SEL and RP

Classroom activities that encourage students' social and emotional learning and promote restorative practices

August 1, 2020

Invite students to get some inspiration from athletes who have pursued social justice.

July 25, 2020

Students create and share with peers a playlist that tells a story in seven songs as a way to provide support, solace, and inspiration during hard times.

July 10, 2020

This activity, ideal for the beginning of a school session, helps students get to know each other through art. They pair up, interview each other, and then create a drawing or collage based on what they heard that they can share with each other and the class. 

July 5, 2020

Beginning a new school session with games like these can help you and your students get to know each other, cooperate, and build empathy and connection. 

 

May 19, 2020

This lesson has young people explore how we can use breathing to care for ourselves during times of stress – and reflect on how that works for different people. 

May 18, 2020

This lesson has young people explore how we can use breathing to care for ourselves during times of stress – and reflect on how that works for different people. 

May 13, 2020

This lesson has young people explore how we can use music to care for ourselves during times of stress - and share music they find calming with their peers. 

May 12, 2020

Invite young young people to enjoy and reflect on a video recitation of the uplifting poem Sometimes. 

May 10, 2020

Music can be healing, uplifting, and calming for both adults and children. This lesson has young people experience how we can use music to care for ourselves during times of stress. 

May 10, 2020

Music can be healing, uplifting, and calming for both adults and children. This lesson has young people experience how we can use music to care for ourselves during times of stress.