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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
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
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
Exploration of Hidden Gems and Talents
Exploration of Hidden Gems and Talents
Worksheet
Exploration of Hidden Gems and Talents
There are so many activities and talents that you have not yet discovered for yourself! In this social emotional learning worksheet, students will brainstorm activities they love and things they would be interested in learning or trying.
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Mind of a Lion: Calm Attention
Mind of a Lion: Calm Attention
Worksheet
Mind of a Lion: Calm Attention
Young artists tap into their calm, focused, strong "lion mind" in this engaging social emotional learning worksheet Mind of a Lion: Calm Attention.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Soak in the Positive Like a Sponge!
Soak in the Positive Like a Sponge!
Worksheet
Soak in the Positive Like a Sponge!
In this social emotional worksheet, children create their own mini book of positivity to help inspire them and lift them up when the road gets a little bumpy.
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
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
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
Fact Detective
Fact Detective
Worksheet
Fact Detective
Learning the difference between facts and opinions is a valuable life skill and a powerful mindfulness practice. This worksheet asks children and caregivers to assume the role of fact detectives as they orchestrate a facts and opinions scavenger hunt in t
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
Listening to What Matters and Using Requests
Listening to What Matters and Using Requests
Worksheet
Listening to What Matters and Using Requests
In this social emotional learning worksheet geared toward second and third graders, students will reflect on their needs, what matters, and ways that they may ask or request something connected to their needs.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet
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
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
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
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
Quiet Place Poem
Quiet Place Poem
Worksheet
Quiet Place Poem
Use the Quiet Place Poem worksheet to help students find a quiet place in nature and write a poem about their experience after reflecting on what they see, hear, and feel.
2nd grade
Social emotional
Worksheet