IIDC's Indiana Secondary Transition Resource Center sends out its Tuesday's Transition Tips to middle and high school teachers throughout the school year. Last week's tip included suggestions for activities to do with students to teach an attitude of gratitude--even in a year like this one.
Researchers say that the act of being thankful can do amazing things. On that list, they include the ability to live happier, more satisfied lives filled with self-esteem, hope, empathy, and optimism.
To see the center's six recommendations for creative activities to encourage, empower, and support students as they express their own gratitude, read the November 17 Tuesday's Transition Tips.