Free Printable List of 50 Social Skills for Kids
Free printable list of 50 social skills to teach kids from And Next Comes L
Would You Rather Questions for Kids
Would you rather questions for kids are a great way to make dinner time more fun. These free printable would you rather questions will engage your kids too.
10 line waiting games for Elementary Kids
It seems that no matter how hard we work at smooth transitions we always end up waiting on something. Keep kids engaged with these fun waiting games.
Free First Day of School Activities - Getting to Know You Games
Welcome your students back to school with these free games that are perfect as a 'getting to know you' activity. There are three printable games that are ideal for the first days of school. A fun and engaging activity for helping students to learn about each other. These free games give you an activ...
Day 1: Being Bucket Fillers
A few years ago, I found out about the concept of Bucket Filling and fell in love. It was the perfect way to highlight how being kind or cruel has its effects. The concreteness of the idea really hit home with the kids and I'm excited to say that now our entire school reads Have You Filled a Bucket the first month we go back. Yay! If you have not read this book, you MUST! It is incredible :) The basic premise is this: we all walk around with buckets. When someone is nice, it fills our…
How to Quiet Distractions and Focus on Doing Good — Doing Good Together™
Sharing compassion with others meets critical needs in our communities, even as it heals our spirits. With each act of service, our families can be a force for love and kindness, helping to heal our fractured country and connect meaningfully with those around us. And along the way, our children wil
Compliment Presents! A Holiday Gift FOR Students, FROM Students
Kids love having the opportunity to give and receive gifts from each other, especially during the holidays. So I took advantage of them...
FREE Social Emotional Learning Activity For Your Calm Space! Coping Tool Exercise in Digital + Print
This free digital and printable social emotional learning worksheet, entitled "Things I am Grateful For" is a fun coping tool intervention. This gratitude worksheet is one of over 100 SEL and resilience-building exercises and interventions in The Calm Kids Activity Book.
Words are Like a Tube of Toothpaste
We have been working (me included) on how we speak to one another in our family. About a month ago I was helping at a youth event when when the youth pastor used the toothpaste