Elementary: Week 3, Day 4 – 2022-23

Prompt What is attitude and what is optimism? Does anybody know?  [Let students answer, then:] Attitude is a WAY of thinking. It is kind of a habit for us to think in a certain way. What is optimism? [Let students answer, then:] Optimism is HOW one might think; having...

Elementary: Week 3, Day 2 – 2022-23

Prepare Next week students will begin to pair up. You might remind students at some point this week that you’ll be starting that on Monday. Prompt Another concept we’ll be learning lots about is what we call “self-talk”. Self-talk is that little voice – our own little...

Elementary: Week 3, Day 3 – 2022-23

Prepare Thursday of next week will be your first small group. Is there any other prep work you need to do or planning you need to share with your students? Prompt Today’s concept is “attitude.” Who can tell us what that word means? Why does our attitude matter?...

Elementary: Week 3, Day 1 – 2022-23

Introduction For Teachers This week is foundational work for resilience. Resilience means adapting well to trauma, adversity, or stress. Prompt One of the goals of 5 Radical Minutes is to help all of us build our resilience and inner strength. Resilience means finding...