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Printable Kids Yoga Lesson Plan for The Giving Tree
Use this pre-written full kids yoga lesson plan to go with the book, The Giving Tree, by Shel Silverstein. A perfect lesson for teaching kids about gratitude, giving, and compassion.
The popular book, The Giving Tree, is a wonderful starting point for any lesson on compassion, kindness, giving, and gratitude. Kids can see, hear and experience a variety of emotions while reading this book. They will relate to the boy as a child and learn about his life and friendship with the tree.
Use the book (not included) along with this printable kids yoga lesson plan to expand on the theme of giving, and gratitude. Add in mindfulness, a meditation, and lots of yoga poses to get kids moving and active during the lesson.
This lesson plan is great for kids ages 5-12, and can be done with older kids as well. It includes a sequence of yoga poses with images and descriptions. The yoga pose images are adorably diverse and relatable to kids. Also includes full size printable images.
The Giving Tree Yoga Lesson Plan comes with templates for writing compassion letters and gratitude notes to others. It also includes a printable Gratitude Catcher craft! All you need is something to write or color with.
The 35 page PDF is available to download immediately on purchase. Best when used with Adobe, the free PDF software available here.
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