Using Read Alouds to Build Community - Teaching with Jillian Starr
Love this blog post on using read aloud books to build community in classrooms! Especially love that she talks about responding to relevant issues as they arise! I boystownpress.org
18 Fun Activities That Teach Good Manners
We've all been there---at a restaurant when your kid burps loudly after chugging an entire soda, or at a friend's house where she wanders into the pantry to help herself to a snack. Young or old, how do we teach kids good manners? Here are some fun activities that teach good manners to toddlers and teenagers alike! 18 Fun Activities That Teach Good Manners 1. Learn the manners song. Promise, you'll be singing along too! 2. Play Who's Pigging Out? to help kids learn good table manners 3. Read…
How to Discipline a Child with ADHD: 19 ADHD Parenting Tips that Work
Improve your child's focus, concentration, self-control, and overall behavior with these ADHD parenting tips and discipline strategies!
How to Make the Ultimate Calming Corner - Self-Regulation
How to make a calming corner that supports self-regulation and use it effectively, including what to do when your child refuses to use the calming corner.
Feel better flower.
Fun activity to do with children to identify positive traits, personal boost to help encourage positivity and support system. Great self esteem activity.
23 Tips for Creating an Effective Calm Down Kit for Your Anxious Child
6 coping skills and 17 effective tools to include in your child's calm down kit to help regulate emotions at home, school, or on the go!
FREE Distance Learning Tips Social Story for children
I've written another FREE story to help children, teachers and families that may be struggling with some aspects of distance learning. This story was inspired by teacher Jen Ruskowski. She wrote to me asking if I could help write a story for a student who needed some tips:). From what I've seen a...
Calm and Collected: 13 Stress Relief Activities for Kids
If your little one suffers from feelings of overwhelm, worry, and/or anxiety, these stress relief activities for kids help calm the mind and body fast!
Mindfulness for Kindergarten: 4 Strategies to Get Your Students Engaged
Are you trying to teach mindfulness in Kindergarten and struggling to get buy-in or focus? Try these 4 mindfulness for Kindergarten strategies!
Early Screening For Reading Success - Simply Kinder
Do you have some kindergarten students who are struggling to read? Letter sounds, phonemic awareness, or any aspect just too much for them? We share ideas and tips to make sure your students get what they need! Early Screening For Reading is so important even in kindergarten!
Calm Down Kit
This pack contains resources to set up a Calm Down Corner in your room. 1) Steps to Calm Down Poster 2) How Are You Feeling Chart? 3) Calm Down Cards - suggestions for things that students can do to calm down (includes blank cards to add your own). © Tales From Miss D