mindfulness practice.
5th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Practicing Empathy
Practicing Empathy
Lesson Plan
Practicing Empathy
In this lesson, students will learn about the different regions of the brain and connect them to compassion and empathy. They will also learn how all brains are wired for empathy.
5th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Growth vs. Fixed Mindset
Growth vs. Fixed Mindset
Worksheet
Growth vs. Fixed Mindset
Having the right mindset is crucial for success in both kids and adults. In this social emotional learning worksheet, students collaborate to write and perform a skit that demonstrates their shared understanding of a growth vs. fixed mindset.
5th grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Mindful Communication Phrase Game: Connecting or Disconnecting?
Mindful Communication Phrase Game: Connecting or Disconnecting?
Worksheet
Mindful Communication Phrase Game: Connecting or Disconnecting?
This social emotional learning worksheet guides students to play a mindful communication phrase game. After cutting out the cards, students will seek to identify whether certain sentences are connecting or disconnecting phrases.
5th grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Mindful Walking Reflection Questions
Mindful Walking Reflection Questions
Worksheet
Mindful Walking Reflection Questions
Mindful walking is a great way to build mind-body connections. After trying it out, students can use this handout to reflect on their mindful walking experience.
5th grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Emotions Haiku
Emotions Haiku
Worksheet
Emotions Haiku
Help students tune into their emotions by writing their own haiku poem. First, kids will learn a bit about haikus and read a sample. Then, they'll brainstorm a list of words related to emotions before drafting their own emotions haiku.
5th grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Role Models of Perseverance
Role Models of Perseverance
Activity
Role Models of Perseverance
In this activity, your child will reflect on one role model in their life or research one historical figure that has displayed perseverance. Then, they will create a slideshow presentation or poster that defines and illustrates perseverance.
5th grade
Social emotional
Activity
Welcoming All Feelings
Welcoming All Feelings
Lesson Plan
Welcoming All Feelings
In this lesson students will be guided through a session of reflecting on their day and their emotions. They will also practice ways they can welcome and befriend their emotions with kindness and curiosity.
5th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Peace Corner & Creating Peace Activities
Peace Corner & Creating Peace Activities
Lesson Plan
Peace Corner & Creating Peace Activities
The Peace Corner is a space where students may practice cool-down methods such as mindful walking, deep breathing, and mindful listening. Students will work together in groups to create activities for their classroom peace corner.
5th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Mentors: Mindfulness of Anger
Mentors: Mindfulness of Anger
Worksheet
Mentors: Mindfulness of Anger
Use the Mentors: Mindfulness of Anger worksheet to have students teach others how mindfulness can help them cope with anger.
5th grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Acts of Kindness for the Earth
Acts of Kindness for the Earth
Activity
Acts of Kindness for the Earth
Children will reflect on the importance of performing acts of kindness for the Earth, hear a story about easy ways they can care for the Earth, and set goals to conserve more in their everyday lives.
5th grade
Social emotional
Activity
'I Tried Hard,' Growth Mindset
'I Tried Hard,' Growth Mindset
Lesson Plan
'I Tried Hard,' Growth Mindset
According to research about growth mindsets, certain kinds of praise can stifle growth, while others promote learning and achievement. In this lesson, students will be able to identify and use praise words that support growth mindset.
5th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Seeing Things From Another Angle
Seeing Things From Another Angle
Activity
Seeing Things From Another Angle
In this activity, your child will practice taking on the perspective of others and will generate ideas for conflict resolution at home.
5th grade
Social emotional
Activity
Just Like Me
Just Like Me
Worksheet
Just Like Me
This worksheet helps students reflect on the “just like me” practice of building empathy.
5th grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Find Your Feelings
Find Your Feelings
Activity
Find Your Feelings
In this social emotional learning activity, you will help your child practice mindfulness of emotions, guiding them to create a word search to understand and explain feeling words.
5th grade
Social emotional
Activity
Resolving Conflicts
Resolving Conflicts
Activity
Resolving Conflicts
In this social emotional learning activity, your child will participate in a mindfulness exercise focused on forgiveness. Then, they'll craft a Peace and Harmony Fidget Spinner to cultivate calmness.
5th grade
Social emotional
Activity
Learning About Mindful Listening
Learning About Mindful Listening
Lesson Plan
Learning About Mindful Listening
Kids often need to bew taught that listening isn't just hearing someone -- it's thinking about what they have to say, too. In this lesson students will become introduced to the circle process and help put together guidelines for community building, and learn how to listen to their classmatesnot just quietly, but respectfully.
5th grade
Math
Lesson Plan