This mindfulness unit teaches students to appreciate each moment. It celebrates supportive friendships and helps everyone de-stress. Let's be thankful! Based on one of our most popular songs, our "Gift in this present" theme has proven to really speak to kids. And teachers too!
Included in this appreciation unit:
studio recording of our Gift in this Present song
Lyrics to accompany Gift (because your kids will want to sing along!)
Teacher directions aligned with CCSS
Craftivities and interactive notebook pages to use as lesson responses and as graphic organizers for writing pieces
Suggested writing prompts
A close read activity for use with any lyrics
4 posters, 3 bookmarks, 3 writing papers - all papers in lined,
unlined, color, and grayscale
Great conversation starters:
A blog post about gift
2 video lessons about appreciation wrapped around our Gift song
lyrics and music Lessia Bonn
copyright I am Bullyproof Music
BR unit copyright Retta London and Lessia Bonn
Bullyproof Rainbow Resources
To sample this song, listen to the Gift song PREVIEW in our store.
More units from our year-long behavior management series:
Interactive Notebook CC Kindness Read-think-write
Common Core Courage- be Fearless
Literary Essay - Friendship Loyalty Unit
Social Skills Making Better Choices powerful resource package
Interactive Notebook - Positivity Rocks!