The Clay Plays
First graders design geometric figures using clay. They listen to stories about their clay characters that are experiencing difficult situations. They show empathy for the characters while experiencing the need to examine how others are feeling.
1st Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
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
Unique Monique: Building a Community of Unique Individuals
Students recognize that each student is unique and has special talents. Students develop a puzzle piece that describes them and their particular talents. Students share their pieces and post on a bulletin board.
K - 5th English Language Arts
Character Emotion and Feelings
Students explore student psychology by completing a visual arts project. In this human emotion lesson, students collaborate in groups and discuss how different situations cause emotions and feelings to rise in them. Students read a story...
1st - 4th Visual & Performing Arts
Using Words to Work Things Out
Students explore appropriate ways to communicate feelings. In this character development instructional activity, students listen to Hands are not for Hitting and several other books about expressing emotions appropriately. Students...
Pre-K - 1st Visual & Performing Arts