Activities for Building Character & Social Emotional Learning (Grades 6-8)

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Activities for Building Character & Social-Emotional Learning Grades 6-8

The guide provides specific, easy-to-use activities that allow students to have conversations, learn through inquiry, and feel empowered to change through self-monitoring of their creative thinking. Students use creative ways, including art, drama, writing, music, and reading, to express themselves and reflect on their experiences.

Key concepts:

Me and my school community—what I need at school, cool rules, and respecting differences

Discovering our feelings—character building, dealing with anger, stress, and attitude makes a difference

My support system—friendship factors, stress stoppers, peer pressure, and people who care about me

Respect yourself and others—the language of respect, blaming, compassion, and private space

Bullying—being cool enough to care, bully survey, courage to be a positive bystander, and how to handle bullies

Teaming up for success—accountability, leadership, verbal and nonverbal communication, and cooperation

Conflict resolution—keeping my cool, problem solving steps, and team spirit

The power to choose—targeting good choices, learning from my choices, thinking before acting, and making a difference at school

Follow your dreams—positive role models, using my gifts and talents, self-discipline, and setting goals

This book is also part of the Activities for Building Character and Social-Emotional Learning Set. To learn more about the set see product 1946A.