Today we focused on kindness in the classroom and respecting our classmates differences. Differences come in all shapes and sizes. Sometimes our friends have different color hair or skin. Sometimes our friends like to wear different kinds of clothes. Sometimes our friends like to play different games on the playground. Regardless it's important to treat all friends with the same respect and kindness that we expect in return.
Here's a short movie we watched to help us start to think about kindness in the classroom. Even though this movie is funny, it highlights things that happen at school all the time.
For the Birds
We thought up some scenarios and figured out how we would react if our friends were making fun of another classmate. Here's what we had to say: