We begin each week in my classroom with “Building Character” time. This year I have started using the very well-done Values site by Pass It On. Fantastic resources to use for teaching character in the classroom!
This week we are focusing on gratitude (not a surprise with turkey around the corner!). Our quote of the week is:
“Don’t let what you don’t have make you forget what you do have. Gratitude turns what we have into enough”.
I love Leah Dietrich’s expressions of gratitude on her blog, THXTHXTHX. I am not surprised that she now has a book! Thought you might enjoy these thoughts of thankfulness from a few of my students (we are filling our window with thanksgivings):