Free activities for using Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech in class. #kindnessnation #weholdthesetruths
This is a great activity to share with your students in celebration of Dr. King's life and dream. Activities are aligned
Help your students learn the real meaning of the Pledge of Allegiance by completing this cut and paste lift the flap activity.
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This printable sign features a black background and a quote from J.C. Watts:
CHARACTER is doing the right thing when nobody is looking.
This poster lends itself nicely to many first day of school activities. Students can copy the quote in their
American Flag: This American Flag collaboration poster is a great group activity. Together students will color the poster, assemble it and display it in their classroom to let visitors know their classroom is a creative, collaborative and patriotic
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
Constitution Preamble comes with a several printables and activities for you to use as you teach your kids about the United States Constitution. #kindnessnation #weholdthesetruths In the free Constitution Preamble pack, you will receive the
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
This printable sign makes a quick and easy beginning of the school year decoration. It also makes a great gift for a teacher colleague. You may also print it in 4x5 for student gifts.
how far you have come
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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
In this resource, there is a nonfiction reading passage based on the Presidential Inauguration of Donald Trump that will take place on Friday, January 20, 2017. It is differentiated for your high, mid, and lower level students as you study the
This set of journal pages are from my INTEGRITY Theme set for Morning Meeting and can also be found in my Morning Meeting Made Easy Set # 2.
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United States President Activity. This is a FREE 2-page worksheet and answer key that will have your students learn about the roles of the president of the United States and will also have your students search for facts regarding past
Banned books week: To celebrate the freedom to read, you can download this President Snow mini poster and bookmarks to distribute to your students or use for yourself.
The Hunger Games continues to make the top 10 challenged and/or banned books in
Watercolor Election Clip Art
Patriotic watercolor election clipart set
Uncle Sam Hat
3 Stars (Red, White, Blue)
Dangling Stars (2)
A resource for early elementary ed units on civil rights, women's rights, Martin Luther King, Jr., racism, sexism, tolerance, understanding and acceptance. Includes 5 hands-on reading, writing and art activities
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
Fun facts about the history of Inauguration Day with a couple of extension activities for students to do.
Check out my web quest on Inauguration Day. the oath of office, a big parade and evening balls,
Bully Free Zone
These exciting bookmarks and posters are perfect to use with your Bully Prevention lessons. It's a great way to promote a safe learning environment!
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Practice important reading skills including TOPIC and MAIN IDEA while teaching students about this once every four years event. This Inauguration freebie will teach students about the events of inauguration day and help them practice key CCSS skills
Infuse your classroom with inspiration using this Leadership Quotes Poster Set. These colorful posters feature fun fonts by Kimberly Geswein and include powerful quotes by important leaders. Each poster comes with a colored border option, and
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.
Made in collaboration with my 14-year-old daughter Eliza, KG Rise UP is a celebration of the power of the human spirit to rise above terrible situations and find hope, healing, compassion, and kindness.
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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
Color-Fill Film Guides are doodle notes for movies! They are perfect to leave with a sub., give for extension extra-credit, or just to use in class. Students color and answer prompts as they watch the film. The coloring aspect is just enough to help
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
Research shows that bullying is a major issue to deal with in a majority of schools. Often lots of children suffer in silence as they live out their daily ordeal of dealing with a bully. Join with me and other collaborators at #kindnessnation and
This lesson will introduce students to Susan B. Anthony and Cesar Chavez, their beliefs and their many accomplishments. Students will put together a puzzle to introduce them to Anthony, and use print or internet
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
Wishing you the
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,
"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
3D STATUE OF LIBERTY MODEL PROJECT:
The Statue of Liberty is one of our most treasured American Symbols. Teach students about the Statue of Liberty and practice Functional Text Comprehension at the same time by following written directions to
#kindnessnation #weholdthesetruths Random Acts of Kindness; Valentine's Day; Love
Why Should You Share R.A.K.?
Did you know that national RAK week is from February 10-February 16? Even though as educators we want our students to practice random
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
#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
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
Any day is a great day to review positive words that connect to being kind. Word searches can be a fun way to get your students talking about vocabulary related to spreading kindness. Your students will enjoy this fun word search!
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You will download a free empathy worksheet for students to define and understand this word. A grading rubric is also included. This activity works well for literacy, as part of a civil rights unit, Black History Month, Inauguration Day, Women's
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
What does kindness look like? Let your students brainstorm what kindness looks like to them. What does it look like at home? At school? At the store? What does kindness look like with our family members? Friends?
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FREE- Use the kindness posted in ANY classroom.
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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
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.
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Trying to squeeze some social skills and some fun into an already packed school day?
Kids LOVE Reader's Theater, and this short play has a twist: the audience and the actors are encouraged to create the ending themselves, using kindness as their
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This product is a one page resource for social problem solving steps for self-regulation, social skills, and counseling.
This free resource includes a
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6 cards on a sheet for students to pay one another kind compliments. Fill in their name next to "Hey, ____!" and pay a compliment (anonymous or signed)
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
Teach students the qualities of a Superhero Friend with these Superhero Friendship Posters. Each poster contains a different quality found in a good friend. Use the posters as talking points for mini-lessons or
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
These "Get Real With Teens About Diversity + (in)Equality Cards" were designed to invite honest self-reflection and courageous conversations. The topics address real and often challenging issues that impact the lives of young people today.
Help your students become superheroes of kindness! Included are a "Kindness Recipe" and a "Kindness Hero" informational sheet that students will create to help others know how to be kind.
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
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