BOOK OF THE MONTH & RETHINK PACING CALENDAR

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BOOK OF THE MONTH
& RETHINK
PACING CALENDAR

Book of the Month:
A Chair For My Mother by Vera B. Williams

November

Domain Area: Social Awareness
Focus Area: Social Contributions
Community Connection: Embracing students power to be agents of positive social change in their community!

SEL Lessons:

Grades K-2: Clean Up Time

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Student Video

 

Grades 3-5: My Classroom Job

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Student Video

 

Additional Student Videos:

Grade K: I Can Help!

Grade 1: I Spy a Helper

Grade 2: I Can Help My Family

Grade 3: Acts of Kindness

Grade 4: Making School a Better Place

Grade 5: Kind is Cool

December

Domain Area: Social Skills
Focus Area: Cooperation
Community Connection: Helping students build and demonstrate teamwork and cooperation through communication and problem solving!

SEL Lessons:

Grades K-2: Classroom Chores

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Student Video

 

Grades 3-5: Teamwork

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Student Video

 

Additional Student Videos

Grade K: Let's Cooperate

Grade 1: Fair is Fun

Grade 2: Work Together

Grade 3: Two Heads Are Better!

Grade 4: Do Your Part!

Grade 5: Together for the Goal!