The Introductory Video from the One Quiet Minute Module is designed for young children (3-8yrs). It is a useful addition to circle time groups, work stations, and/or can be used in 1 to 1 instructional settings to address multiple Social Emotional Learning standards. It also serve nicely as a springboard activity for literacy center activities.
Engaging visuals and a catchy song guide children through the classic mindfulness practice of still, quiet sitting. By simply watching and following along children exercise attention control (e.g. focus and concentration), self regulation (e.g. impulse control) and other social emotional skills that are essential to success in the classroom and beyond. One quiet minute also serves as a powerful behavioral management strategies providing children with a structured approach to calming and relaxation.
The introductory video offered here is also a part of the complete One Quiet Minute Module which includes a semesters worth of circle time and literacy center learning including:
5 Practice-Along Songs
Instruction Book (18 page teaching manual w/ goals, teaching strategies, tips, etc.)
Lyrics and Picture Book (31 page picture and storybook)
Workbook (16 activities for circle time and literacy center)
Generalization Strategies (12 additional activities)
For more information visit Mindful Youth Project's TPT store or www.mindfulyouthproject.org.