October 29th - November 3rd


October 29th: All Grades

Discuss the definition to the right about gratitude.

Have your students think at least one person they are thankful for today.

October 30th: All Grades

Watch the video below.

Kid President comes up with some fun, funny, and silly things that he is thankful for. What is something small that makes you smile that you are thankful for?


October 31st: All Grades

Just a Greeting Today due to the Fun Run

Pick your favorite morning greeting to do with your class today. :) Here are a few examples.

November 1st: All Grades

Watch the video below with your students.

(Kinder- 1st: You might have to explain the video in more detail to your students. )

Follow Up Question:

1. Have you ever been so stressed out or worried that you didn't show gratitude like you should have at first? Do you think that was what happened with the guy in the video.

2. Has there been a time when you weren't patient or kind and someone showed you kindness? Do you feel gratitude for their kindness?

November 2nd: All Grades

Three Thankful Things...

Have your students come up different categories of things they can be grateful for:

Examples: People, places, experiences, things, etc.

Have them come up with three of their own grateful memories. They can share one if you have time.

Ana Travis

School Counselor

Sonntag Elementary