meditation

May 2, 2018
Students have many reasons to be distracted. Maybe they’ve just come from differently structured activities like phys ed, music, or lunch, and are finding it hard to refocus.  A hallway between…
October 12, 2017
Taking a deep breath isn’t just for difficult moments. This simple soothing strategy can help us and our students any time we need it.   Our 4Rs curriculum includes a popular activity called Stop-…
May 4, 2016
The process below is adapted from an activity in our 4Rs curriculum. Bring in a collection of small objects from the natural world (acorns, shells, pinecones, leaves, flowers, rocks, etc.)  Or ask…
November 7, 2011
Community Meeting Community meeting is a regularly scheduled time in the week when students can discuss observations, questions, concerns, and worries.The children set the agenda for the forty-…