I Can Be Helpful-- building your classroom community (geared for preschool to first grade students)
This packet is designed to help you successfully build a community of children who genuinely care for one another. It teaches students how to be helpful and how to accept other students. It includes many different activities that you can use in your classroom at any time of the year.
Included in this pack are lessons plans and activities that you can use over an entire month that focus on teaching your students how to be helpful. You will find many resources that you can use with your students to help build your classroom community.
All of these lesson plans and activities encourage students to be helpful and teach your young learners how to talk and listen to their friends. They are great for character education lessons, morning meeting activities, and team building games.
There are also lessons that are cross-curricular. Many lessons go along with picture books and fables that exemplify characters being helpful. There are extensions and lessons that your students can use in guided reading small groups. There are also poems, worksheets, opportunities for drama extensions, and more!
Take a look at the preview to see more of what is included in this pack. I am sure you will love it and that it will help you build that community in your classroom.