Saturday, September 3, 2016

Walk in my Sneakers; lesson on empathy

Empathy is an important topic for kids, especially with the growing focus on social and emotional learning. I created this lesson to have a fun and engaging way to practice different scenarios with kids to really get them to think about how it feels to be in the other person's shoes. 
https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Walk-in-my-sneakers-empathy-activity-Social-emotional-learning-social-skills-2708037
 

The Leader in Me 7 Habits

Embracing our school's "Leader in me" process, I re-decorated my office with the 7 habits of happy kids. This year instead of doing student of the month we are calling it Leader of the month and focusing on a different habit a month. 
I found these adorable colorful signs here:The Playful Octopus