Young learners begin school with excitement and, often, anxiety. Growing Early Mindsets (GEM) is a flexible instructional framework that empowers them to begin the journey to being an independent learner. Designed with busy teachers in mind, GEM integrates Growth Mindset, Social and Emotional Learning, and Mindfulness into everyday teaching and learning practice.
GEM is a literacy-based program that blends growth mindset, social and emotional learning, and mindfulness into a flexible teaching and learning framework. Ten colorful and engaging children’s books and 3 teacher guides are included. Professional learning and onboarding guides educators through successful implementations. The teacher guides feature lesson plans, learning routines, assessments, and instructional tools.
10 Children’s Books and Teacher Guides
Alignment with CASEL, Common Core ELA Standards, & Head Start Early Learning
Included in the new CASEL Guide to Effective Social and Emotional Learning Programs