Health Education - 4th Grade
Strand 2: MENTAL AND EMOTIONAL HEALTH (MEH)Students will identify and practice strategies that promote positive mental and emotional health.
Standard 4.MEH.4:Identify ways to support self and others struggling with mental and emotional health and recognize when to seek help.
This activity allows students to hear their peer's initiating positive self-talk. It allows them to connect to their peers both through their shared characteristics and also through the yarn web they weave. This is a great large group activity that encourages participation from everyone in the group.
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