#KindnessNation #WeHoldTheseTruthsHelp your students learn the real meaning of the Pledge of Allegiance by completing this cut and paste lift the flap activity. I hope you enjoy this free resource.Lori❤️Email: firstname.lastname@example.org❤️Teaching With Love and Laughter Blog❤️Facebook❤️Pinterest❤️Instagra
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 th
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 with the Common Core Standards for grades 6-12 and in
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
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 the
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
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 backgro
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
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).
"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 prom
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
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 diff
Use this activity for reviewing or assessing your students' understanding of the environmental impact of humans. Assign the worksheet for homework, an in class activity, or even as an emergency sub plan. Enjoy it! #kindnessnation #weholdthesetruths
Keywords: science, biology, life science, ecol
In this resource, there is a nonfiction reading passage based on the Presidential Inauguration of Donald Trump that took place on Friday, January 20, 2017. It is differentiated for your high, mid, and lower level students as you study the tradition and history of inauguration. Integrate government c
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 best year yet! •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••
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
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 lim
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?
This download contains 7 different bunting templates. Some of the templates are
Chocolate Milk, Por Favor by Maria Dismondy is a book written to help us understand empathy and diversity. Gabe moves into a classroom and Johnny doesn't treat him very well. Gabe doesn't speak the language and is trying hard to fit in. Read this book to your clas
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
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 goi
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.
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.
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.