Kindness Coloring Pages #KindnessNation #WeHoldTheseTruths
This set of 3 FREE coloring pages is perfect to engage your students in cultivating a positive classroom community. Students can color each of these pages with a positive character education quote. Completed pages can be used to decorate the classroom or students can take and place in their binders, agendas or lockers.
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Quotes are a great way to start the conversation in your class about kindness and compassion. I love using quotes because it ties in critical thinking skills, language arts, and social studies. Also, I find students LOVE talking about the BIG issues in life.
This freebie includes five quote pages. Each page includes the quote, a place to draw, and a prompt to write. The quotes are from Martin Luther King Jr., Maya Angelou, Aesop, Mother Teresa, and the Dalai
Start each day with The Pledge of Kindness to help remind your students how important it is to be kind and helpful to everyone they meet each and every day. I have included all words and pictures you'll need. Just print and cut and your pocket chart activity is ready to use. Even though this is a FREEBIE, I hope you will take the time to leave feedback to let me know what you think!
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USA Patriotic Coloring Sheet Freebie
This coloring page is complete with fifty stars and words that describe Americans, was created to encourage unity our country. I've included the Pledge of Allegiance to the American Flag as well as some stripes to the background of the page.
My desire is that as your students (or you) color in the words and shapes on this page, that they will be encouraged and reminded of the strengths of our country, the USA. In the mi
Show your support and advocate for LGBTQ Students and Families with these posters, promoting a safe school environment. Four different styles and messages to chose from. They include:
Your Are Lovable, Worthy, Enough, Brave
Display on a bulletin board, in the classroom, school counseling and administration offices, and Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) Projects.
Regardless of what's going on outside our classrooms, our students should know that they are SO loved. This freebie includes full-page letter outlines of "YOU ARE SO LOVED" to be printed on colorful paper, as well as a smaller pennant banner version of the phrase (two flags per page).
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This sub plan lesson for #kindnessnation and #weholdthesetruths is perfect for teaching your students to respect differences between themselves and others. You can leave this lesson with your substitute teacher or use it yourself if you prefer.
Students will interview a peer and discuss their differences. Doing so, they will learn that it is okay to be different, and we need to respect that others that are different from us, too. This includes respecting students for having different features,
This is a simple yet effective project to encourage kindness, inclusion and empathy in your classroom and your community.
Students discuss acts of kindness in class, and then take the writing template home to complete with family members. They choose one story to write down together and bring back to share with the class.
I've been doing this for almost 20 years, and the stories that have been collected over the years have been incredibly inspiring and heartwarming!
Once the stories are ret
This “Character Is Key” Tab Book was designed to teach students about different character traits related to kindness and tolerance. It covers 7 character traits, and allows students to explore these traits and reflect on what these traits mean to them, and how they can show these positive traits throughout their lives.
Each Page Includes...
- A title and tab
- A qu
Help build a strong classroom community by having your children recite "Our Promise to Each Other" every morning. This cute display will help your children learn the promise in no time!
The words in this promise were written by Debbie Miller, and can be found in her book, Reading With Meaning.
I hope you enjoy this free resource.
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"Kindness is a language the deaf can hear and the blind can see."
From my best-selling Motivational Monday Weekly Writing Prompts Bell Ringers or Exit Slips, enjoy this free quote about kindness, along with four writing prompt questions and an optional handout.
This resource is a great way to promote positive behavior in your students, start a discussion about kindness, bullying, etc., or to kick off a "random acts of kindness" project. Plus, it's EDITABLE! Change the prompts to suit your need
Excerpt from ASCA Ethical Standards for School Counselors. The poster reads:
"All students have the right to:Be respected, be treated with dignity and have access to a comprehensive school counseling program that advocates for and affirms all students from diverse populations including but not limited to: ethnic/racial identity, nationality, age, social class, economic status, abilities/disabilities, language, immigration status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity/expression,
Pledge of Allegiance Poster
If your school is anything like mine, you must have the Pledge of Allegiance posted in your classroom! Use this colorful poster to spice up your classroom this year! #kindnessnation #weholdthesetruths
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This lesson uses primary sources in print and video form to help students understand the causes and effects of the Civil Rights Sit-Ins protests in the 1960s. Students will compare and contrast primary and secondary sources, use discuss questions, and write about the events and people involved.
This can be used as a stand-alone primary source lesson, or as a great resource for any Martin Luther King, Jr., Black History or Civil Rights unit! There's enough
FREE #kindnessnation #weholdthesetruths resource. Search these hashtags for forever freebies about kindness, empathy, and civics. Kindness is essential. This download is CBT inspired, which means the activities are based in a counseling theory which data shows is very effective. CBT, or Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, includes the ideas of challenging automatic negative thoughts and the goal of helping folks get outside their comfort zones so they can grow. This download has 10 quick, no prep and
All proceeds to Everytown the month of March, 2018. Thank you for helping to prevent gun violence!
Are you looking to inspire your young learners to change the world? To make it AWESOME? This activity and craft pair beautifully with Kid President's video: Make the World Awesome
With all that's going on in the world let's harness the creativity, natural conscientiousness and caring of our youngest learners and challenge them to think:
How can I make the world Awesome?
Included in the craft act
Showing students that we accept them just the way they are is essential to a productive and happy student - teacher relationship. This poster and its wording makes abundantly clear that no matter where students come from or what they believe in or what they look like--they will have a safe and welcoming place in your classroom. This resource is designed to be posted or projected by anyone who wants to convey acceptance and love to our young people (or to peo
If you're using Marzano Learning Goals and Scales in your room, these behavior scales will fit perfectly into your routines! Give your students specific behaviors to evaluate their won behaviors, and set goals for improving behavior, one little step at a time!
*Special Feature: FULLY EDITABLE Poster Pages included. You will be able to adjust the title and goal statements for each level of the Scale. The pre-written content will remain the same to ensure an accurate progression of skills and co
#kindnessnation #weholdthesetruths Let's create kind kids! These task cards pair perfectly my my Inauguration Day shared reading. It is also a freebie! However, they can also be used on their own. There are 10 different challenges for students. Each will help your students make our world a better place.
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Five Photo Writing Prompts
This FREE set includes 5 writing prompts that require your students to respond to an interesting photograph. The prompts are about kindness, respect, diversity, compassion, and working together.
Your download contains two files. The files with the word "Projection" in the title are designed for the prompts to projected on a screen for the whole class to look at. The files with the word "Printed" in the title are designed to be printed and copied for each student
Because character DOES matter, I'm happy to offer these editable (and printable write-on) name tags featuring character traits for FREE, forever, as a part of the #kindnessnation and #weholdthesetruths campaign.
These desk tags coordinate with my Clippin' for Character series, but can standalone in any classroom. They can also be used on lockers, in agendas, or on folders/binders.
I hope that you'll enjoy using these in your classroom!
This free download includes 2 emergent readers. Each 5 page book discusses how to be kind and caring toward others. The books have predictable text, pages to color, and a reflection page at the end. They can be used any time throughout the year as a reminder to be kind and caring toward others.
We Matter Classroom Posterst celebrate the diversity and uniqueness of all students and welcomes them into your classroom unconditionally. There are 4 posters included. I hope you like them and you hang them in your class or office with pride.
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Start each day with Getting Along at School to help remind your students how important it is to be kind and helpful to everyone they meet each and every day. I have included all words and pictures you'll need. Just print and cut and your pocket chart activity is ready to use. Even though this is a FREEBIE, I hope you will take the time to leave feedback to let me know what you think!
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