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Seeing the Bright Side
Seeing the Bright Side
Worksheet
Seeing the Bright Side
With a tendency to focus on the negative, it's helpful to learn how to cultivate feelings of positivity, joy, and calmness. Children will practice seeing the bright side as a way to improve self-awareness, manage stress, and build social emotional skills.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
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
Warm Fuzzy Message
Warm Fuzzy Message
Worksheet
Warm Fuzzy Message
This handout helps students reflect on how they can grow kindness in themselves and express appreciation for others.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Sharing Love: A Loving Kindness Garden
Sharing Love: A Loving Kindness Garden
Activity
Sharing Love: A Loving Kindness Garden
Children build a "Loving Kindness Garden" to represent what they have learned about love, mindfulness, and caring for others in community.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Activity
Loving Kindness Notes
Loving Kindness Notes
Worksheet
Loving Kindness Notes
Remembering our uniqueness, gifts, and positive traits can be powerful! In this social emotional learning worksheet, children will write loving kindness notes to serve as a reminder to see the positive traits and goodness within themselves and others.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
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
Secret Notes of Kindness
Secret Notes of Kindness
Worksheet
Secret Notes of Kindness
There are many ways self-esteem can be boosted, such as when we acknowledge the positive in others and ourselves. This social emotional learning worksheet guides students to write a positive note for someone else and one for themselves.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
You Are Not Alone
You Are Not Alone
Activity
You Are Not Alone
Children will reflect on the importance of diversity and brainstorm ways to support people in their community who may feel alone, researching local organizations that strive to help those people.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Activity
Forgiveness Letter
Forgiveness Letter
Worksheet
Forgiveness Letter
his worksheet guides children to write a letter of forgiveness to someone who may have caused them harm. After completing the activity, they can choose to hold on to the letter as a symbol of their forgiveness or give the letter to the person.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
'Best Self' Interview
'Best Self' Interview
Worksheet
'Best Self' Interview
Seeing the best in ourselves and practicing self-efficacy can be transformative! In this social emotional worksheet, your child is asked to interview a caring adult or family member about a time that this person saw your child at their best.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
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
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
Restorative Justice
Restorative Justice
Worksheet
Restorative Justice
In this worksheet, students seek to define "restorative justice" in their own words and draw a picture to represent the concept. They then work together to generate a list of ideas to help implement restorative justice in the classroom. 
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
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
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
Puppy Mind
Puppy Mind
Activity
Puppy Mind
In this activity, your child will hear a story and practice mindful breathing. They will paint a picture that reminds them to bring mindfulness and kindness to their puppy mind.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Activity
Back-to-Back Breathing
Back-to-Back Breathing
Activity
Back-to-Back Breathing
Back-to-back breathing is a great way to practice self-calming while also creating connection and developing trust.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Activity
Giving and Receiving Kindness
Giving and Receiving Kindness
Activity
Giving and Receiving Kindness
Nature is so generous to us all. How often do we reflect and thank nature? In this activity, children will engage with the classic story, The Giving Tree, and actively practice gratitude in nature for trees and all that trees do for us!
2nd grade
Social emotional
Activity
Friends at Heart
Friends at Heart
Worksheet
Friends at Heart
Use the Friends at Heart worksheet to have students make a painting that highlights the qualities they observe in a good friend.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
'We Are Peacemakers' Banner
'We Are Peacemakers' Banner
Worksheet
'We Are Peacemakers' Banner
Use this social emotional worksheet as a guide for students to create a 'We Are Peacemakers' banner that illustrates and represents peace.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Leadership Video
Leadership Video
Worksheet
Leadership Video
Use this worksheet to have students collaboratively create a leadership video that defines leadership and highlights positive leaders.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
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
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
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
Healthy Friendships
Healthy Friendships
Activity
Healthy Friendships
Children will discuss what it means to have healthy friendships and create a unique friendship painting that illustrates the qualities of good friends.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Activity