June 2, 2020

Life is a Brainstorm (June 2)

Follow Up Materials

To view Chic's Ted Talk click here.


Experiential Practices: The Facilitator Role While Incorporating SEL Effectively

Follow Up Materials

This follow up letter from Marlene Ginsberg, Vice President of Legacy International contains handouts for facilitating difficult conversations in regards to recent events. Additionally, there is info on connecting with Legacy International regarding their Living Side by Side program

Social Emotional Learning Through Restorative Practices: Building Socially Responsible Relationships in an Out-of-School Time Setting

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Presentation Slides




WagiLabs: Ideas for Good

Please scroll down to view the recording from June 9

5 Mindful Ways to Shift the Climate of your Program

June 9, 2020

Life is a Brainstorm (June 9)

Follow Up Materials

To view Chic's Ted Talk click here.


Overcoming Negativity

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IRON Lives Website

Virtual College Tours


Mindful or Mind Full: Reclaiming my Time

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Mindfulness Exercises:https://www.mhs-dbt.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Mindfulness-Exercises.pdf

25 Fun Mindfulness Activities for Children & Teens:https://positivepsychology.com/mindfulness-for-children-kids-activities/

Mindful Kids: 50 Mindfulness Activities for Kindness, Focus and Calm


Parent Toolkit: Eight Ways to bring Mindfulness into your Family


Subscribe to Diane R. Gehart, Ph.D. Youtube Channel Mindfulness in Schools


Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL) https://casel.org/

Mindfulness in Afterschool Curriculumhttps://issuu.com/learninginafterschoolsummerproject/docs/mindfulness_in_afterschool_curricul

Mindfulness & SEL, by Megan Dunham  https://apertureed.com/mindfulness-fits-sel-framework/

Go Noodle https://www.gonoodle.com/ Free

Headspace https://www.headspace.com/ (APP)

YouTube https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=mindfulness+for+kids

Stop, Breathe & Think Kids App https://apps.apple.com/US/app/id1215758068?mt=8


WagiLabs: Ideas for Good

Follow Up Materials

  • The WagiLabs playbook (178 pages full of exercises ready to be copied) for students can be downloaded in both Spanish and English at https://www.wagikids.org/. You can also purchase hard copies on Amazon for $7.50
  • View the sneak peak of the WagiSpace MissionBook 2020
  • Check back at https://www.wagikids.org/ in late July for the launch of the teacher digital certification course and WagiCard games!

If you have additional questions about the program, you can contact the creator, Chic Thompson, at ChicThompson@wagilabs.org.



Ready, S-E-T, Go! Building a Culture of SEL

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