Traditions and Rituals Day 17
We live in a fast-paced and pressure packed world. It could be a pretty daunting undertaking raising a family for some.
But if we create a classroom community with traditions and rituals it turns daunting into a community of supporting friends and meaningful relationships.
Rituals and traditions are a way of connecting to our students and their families on a deeper level. They create bonds and build relationships that can…
When we take the time to incorporate rituals into our daily and weekly routines it fosters the development of loving, caring, and emotionally healthy children.
Here is a sample of a ritual that you can use with children throughout the day.
Find more I Love Ritual by Becky A. Baily in her book I Love You Rituals.
Then throw in a splash of traditions throughout the year and you have the glue that holds all of the mosaic pieces of love together.
Yearly traditions to consider
Think of part of your day and try to fit in at least two rituals or I love you rituals to your schedule.
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8/21/2016 03:03:13 pm
Loved this days teaching....the video was inspiring and had me crying at the end. Just ordered the book and I can't wait to do the twinkle twinkle rhyme with this version.
8/21/2016 03:16:09 pm
I love using the I love you rituals that she has in this book. It is packed full of them. So glad to hear that you enjoyed this post. Tami
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I'm Tami Sanders creator of Learning and Teaching with Preschoolers, a blog to help teachers create magical moments for the young.