Words can help. Words can heal. Words can hurt. The words we choose to use with one another each minute of each day are extremely important and can make the difference between someone trying and someone quitting. Being cognizant and deliberate about the kind, encouraging, and beautiful words we share in our classrooms will serve to create a classroom environment that's trusting, nurturing, positive, and optimal for learning.
This is a little mini-lesson to get this sort of classroom started, because an environment such as this takes practice:)
In these 8 pages, you will find:
**A-Z examples of some beautiful, encouraging words
**3 questions about hearing and saying beautiful, encouraging words
**10 statements someone might say to you and space for you to create a response for that person with beautiful, encouraging words
One Arts Infusion Collaborative seeks to create gentle, affirming, original songs, poetry, and other creative learning resources that support and enhance curricular content, celebrate holidays, stir imaginations, and encourage positive classroom rapport great for learning.