Word Association Game

Recommended Grade Level: Elementary and Middle SEL Skill(s): Communication, Cooperation Duration: 30 minutes Materials: Word Association Cards Word Association Game Instructions How do you play Word Association Games? Word association games provide players with a word and ask them to say the first thing that comes to mind. For our … Read more

Agree to Disagree: A Lesson About Perspective

Recommended Grade Level: Elementary SEL Skill(s): Communication, Cooperation, Empathy Duration: 30 minutes Materials: Paper Chart Paper Markers or Crayons Download: The Blind Men and the Elephant Story Download: I Agree or I Disagree Worksheet Agree to Disagree Lesson Instructions and Teacher Guide Learning to appreciate and value the perspectives of … Read more

Pass It On Game

Recommended Grade Level: Elementary and Middle SEL Skill(s): Communication, Cooperation Duration: 30 minutes Materials: None Pass It On Game Instructions Prompt: Gather students in a circle and tell them they will play a game of Pass It On. They will need to pay close attention to the action of the … Read more

Indoor Recess: Pass The Hoop

Recommended Grade Level: Elementary and Middle SEL Skill(s): Communication, Cooperation Duration: 30 minutes Materials: Hula hoop(s) Indoor Recess Activity Instructions Prompt: To begin this activity, place a hula hoop diagonally across your body and gather students to join hands in a circle. Tell them they will play a game of … Read more