Creating a Culture of Kindness in Your Classroom. The best way to promote kindness and caring behaviors in our classrooms is to model them. When we show our students what it LOOKS like and SOUNDS like to be kind, there is a far greater chance they will repeat those modeled behaviors. It is so important to remember that children watch their teachers all the time and listen to everything they say (especially when it’s not in a lecture).
Could be used for phonics, a sound in the umbrella (e.g. ng) and children write words with that sound in the raindrops. Could go further for a display and cut them out having the raindrops dangling from the umbrella