Robbinsdale Area Schools

SECOND STEP WEEK OF JANUARY 30TH

SECOND STEP WEEK OF JANUARY 30TH

 

KINDERGARTEN - Lesson 13: Showing Kindness

Unit 3 Overview

Summary

In this week’s lesson, your child will practice two kind acts: asking, “Would you like to share?” and “Would you like a hug?”

Try This at Home

Encourage your child to offer to share items at home. For example, have them help you make a snack and then offer to share it with other family members. Encourage them to offer hugs to family members or friends when they are tired or sad or need encouragement.

GRADE 1 - Lesson 13: Offering Kind Acts

Unit 3 Overview

Summary

In this week’s lesson, your child will learn and practice two types of kind acts: offering to help someone and inviting someone to join.

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Help your child think of a kind act they can do for someone involving offering to help or inviting them to join. Support your child in carrying out the kind act.

GRADE 2 - Lesson 13: Having Empathy

Unit 3 Overview 

Summary

In this week’s lesson, your child will practice having empathy to come up with kind acts they could do for others in different situations.

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Ask your child how having empathy can help them know how to be kind.

 GRADE 3 - Lesson 13: My Kind of Kindness

Unit 3 Overview

Summary

In this week’s lesson, your child will learn that people like to be shown kindness in different ways.

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Ask your child what helps them feel better when they feel sad. What helps when they feel embarrassed or angry? Tell them what helps you feel better when you feel those same emotions.

 GRADE 4 - Lesson 13: Seeing It Differently

Unit 3 Overview

Summary

In this week’s lesson, your child will practice listening, asking questions, and observing to learn more about another person’s point of view.

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Discuss with your child how learning more about someone’s point of view can help you have empathy for them. Encourage your child to think of a time when they had empathy for someone or someone had empathy for them.

GRADE 5 - Lesson 13: A Different Point of View

Unit 3 Overview

Summary

In this lesson, your child will practice building empathy for different groups affected by a community problem. Learning more about each group’s point of view will help them find solutions that can work better for everyone.

Try This at Home

With your child, think about a problem in your community and make a list together of what you could do to learn more about someone else’s point of view. If possible, try out one of your strategies.