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Learning How to Compromise through Picture Books – 2023

Reading aloud children’s books to your elementary students is a great way to introduce and teach compromising. Below is a list of our favorite picture books to teach this social emotional learning topic. They all lend themselves well to facilitating rich classroom discussions around compromise. We Found a Hat, Rulers

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Grace for President book cover

Grace For President Activities and Lesson Plans for 2023

Elementary teachers looking for lesson plans and activities for Grace For President will find this post helpful. It includes resource recommendations, free teaching ideas, and information about the book. You’ll have everything you need to deliver engaging interactive read aloud lessons based on this story. With themes of perseverance, this

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10 Picture Books about Emotions for Elementary Students in 2023

One of my favorite teaching strategies is using picture books to teach SEL skills. Picture books are powerful tools that make social emotional learning topics fun and meaningful. They are also very accessible. Even if you don’t have a robust collection of high quality children’s literature in your classroom library,

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10 Picture Books about Teamwork for Elementary Students – 2023

One of my favorite teaching strategies is using picture books to teach SEL skills. Picture books are powerful tools that make social emotional learning topics fun and meaningful. They are also very accessible. Even if you don’t have a robust collection of high quality children’s literature in your classroom library,

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Salt in His Shoes book cover

Salt in His Shoes Activities and Lesson Plans for 2023

Elementary teachers looking for lesson plans and activities for Salt In His Shoes will find this post helpful. It includes resource recommendations, free teaching ideas, and information about the book. You’ll have everything you need to deliver engaging interactive read aloud lessons based on this story. With themes of patience, best

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Winter Opinion Writing FREEBIE!

Grab this freebie and engage your students in a fun seasonal activity. It’s a great way to practice opinion writing.