How often do you talk about gratitude with your kids?
I don’t know about you, but I don’t do it often enough.
They were incredibly practical and listed such things as shelter, clothing, and beds. It makes me feel good to see that they realized these things that we so often take for granted and things to be grateful for.
This was a great way to start that conversation about gratitude that I had been hoping for.
Check out the rest of the 2nd Grade Team for some more great acorn & squirrel themed ideas:
Acorn Arrays for Building Number Facts from Rainy Day Mum
Acorn Addition with Hundreds Chart from Life Over C’s
Squirrels Copywork from Sallie Borrink Learning
Fall Acorn Themed Vocabulary Activity from Sugar Aunts
Math for Fast Finishers: Squirrels and Acorns from Planet Smarty Pants
You can continue the gratitude conversation with these printable Gratitude Conversation Starters.