Grades 2 - 5. This flexible resource combines character education with analogies to powerful stories from nature. Busy classroom teachers will like the accessibility and flexibility of these character education lesson plans. Accompanying each story are several activities that further investigate animals or plants and the connections between their qualities and human behaviors. Contains 75+ reproducible handouts. Paperback. 176 pages.
5 years & up. The Weird series tells true-to-life stories of bullying told from different perspectives: the target, the bystander, and the child doing the bullying. The perfect addition to your character education library. Buy all of them together as a set of 3 or pick your favorite titles and purchase them individually. Paperback. Each book has 48 pages. Book Titles: Dare!, Weird!, and Tough!
3 years & up. Help children learn that while everybody is different, everyone has similarities. Increase awareness and promote sensitivity for all and encourage collaboration and cooperative activities among all children. Includes 14 pre-cut pieces and tri-lingual lesson guide.
Birth & up. Children will relate to this loveable set of bears and matching blanket that encourage social and emotional development. The four soft and colorful bears will help children identify and label the common emotions of happy, sad, angry, and scared. Each bear is 11" tall. Machine washable.
3 years & up. Full color, photographic images help children to identify and label their emotions. Includes a color inlay on the frame to assist with placement of pieces. Set of 8 puzzles with 12 pieces per puzzle.
4 - 8 years. A unique character-development series that helps children learn, understand, and develop attitudes and character traits that strength self-confidence and a sense of purpose. Set of 4 paperback books with 40 pages each.
3 years & up. Don, Lauri, and Jan are known for their ability to capture attention by creating a fun, leaning environment where children are invited to participate, sing, dance and experience music's magic.
Anger is a natural response to circumstances that can lead to unacceptable and damaging behavior. This concise guide includes 15 lessons to teach children to express anger responsibly, safely, and in a controlled way. The activities help children to recognize anger, investigate strategies to defuse anger before it explodes, and understand that they are responsible for their behavior and can control their actions. 48 pages.
Grades 1 & up. Spark discussions on the first day and beyond. Colorful cubes feature 36 engaging questions about student experiences and perspectives, including: What are you most proud of? Who is the bravest person you know? and What foods do you like? Use in presenting character development activities; brainstorming before writing; and building oral language, social, and listening skills. Also supports fluency in ELLs and students with speech impairments. Includes activity guide. Soft foam… More »
Grades 1 - 5. Addressing morals, manners, empathy, friendship, and showing and managing emotions, these games encourage discussion among students about proper social behavior as they strive to find the best solution to problems. Set contains six game boards, 24 counters, one die, and one spinner.
Grades 1 & up. Encourage children to exchange negative behavior for positive as they take on the roles of bullies, victims, and bystanders in this board game. Game contains one game board, 54 playing cards, six pawns, and a die.
Grades K & up. Teach social graces with this exciting board game! Children will learn proper etiquette as they help Bobby, Brenda, Billy, and Becky Blunder navigate different social situations. Two or more players.
5 years & up. Every feeling has a face™. Make a Dino helps children explore and identify their feelings and emotions by projecting them on the dinosaurs they create. Are they feeling sad, angry or happy? Use the different magnetic foam pieces to change the expressions of the dinosaurs on the easel to reflect what is often hard to put into words. Made from durable, non-toxic materials. Easel size: 10.5" x 8" x 1.75" Includes: 100+ Magnets, 2 Multi-lingual activity cards,… More »
4 years & up. Just Because I Am: A Child's Book of Affirmation by Lauren Murphy Payne. Young children need support and encouragement as they learn to value themselves. This book of sweet, simple affirmations for children builds self-esteem and self-confidence through clear language and colorful art. Invites little ones to love, accept, and feel good about themselves exactly as they are. Includes tips, activities, and discussion questions for parents, teacher, and caregivers. Paperback. 36 pages.
DECA-C is designed to support early intervention efforts to reduce or eliminate significant emotional and behavioral concerns in preschool children. The DECA-C can be used to: (1) Guide interventions, (2) Identify children needing special services, (3) Assess outcomes and (4) Help programs meet Head Start, IDEA, and similar requirements. Kit includes: 1 Manual, 30 Record Forms, and 1 Norms Reference Card.