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Random Acts of Kindness for Kids
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March 30, 2018September 2, 2020

Random Acts of Kindness for Kids

This activity is really simple and easy to do, but that’s what I love about it.   I think the idea of kids spreading inspiration, building each other up and getting in the habit of doing random acts of kindness is very important.  I gave my group of grade 4’s the job of coming up with...

Mental Health Lessons for Kids
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March 30, 2018September 2, 2020

Mental Health Lessons for Kids

  We all need a reminder of the important things in life sometimes.  I started with a large clear jar and enough Styrofoam balls to fill it.  As I put them in, I told students that they represented the big things in their lives, like their family and close friends, their health and well being.  I...

The Tale of Peter Rabbit
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March 30, 2018October 30, 2020

The Tale of Peter Rabbit

Flopsy, Mopsy, Cottontail and Peter!  What child doesn’t love this classic tale.  Story plays are my absolute favourite activity to prepare and present.  There is something magical to presenting a story in this way.  This is a recent story play of the classic story, “The Tale of Peter Rabbit”, by Beatrix Potter. For my story...