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SEL & RP

SEL & RP

Activities to support students' social and emotional learning and restorative practices

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Classroom activities to engage students in learning about and discussing issues in the news

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SEL & RP
Social & Emotional Learning & Restorative Practices
Current Issues
Current Issues
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Aug 02, 2020

Students deepen their knowledge of the civil rights icon and listen to and share their thoughts and reflections.

Aug 01, 2020

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

Jul 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.

Jul 20, 2020

Students read and think about what other students have to say about Covid-19 and Black Lives Matter and then share their own perspectives.  (Grades 3-6)

Jul 20, 2020

Students examine and reflect on other students’ art and writing about Covid and Black Lives Matter, and share their own perspectives, including through art. (Grades 6-12)

Jul 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

Jul 05, 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. 

 

Jul 02, 2020

Students explore the Supreme Court's ruling protecting DACA, discuss the youth-led movement fighting to advance immigrants' rights, and consider what comes next. 

Jun 20, 2020

This lesson invites students to listen to and reflect on portraits of 12 Black Lives Matter protesters from across the U.S.

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Aug 28, 2020

Activities to help elementary students develop the key self-care practice of positive self-talk, from affirmations to gratitude.

Aug 26, 2020

Will voter suppression skew the results of the 2020 election? Students examine current efforts to suppress voting in the context of U.S. history and learn about efforts to defend

Aug 17, 2020

Create connections and invite creativity through this virtual or in-person activity in which students share an intriguing object, then write and share a poem about a classmate’s

Aug 02, 2020

Students deepen their knowledge of the civil rights icon and listen to and share their thoughts and reflections.

Aug 01, 2020

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

Jul 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.