Tag: SEL lessons

1.1.21 SEL Lesson

Reaching Our Goals

We hope that the lessons are helpful to you and your students. Elementary Lesson Please start by sharing this video with your students Instructions:  First, watch the video Next, find a parent or adult to help you discuss the following questions:  What are your goals?   Are your goals long term? (e.g. 5-10-20 years from now) …

1.1.21 SEL Lesson

How to make a “S.M.A.R.T.” goal!

We hope that the lessons are helpful to you and your students. Elementary Lesson Please start by sharing this video with your students Instructions: Watch the video. Create a “goal list” for the year of 2021 that includes 2 “BIG” goals you would like to achieve this year. Have an adult help you identify and …

Is it still a gift if you can’t unwrap it?

We hope that the lessons are helpful to you and your students. Elementary Lesson Please start by sharing this video with your students Instructions: Watch the video. Besides having A LOT OF FUN, these people are doing all types of acts of kindness.  Some of the ideas are wild and challenging (or not yet possible …

All our many gifts

We hope that the lessons are helpful to you and your students. Elementary Lesson Please start by sharing this video with your students Guiding Questions: What gift did the mom give the boy in the video? Why didn’t he like the gift at first? Was the boy lucky to have his mom? Why? Who are …

Remembering the “why” of giving

We hope that the lessons are helpful to you and your students. Elementary Lesson Please start by sharing this video with your students Instructions: Take a look at the video of this “Kid CEO”. What do you think motivated this student to give so much away?  Write down three ways her giving has impacted her …

Better to Give?

We hope that the lessons are helpful to you and your students. Elementary Lesson Please start by sharing this video with your students Instructions: Watch the video and think about what Emily was able to do with a big idea, some hard work, and support from family and her partner. Think about a need you …

How do we show gratitude?

We hope that the lessons are helpful to you and your students. Elementary Lesson Please start by sharing this video with your students Guiding Questions: How did the man in the video change from the beginning to the end?  What did he do differently? Why did he change? Do you ever make changes like that? …

Share your gratitude!

We hope that the lessons are helpful to you and your students. Elementary Lesson Please start by sharing this video with your students Instructions: Think about if you have anything in common with Kid President when it comes to gratitude? When is the last time you shared this gratitude with anyone else? Think of one …

Got Gratitude?

We hope that the lessons are helpful to you and your students. Elementary Lesson: Gratitude Takes Practice Please start by sharing this video with your students Instructions: After watching the video, think of 10 things you are grateful for.  Make a fun book by drawing pictures and labeling your gratitudes. Secondary Lesson: What are you …

Having an Attitude of Gratitude

We hope that the lessons are helpful to you and your students. Elementary Lesson Please start by sharing this video with your students Discussion Questions: What does “gratitude” mean?  Do you have an attitude of gratitude?  What happens when you forget to be thankful?  What can you do to remember? Secondary Lesson Please start by …