SEL Lessons for Online Learning (Middle School)
A collection of SEL lessons for middle school students that can be adapted for online learning
Students identify ways they can practice “random acts of kindness.”
Use the Circle process to build a sense of connection among students and staff by sharing moods, feelings, and moments of joy and pain.
A discussion that uses scenarios to explore character and citizenship.
Students reflect on how the Earthrise photograph instills a sense of reverence and awe, encouraging us to be stewards of the Earth.
Students engage in prosocial (kind, helpful) actions for ten days and reflect on the impact of their actions on themselves and others.
In a group meeting, students share their feelings while also building their feelings vocabulary and emotion knowledge.
Students express gratitude to people whose actions have benefited society.
Help students plan enjoyable activities as a form of self-care
Students record three good things that happened to them each day for a week.
Grade 4-7 students learn about the three parts of the brain that are involved with emotion regulation, attention, and learning.
Students examine how they face everyday moral dilemmas and consider who and what influences their reactions when conflicts arise.