Updated: Sep 13
Calling all teachers: Let us help you plant some positive SEL seeds this Fall and dig into a You Are a Gardener® | #PullYourWeeds® back to school theme for your classroom!
As we all know, Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) is an important aspect of education that helps students develop emotional intelligence, empathy, and communication skills. By incorporating a back-to-school SEL theme in your classroom, you can create a positive and supportive learning environment for your students.
To learn more about our student assemblies, our professional ONE-CLICK SEL for teachers, our family workshops and more ways for your school to dig into our SEL programs: Click Here & Let's Grow!
Here are some ideas to help you dig into a You Are a Gardener® | #PullYourWeeds®
SEL theme for your classroom this year with minimal materials:
Start the year off with a 'My Flowers Are' icebreaker activity that encourages students to get to know each other and build connections & dig into the You Are a Gardener® mindset. Have your students write down their 'flowers' (the things that make you feel happy & joyful) on each of the petals. Click Here To Download The Sheet.
Incorporate some gardener themed SEL activities into your daily routine, such as during morning meetings or reflection time at the end of the day. Visit our #PullYourWeeds® Blog for inspiration and free activity sheets.
Use our book to introduce your students to the You Are a Gardener vocabulary & mindset. Click Here To Get A Signed Copy.
Earn Gardening Tool Badges as a class. Explore activities & exercises techniques to help students manage their emotions and reduce stress to cultivate a calm & confident classroom decorum. Click Here To Start Today!