Hundreds of user-friendly lesson plans help teachers build attitudes of respect and caring, reduce problem behaviors, empower students to solve problems, and educate the whole child socially, emotionally, and academically. The lessons' literature-based connections allow teachers to qbuild inq rather than qadd onq social-emotional learning (SEL) as part of the daily curriculum. Field-tested in classrooms across the United States, these activities when fully implemented have resulted in improved school climate, greater parent engagement, increased academic achievement, and reduction in discipline referrals. The Activities for Building Character and Social-Emotional Learning resource guides are essential teaching tools for all preK - 8 teachers.This story emphasizes that even though some children may look different and have different abilities, all children like to do the same things. SHARING TIME Friends come in all shapes and sizes. Friends have all kinds of moods and ways of doing things, and they each have special talents. ... Friendship. Bracelets. LEARNING OBJECTIVES Students will: ac notice the good things taking place in their schoolanbsp;...
|Title||:||Activities for Building Character and Social-Emotional Learning|
|Author||:||Katia S. Petersen|
|Publisher||:||Free Spirit Publishing - 2012|