Elementary Tool Kit (Grades 1-5)

Includes the 296-page Kimochis® Feel Guide, 5 Kimochis® characters (just add Bella Rose and Clover to complete your set!), 29 feelings, and the take-home parent Feel Guide in a sturdy, black bag

Using the Kimochis Feelings in Schools

Building a positive school climate and culture … one feeling at a time. The Kimochis Feelings for Principals, Teachers, School Counselors, and School Staff Members!

Supporting Evidence

The Kimochis® Educator’s Tool Kit is a universal, school-based, social and emotional learning program designed to give children the knowledge, skills, and attitudes they need to recognize and manage their emotions, demonstrate caring and concern for others, establish positive relationships, make responsible decisions, and handle challenging situations constructively.

These skills have been identified by leading researchers in the field of social and emotional learning as necessary for school success, academic achievement, positive social relationships, and the development of emotional competence.

The Kimochis curriculum incorporates innovative, fun, and exciting lessons and activities that were developed to teach children how to manage challenging social situations with skill, character, and confidence.

This overview summarizes the research that supports the design and lesson components of the Kimochis program.

Grade-Level Lesson Sequences

Your week-by-week guide to using the Kimochis® Feel Guide: Teacher’s Edition.

IEP Goals

This guide will help you build IEP goals when using the Kimochis® Feel Guide: Teacher’s Edition.

Standards

All of the lessons in the Kimochis® Feel Guide: Teacher’s Edition for Elementary use the widely-accepted SEL Learning Standards.

Social Narratives

Social narratives can teach new social skills and encourage students with social-emotional challenges to regulate their behavior through simple stories.

Social-Emotional Behavior Scale

Use the Social-Emotional Behavior Scale as a pre- and post-assessment tool to help you capture the positive changes you observe students making in managing emotions. This scale documents how frequently students are demonstrating these new behaviors. SLPs and special educators can use this tool as a way to show positive outcomes in individual students.

Materials for Elementary

Fun printouts and activity sheets to use with Kimochis kids!

Home Links

Letters for parents and activities you can share with your students’ families to help them deal with feelings at home.