This packet is designed to help you successfully build a community of children who genuinely care for one another. It teaches students the importance of being kind and how to be a good friend. It includes many different activities that you can use in your classroom at any time of the year.
Included in this pack are lesson plans and activities that you can use over an entire month that focus on teaching your students how to be kind. 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 kind. There are also lessons that are cross-curricular. Included in this packet you will find fully written out lesson plans, art extensions and crafts, writing prompts, poems, worksheets, extensions, and more!
The books referenced in this packet include:
The Giant Of Jum by Elli Woollard
The Invisible Boy by Trudy Ludwig
Enemy Pie by Derek Munson
Stick and Stone by Beth Ferry
Those Shoes by Maribeth Boelts
If You Plant A Seed by Kadir Nelson
Somebody Loves You Mr. Hatch by Eileen Spinelli
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.