Boris, where do words go? ... In this lesson Dave and Boris learn about the power of our words. Words go into the mind and can live there forever. Dave and Boris teach students how to take agency over mindsets and care for the thoughts that grow there.
Materials Required: pencil and paper
Age Group: Early Elementary/KS1
This lesson cross references the SEL Core Competency: 'Self-Awareness.'
This lesson cross-references with B-SMS 1. M 2. from the ASCA Mindset and Behavior Standards.
MW1 : Mental Wellbeing - that mental wellbeing is a normal part of daily life, in the same way as physical health.
MW3 : Mental Wellbeing : how to recognise and talk about their emotions, including having a varied vocabulary of words to use when talking about their own and others’ feelings.
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