Animal Friends: Feelings Toward Others
Young scholars explore and examine personal beliefs and feelings toward others. They assess stereotypes and how they influence interactions and emphasizes peer relationships, awareness of feelings and accepting others for who they are.
K - 5th Social Studies & History
Lesson Plan: Communicating With Body Language
The Olmec were an ancient people native to Mexico who lived from 1000-500 BC. Young artists examine the Olmec piece Seated Figure to analyze the use of body language to communicate a tone or feeling. They then use clay or play-dough to...
K - 5th Visual & Performing Arts
Picture Fists Full of Kisses
Ease children's back-to-school jitters with this primary grade lesson based on the book The Kissing Hand by Ruth E. Harper. Starting off with a singing of the song "I Wish I Had a Little Red Box", children go on to discuss and create a...
Pre-K - 2nd Math CCSS: Adaptable
Creating An Inclusive Environment
Students explore feelings and how to get along with others in a group. In this cooperative group lesson, students discuss what makes a good friend and steps to resolve differences between friends. Students role play various scenarios to...
K - 2nd Social Studies & History