Social and Emotional Student Challenges (English and Spanish)

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Looking to try something innovating and new for homework? Or maybe you're looking for a creative way to implement social and emotional learning (SEL)? These challenges are a way for students to practice life skills that foster social and emotional growth. The challenges focus on interacting with friends, family, and nature. They promote the spread of kindness and a sense of giving.

Challenges can be completed with parents, siblings, friends, and independently. They are meant to be quick challenges that are valuable and that students and parents do not need to spend hours stressing about each night. This file contains everything you need to finally revamp or replace your traditional homework policy and to implement home challenges in your classroom.

Included in this file:

➟ Implementation guide

➟ Parent letter

➟ 27 Home Challenges with student pages

➟ Bonus challenge on each page

➟ Blank, editable template to create your own Home Challenge

➟ Student challenge tracker pages

➟ Teacher challenge tracker pages

➟ Awards (3 types)

➟ Both in English and Spanish

Some of the challenges are:

✻ Follow a recipe and cook or bake with a family member

✻ Go on a nature walk

✻ Write a letter to the mayor

✻ Read to a sibling

✻ Write a grocery list with a family member

✻ Meditate

✻ Read to a shelter pet

+ 20 more WITH bonus challenges to extend each one!

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Total Pages
40 pages
Answer Key
Does not apply
Teaching Duration
1 Year
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