The Checked In Classroom Schoolwide Purchase
Created for grade 2-8 teachers who want an inclusive, self-regulated, and resilient classroom culture. The Checked-In Classroom is an on-line program that uses timeless techniques to teach self-awareness, kindness, and inner strength, so they can learn, and you can breathe. Twenty user-friendly modules provide you with teacher scripts, discussion questions and a variety of accessible activities help you easily present each lesson with very little preparation and no prior training. Themes, which are based on essential character traits, are supported by beautiful audios and visuals that allow both you and your class to relax, listen to guided meditations, and reap the calming emotional benefits. Individual and group activities help to reinforce concepts. They build 21st century skills, may connect to curriculum, and develop aptitudes and attitudes that help your students become caring, confident and compassionate people who recognize that we are all interconnected and an integral part of the natural world.
Finnigan's Bliss Children's Read-along Book
Finnigan is a little goat who delights in all of life's blissful moments... until one day, when something doesn't go his way! Luckily, little Finnigan meets someone special who teaches him how to best handle his emotions and recognize the bright side of a challenging day.“Finnigan’s Bliss” is a story about heartfulness and mindfulness, wrapped up in a calming book, with soothing watercolour images, about a delightful little goat who teaches children (and adults alike), how to live every day with a sense of bliss. Written with rich vocabulary and catchy, predictable word patterns that children enjoy, the endearing characters in this story teach valuable life lessons such as appreciating the small gifts in life, emotional regulation, compassion and friendship. About the Author Charlotte Jackson is a special education teacher in Winnipeg, Manitoba. She is passionate about teaching heartfulness and mindfulness to her students. She lives with her husband, two sons, two dogs, and two cats. She also hopes to one day, share her loving home with a little goat! About the Illustrator Helen Yang was 12 years old when she illustrated Finnigan's Bliss. She loves animals and draws them every day. Her whimsical style captures a child's perspective: simple and pure, humorous, and full of happiness.