Books for Social Emotional Learning

Kindergarten is becoming more and more academic!  However, one of the most important focuses in kindergarten is teaching social skills. Read alouds are a great way to engage students in learning. Through the use of these books, teachers will be able to teach kindergartners the following skills:

- How to be a learner in the classroom

- How to make friends

- Making choices

- How to communicate and recognize feelings

- Play independently and with a group

- Play, take turns, and share

- Positive communication and interactions with peers

- Problem Solving

- Managing Emotions

- Asking for help

- Following Instructions

- How to treat others