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    Appreciation Poster Download

    Download poster for classroom use about the word "Appreciation." Preview materials below. Save PDF, zoom in or out by moving mouse over preview window.
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    9-12: Heaven or Groundhog Day?

    h4. Learning outcomes * “Enlightenment is infinite acceptance of all things past, infinite responsibility for all things present, and infinite service for all things future.” —Zen definition of Nirvana h4. Students will: demonstrate accurate analysis of audience through appropriate choices in diction, motive support, point support, and non-print textual support. demonstrate knowledge of the concept of character qualities and reflect positive ...
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    6-8: Character education: What would you do?

    This lesson is designed to teach character development, problem solving, and teamwork. It can also be used with exceptional students in a high school setting. A lesson plan for Grades 6–8 Guidance and Healthful Living Education h4. Learning outcomes The students will learn that we all face tough decisions every day. How we choose to respond to these events reveals who ...
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    K-5: Integrating Character Education / A Lesson on Responsibility

    Activity on the character trait of responsibility. *_A lesson plan for Grades K–5 Guidance_* h4. Students will: * learn to demonstrate traits of responsibility. * learn that accepting responsibility is more rewarding than avoiding responsibility. *_Teacher planning: 45 Minutes_* h4. Materials/resources * Benny the Lazy Beaver by George Fisk Publisher: Cosmic Concepts Pr; (January 1, 1991) ISBN: 0962050717 * Beaver puppet ...
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    K-8: Goals, Goals, Goals

    Students will be introduced to the benefits of goal-setting and the steps in the goal setting process. A group activity with a ball will give students practice in all steps of the process and an opportunity to see the benefits of setting goals. *_A lesson plan for Grades K–8 Guidance_* h4. Students will: * list benefits of goal-setting. * describe steps ...
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    K-5: Fact Versus Opinion

    Distinguishing between fact and opinion is important for students to understand. This lesson uses many interesting and concrete examples to help students tell the difference between the two. *_A lesson plan for Grades K–5 Guidance_* h4. Learning outcomes Students will distinguish between fact and opinion. *_Teacher planning: 45 minutes_* h4. Materials/resources Handouts copied on construction paper, scissors, pencils, and creativity! h4. ...
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    K-5: A Friend, Starting With You!

    This lesson helps students learn about themselves and how good a friend they are to others. It helps children identify their own special talents and characteristics while showing the importance of good self-esteem in making new friends. *_A lesson plan for Grades K–5 Guidance_* h4. Learning outcomes Students will learn to identify their own positive character traits, friendship skills, and the ...
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    K-5: Getting Along With Others

    This lesson introduces the key concepts of cooperation, peer relations, interpersonal skills, getting along with others, and team-building. *_A lesson plan for Grades K–5 Guidance_* h4. Students will: * review and learn additional benefits of getting along with others. * review and learn additional ways to get along with others. * identify their own behaviors that make it easier and harder ...
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    K-3: Sharing with Others

    In this guidance lesson plan for grades 2 and 3 students will focus on the concept sharing and using their manners. They will complete an activity and then discuss their thoughts. h4. Students will: * identify why sharing is positive * demonstrate the understanding of sharing by completion of sentence stems and illustration Classroom time required:35 minutes h4. Materials needed * ...
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    9-12: Cooperation, Trust, and Interdependence

    h4. Learning outcomes Students will * experience what it is like to depend on a group for their safety and to accomplish a goal. * increase their understanding of the need for interdependence and cooperation in building relationships. * learn the need for effective communication in problem solving situations. h4. Teacher planning Time required for lesson 90 minutes Related Links Not ...
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    Lesson: Creating an Inclusive Environment of Understanding Feelings

    Lesson: Creating an Inclusive Environment of Understanding Feelings
    The students will learn about feelings and how to get along with others in group situations. Children will discuss what makes a friend, how friends make each other feel, what friends do together and how to resolve differences between friends. They will identify the qualities of friendship. *_A lesson plan for Grades K–5 Guidance and Social Studies_* To help children: * ...
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    Conflict Resolution/Self-Discipline

    Students will define the character trait self-discipline by listening to the story Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse by Kevin Henkes. They will then learn a 3R strategy: Retreat, Rethink, and React, in order to handle conflicts. This strategy can be applied to the events in this story. A lesson plan for Grades K–5 Guidance Learning outcomes Students will identify and define the ...
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    Building Friendships

    The class will listen to the counselor/teacher read the book: "Enemy Pie" by Derek Munson and a discussion will follow. This lesson will be summarized by listening to the students share their Friendship Recipes created from the new ideas learned from "Enemy Pie." An example of "Friendship Pie" is on an attachment. A lesson plan for Grades K–5 Guidance Students will ...
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    Are You Listening?

    Students will learn the importance of listening and how to listen effectively. A lesson plan for Grades K–5 Guidance Learning outcomes * The importance of listening * How to listen effectively Time required for lesson: 25 Minutes h4. Ask students: * What is listening? * What parts of your body do you use to listen with? h4. Activities * Explain each ...
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    Animal Friends: Feelings Toward Others

    This lesson helps students explore personal beliefs and feelings toward others. Students will examine stereotypes and how they influence interactions. The lesson emphasizes peer relationships, awareness of feelings, understanding /accepting differences and self-knowledge. A lesson plan for Grades K–5 Guidance Students will: * understand stereotypes and how they influence interactions with others. * better understand their feelings about themselves and others ...
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    Angry Words: What Goes Around Comes Around

    This is a simple, concrete lesson to illustrate the power of anger to travel from one person to another and to linger in the environment even after the immediate emotion is gone. Strategies for coping with angry feelings are shared. Students will: * understand the power of angry words to influence the quality of their personal relationships and their human environment. ...
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    All About ME: Likenesses & Differences

    This lesson will help to enhance the self-esteem of the students by focusing on each child's individual differences. A lesson plan for Kindergarten Healthful Living Education, Social Studies and Guidance Students will enhance their self-esteem by learning that all people have likenesses and differences. Students will learn to be accepting of differences in other people. Time required for lesson:45 Minutes h4. ...
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