So much has happened already in our first two days together. My focus has been creating a homeroom community. Students shared their puzzle pieces in dyads where one child talked and the other listened deeply without comment or interruption. We played games and sang songs to confuse our classmates.
In upcoming days, I will introduce activities from Jeff and Traci Bushnell's Heart Talk curriculum as well as Passageworks.
Heart Talk (based on Marshall Rosenberg's practice of Non-Violent Communication):
Other activities include: