Mindful Classrooms: Daily 5-Minute Practices to Support Social-Emotional Learning (PreK to Grade 5)

Mindful Classrooms: Daily 5-Minute Practices to Support Social-Emotional Learning (PreK to Grade 5)

by James Butler M.Ed

Paperback(Book with Digital Content)

$32.99
View All Available Formats & Editions
Members save with free shipping everyday! 
See details

Overview


A guide for busy elementary educators on how to easily incorporate mindfulness activities into existing curriculum

Teaching students how to focus and self-regulate at a young age can provide them with skills that will help throughout their schooling and adult lives. Like anyone, they need easy-to remember tools and strategies to calm their minds and focus on the moment. This interactive, research based curriculum helps preK and elementary teachers integrate simple, ready-to use stretching, breathing, and reflective exercises as well as other mindfulness practices into their daily routines. Includes digital content with reproducible handouts from the book.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781631983696
Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing, Inc.
Publication date: 04/03/2019
Edition description: Book with Digital Content
Pages: 194
Sales rank: 321,498
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 4 - 10 Years

About the Author


James Butler, M.Ed., has been teaching kindergarten and prekindergarten since 2002. He has a B.S. in education and early childhood from Indiana’s Manchester University and an M.Ed. in curriculum and instruction from Grand Canyon University. He is now the SEL (social-emotional learning) mindfulness specialist for the Austin Independent School District (AISD), working with teachers, staff, administrators, parents, and grades preK–12 students. During the 2016–2017 school year, James helped implement a mindfulness curriculum in all 130 AISD campuses. He lives in Austin, Texas.

Customer Reviews