The Kindness Jar is an opportunity to foster a classroom community that celebrates kind deeds performed every day in the classroom. She records her acts by putting jelly beans in a jar. Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials. ice cream party, free play time or free dress passes). It includes teacher quote cards and teacher appreciation notes. We are challenging our readers to perform 100 acts of kindness between Jan 16th and Feb 14th. The kindness cards could be used as mini positive notes, compliment cards or celebration cards for students. I even made one for myself so I could do it with my students! Here are some ideas for your classroom kindness jar: Surprise the principal, nurse, guidance counselor, or another teacher with a “book” featuring a drawing from each student in the class, thanking them for their service to the school. Do something nice for … It was then that I found a post from Carrots are Orange on How to Teach Kindness with a Kindness Jar, giving me a successful parenting strategy using positive reinforcement. Teacher Tips But it is a wonderful reminder to me that I need to … The Kindness cards and notes encour, Teacher Appreciation Kindness Cards make a great teacher appreciation week gift from students. Includes: Praise and kindness go a long way, as do simple things like coupons, a marble jar, certificates, and brag tags. • Several read aloud suggestions The cards can be used as mini positive notes, compliment cards or celebration cards for students. Age: 4+ This fun and educational book reading session not only includes storytelling time but also involves a set of activities where children can apply the values of what they have learned from the book in an engaging and interactive way. Join this fun story about how a little snippet wants desperately to live in the kindness jar because he learns that it brings kindness to the world, but can't figure out the right words to help spread kindness. It assists classrooms struggling with name-calling, putdowns, mean behavior, or other unkind behaviors. You can read more about our kindness challenge here. . Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Pinterest. The Kindness confetti cards and notes encourage posi, UPDATED JULY 2018 w/ two new sections- MIndfulness and Gratitude are now part of this product. (This is perfect for your next bulletin board! Download and print this family kindness jar template to use with your kids. View Larger Image Kindness Snippet Jar Alber, Diane. No comments: Post a Comment. #actsofkindness Diane Alber's Children's Book titled "Kindness Snippet Jar," is a story about Understanding Kindness (what it means to be Kind) and how to Spread Kindness (daily acts of Kindness). • Teacher Input Character Kindness Plan Activity to Support Teaching On Wonder by R.J. Palacio - My Kindness Diary. Some are struggling, some are feeling worthless or unloved, and a small act of kindness can be just what they need! The kids loved the story and we decided to come up with a kindness jar of our own! Will he achieve his mission? This DIY craft is such a powerful and thoughtful boost of positivity for anyone to enjoy – and sometimes kind words can be a priceless gift we can all use. 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