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Mrs. Larson from Breckenridge MN is requesting books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Mindfulness & Gratitude

Help me give my students the mindfulness books and speaker to learn the importance of mindfulness skills and gratitude.

  • $427 goal

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My Students

I work with students grades 4th through 8th grade. I work with both the general student population in the classrooms and I also work with individual students and small groups. I am the school social worker so I work with a wide range of ages and issues.

I work in a variety of settings.

I am in the classroom setting with the students doing class lessons on a monthly basis. I also do small groups in my office and do individual sessions with students in my room.

My Project

I would like to integrate mindfulness and gratitude into each of my monthly lessons for 4th through 6th grade. I will use the Imagination books as well as the other books for these lessons and the sun light for individual meetings. I believe by doing this the kids will better know their body and be able to handle themselves better when frustrating situations arise. I also feel that helping kids form habits of being grateful for even the little things that go well, can help with the high depression rate we are fighting with kids. The 3 minute gratitude journal will help with this.

I will use the yoga mats for individual sessions and small groups.

The speaker will allow all the students to hear the mindfulness video's for the class and small groups.

Mrs. Larson
Grades 3-5

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
BalanceFrom BFGY-AP6PP Go Yoga All Purpose Anti-Tear Exercise Yoga Mat with Carrying Strap, Purple • Amazon Business $14.39 4 $57.56
Ultimate Ears WONDERBOOM Portable Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker - Limited Edition • Amazon Business $39.99 1 $39.99
VIPEX Light Therapy Lamp, Happy Therapy Light Portable Thin with UV-Free 10000 Lux Sun Light Adjustable Stepless Brightness, Touch Control, Timer Function, Foldable Standing Bracket for Home Office • Amazon Business $36.99 1 $36.99
Imaginations 2: Relaxation Stories and Guided Imagery for Kids (Volume 2) • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Imaginations 3: Guided Meditations and Yoga for Kids (Volume 3) • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Self-Compassion & Mindfulness for Teens Card Deck: 54 Exercises and Conversation Starters • Amazon Business $16.99 1 $16.99
Mindful Games Activity Cards: 55 Fun Ways to Share Mindfulness with Kids and Teens • Amazon Business $16.47 1 $16.47
Mindful Games Activity Cards: 55 Fun Ways to Share Mindfulness with Kids and Teens • Amazon Business $16.47 1 $16.47
What Should Darla Do? Featuring the Power to Choose • Amazon Business $13.78 1 $13.78
Affirmators! at Work: 50 Affirmation Cards to Help You Help Yourself - without the Self-Helpy-Ness! • Amazon Business $13.00 1 $13.00
Wild Mindfulness • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
Wild Mindfulness • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
A Year of Mindfulness: A 52-Week Guided Journal to Cultivate Peace and Presence • Amazon Business $11.65 1 $11.65
A Year of Positive Thinking: Daily Inspiration, Wisdom, and Courage • Amazon Business $10.79 1 $10.79
My Magic Breath: Finding Calm Through Mindful Breathing • Amazon Business $10.49 1 $10.49
My Magic Breath: Finding Calm Through Mindful Breathing • Amazon Business $10.49 1 $10.49
The 3 Minute Gratitude Journal for Kids: A Journal to Teach Children to Practice Gratitude and Mindfulness • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99

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