Do you become frustrated when students are upset because they do not want to share? Or, are you spending precious educational minutes reminding students to be kind to one another? Unfortunately, teachers spend much time handling aspects related to not wanting to share. Since this is a crucial … [Read more...] about How to Compromise with It’s Mine!
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Honestly, it is natural for students to prioritize themselves. They’ve grown up learning to do things independently, such as brushing their teeth and putting away their clothes. So, it makes sense that they now need instruction on how important it is to consider the feelings of others. If they do … [Read more...] about Teaching Empathy with We’re All Wonders
Sadly, students often feel their voice does not matter. Instead, they think their young age means they do not have a say or ability to make decisions. However, it is vital that students realize they can dream big. Between guardian support and working hard, students can work towards high hopes for … [Read more...] about Developing Hopes for the Future with Only One You
Teachers spend hours upon hours trying to find ways to get students to be active in the classroom. Many times, only a few students are eager to participate. However, teachers want all students to share, discuss, and collaborate. This is why they are always looking for ways to create exciting, … [Read more...] about Engagement Strategies for an IRA
Unfortunately, students go through so many uncomfortable situations. Honestly, there is no way to know what will happen each day. So, they often begin to doubt themselves and experience much anxiety. Since teachers understand the power of self-talk and mental health, they incorporate creative ways … [Read more...] about Teaching Positive Thinking Skills with I Can Handle It!
Students spend so much of their time at school each day. So, it makes sense that they learn more than how to read, write, add, and subtract. In addition to this, they learn how to cooperate, collaborate, and compromise. This is why students become a school community. They spend so much time learning … [Read more...] about Learning About Community with This is a School