Students in Grades PK thru 5 will be receiving Second Step in their classrooms. It is a curriculum developed for Character Education.
A Foundation for Life The elementary years bring exciting new challenges and opportunities. It’s the ideal time to nurture social-emotional competence and develop foundational learning skills.
Evidence-based Second Step SEL for K–5 includes everything schools need to integrate social-emotional learning (SEL) into their classrooms and schoolwide. Using the Second Step curriculum has been shown to decrease problem behaviors, and it’s designed to promote school success, self-regulation, and a sense of safety and support. Go to: www.secondstep.org/families to learn more about it. ** Students are being/will be exposed to Mindfulness activities at all grade levels.**
John H. Kinzie Elementary School
5625 S. Mobile Ave. Chicago, IL 60638 Ph: 773 - 535 - 2425 | Fax: 773 - 535 - 2086
Principal: Dawn Caetta Assistant Principal: Rosa Hernandez