Let it go leaves
Focus: Holding onto positive feelings & letting go of negative
Write words, thoughts or scenarios (prep-2 draw pictures) in the leaves falling from the tree. Teacher to prompt students to think about things that make them sad, angry, nervous, upset etc.
Teacher: “See how the leaves are falling from the tree? Sometime in life things make us feel this way. It is important that we can accept these feeling, then let them go, like leaves falling from a tree.”
Now write words, thoughts or scenarios (prep-2 draw pictures) in the tree that make you feel happy, excited, blessed, grateful etc.
Teacher: “These are the positive emotions and things in our life that make us smile. We keep hold of these emotions and memories and remember them when we face those negative falling leaves.”