Habits of Heart and Mind

Unit Content

Social + Emotional Development
A Generous Heart

Ages 5 to 6+: Brainstorm different ways to express generosity and leave kindness notes out for friends and family

Take Action

Ages 5 to 6+: Create a culture that models and supports acts of courage by teaching children to take risks

Same and Different

Ages 5 to 6+: Explore what makes us unique as humans, what we have in common, and how we can best support one another in our similarities and differences

What’s Your Opinion?

Ages 5 to 6+: Empower children to clearly express their opinions and point of view with others

Conversation Starters

Ages 5 to 6+: Turn meaningful conversations into a playful game

Seeing Through the Eyes of Others

Ages 5 to 6+: Learn how to express an opinion while also understanding and listening to the opinions of others

Dream Big

Ages 5 to 6+: Practice visualization as a technique to work through challenges or help attain big and small goals

Being a Good Listener

Ages 5 to 6+: Prioritize respectful listening by reviewing six simple steps to show others that we care about what they have to say

Habits of Heart and Mind

Ages 5 to 6+: Identify a variety of values, dispositions, and character traits before creating inspiration stones as a reminder of what's important

The Power of Positive Thinking

Ages 5 to 6+: Use positive self-talk to view life's challenges from a glass half-full perspective

What Would You Do?

Ages 5 to 6+: Encourage children to develop and follow their own moral compass by engaging in discussions about difficult situations

Stronger Together

Ages 5 to 6+: Use toothpicks to demonstrate the power of collaboration

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Unit Includes

  • 12 Lessons