Please visit our Google Classrooms for a listing of our Social Emotional Friendly Friday Activities.
Mrs. Christiansen's Google Classroom Code: qw34mwt
Mrs. Khalifa's Google Classroom Code: bvxvm4t
Activity 1: Favorite Things
Its always fun to talk about our favorite things and learn about someone else's favorite things! Ask a friend or family member to play this fun game! I am sure that person will learn a lot about you and you will learn a lot about them.
Activity 2: Self-Regulation Workout
Self-Regulation is the process your brain goes through, that gives you the ability to manage your emotions and behaviors. There are strategies we can do that will help us develop our sef-regualtion skills. The best part...the strategies are fun! Check out this 7 minute workout for self-regulation.
Activity 3: Silly Putty Video
Playing with Silly Putty is a great and healthy way to relieve stress after a long school day. Watch this video and make your own Silly Putty at home!
Activity 1: Everybody has Talent
We all have hidden talents and things that we are proud of. Show it off. Color in the rainbow and write down on each ray things that make you, YOU.
For example: I love elephants! I enjoy baking. I LOVE hugs.
Once you complete this assignment, share it in the Classroom Drive.
Activity 2: Brain Break
Short brain breaks during work time have been shown to have real benefits. They reduce stress and frustration and increase attention and productivity. The key is to take them before fatigue, distraction or lack of focus set in.
Activity 3: No Permission Slips Needed
Thanks to technology, it’s now possible for kids to visit all kinds of places from the comfort of their homes. Here's a list of the best virtual field trips for you, so enjoy your “visit”! If you need it, YouTube offers a closed captioning option. Just click CC button at the bottom right-hand corner.
Activity 1: Screen Free Bingo
Since we have been remote learning, we have been glued to our screens! It is so important, that during our down time, we step away from our screens and explore the world around us. This Screen Free Bingo game will let you do just that! Have fun!
Activity 2: Growth Mindset Activity
Growth mindset is learning how to accept and embrace challenges. It is when a person believes that they can achieve anything by working hard. People with a growth mindset know that they are continually growing and learning and they choose to focus on the positives in their life. This growth mindset activity allows you to focus on the many positives in your life.;-)
Activity 3: DIY Playdough
Not only is playdough fun but it also has therapuetic value! Playdough is a great tool for releasing aggression and stress! Playing with playdough when you are upset or angry is an amazing coping skill. Check out this video to learn how to make your own playdough at home.
Activity 1: Virtual Recipe Book
Many of our amazing students have been spending time learning new recipes, practicing their measuring skills, and finding a new hobby cooking or baking.
Please share with us your favorite recipes. They can be savory or sweet. As an added bonus, share a picture of one of your masterpieces!
Activity 2: DIY Fidgets
Fidget toys are utilized in many capacities. Firstly, they are a quiet way to help students focus, improve attention, and helps to eliminate extra sensory distractions. This video will help you create six different fidgets by using materials you already have at home. We would love to see your creativity.
Activity 3: Feelings & Emotions Coloring Sheet
Activity 1: 15 Quick and Easy Sensory Crafts for Kids
A sensory activity is any activity that engages the five senses and the vestibular or proprioception systems. It is particulary important for children because it can allow them to explore their creativity, while learning about the world around them through their senses. Check out this video for quick and easy sensory craft ideas! Email us your final creation!
Activity 2: Gratitude Scavenger Hunt for Kids
Gratitude is believed to be one of the healthiest emotions a person can have. Get in touch with all of the positive in your life with this Gratitude Scavenger Hunt!
Activity 3: Coping Skills Checklist
Healthy coping skills are ways to manage our big emotions. This checklist is a way to recognize what coping skills you could use to help you when you feeling sad or angry.
Activity 1: Mind Jar
Activity 2: Self Affirmations
Please color in the following worksheet and email us a photo of it when completed =)
email@example.com & firstname.lastname@example.org
We will create a collage of the art work submitted.
Activity 3: Brain Dump Bullet Journal
In the blank space, write down anything that is on your mind. There are no right or wrong answers. Sometimes we have too many thoughts in our minds and a way to release all those thoughts is writing them down :)