Extension Activities

Social Awareness | Grades K-3

Learning Goal 3: Demonstrates awareness of how individuals and groups cooperate toward achieving common goals and ideals.

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Go back: Intervention Ed.

Benchmark 1: Identify and execute responsibilities that contribute to their classroom.

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Give students classroom jobs and have discussions about how they are helpful to the group.

Benchmark 2: Identify how they help others, e.g., feed the dog, share, or clean up when asked.

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Ask students to create an art project or write simple essays about how they help others every day or week.

Benchmark 3: Express how they feel when they help others.

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Students create a collage of daily personal and family activities and circle examples of when they or others are helping, and describe how it feels.