Life Skills Lessons and Activities

Lessons and Resources

A Place in the Middle

Aloha Tree

Are We Smiling Yet?

Bowl of Light

Collaborative Video Production

Collecting Community Histories

Common Ground

Community Service

Contributions

Crushed

Culture Collage – Who We Are

Growing Pono

Guts on the Table

Ha- Breath of Life

Halaʻea – A Greedy Chief

Happy Birthday

Human Jan Ken Po

I Am Pono!

I Belong – The 4 Bs

Kumu Hina and Ho‘onani’s story

Lau + Lau

Leading the Pack

Line UP

Lonoikamakahiki – My Totem

My Community Lens

My Mixed Plate

Myth or Fact

Our Community Collage

Perspectives

Power of the Word

Promoting Pono – Preventing Huhu (Anger)

Shaping Up

Slam Poetry – I Got Issues

Sticking Together

The Four Agreements

The Golden Rule

Think Before You Act

Thinking Vs Feeling

Truth, Justice, and the Pono Way

Two Wolves Inside

Words To Live By

Files

Grades

7-12

4-6

4-12

4-12

6-12

4-12

4-12

6-8

4-6

4-12

6-8

4-6

9-12

4-8

6-12

6-12

4-8

4-8

4-8

 

6-8

7-12

7-12

4-12

6-12

4-8

7-12

6-12

4-8

4-12

4-6

7-12

4-12

4-6

7-12

6-12

8-12

6-12

9-12

7-12

4-12

Description

Curriculum Guide

Reinforcing daily acts of kindness

Genuine? Fake? Smiles cause…

Keeping your inner light shining bright

Communicate a message using video

Capturing Kupuna Wisdom and Community History

Exploring similarities & differences

Learning by serving community

Thinking about the importance of contributions

How it looks & how it feels to be bullied

Creating through collaboration

Using Appreciative Inquiry to cause change

Sharing stories & building communities

Learning the power of your breath

Learning about kuleana and community roles through story

Learn by watching & listening

Having fun with communication

Facts and discussion prompts about bullying

Group connections & how they feel

The acceptance of Gender Expression

Learn & compare Hawaiian counting

School mascots & how we relate

LGBT awareness and sensitivity

Makahiki games & leadership

Capturing community images

Exploring roots & preferences

LGBT awareness activity

Creating through collaboration

Understanding different points of view

Learning about the power of words

Examining injustice to promote pono

Hands on leadership and team building

Hawai‘i Slam Poets personify issues impacting youth

Learning to work together in unity

Helping others; helping yourself

A universal guide to living pono

Strategies for Kōnane and life

Head or gut? Which to listen to…

Living the Pono way

Struggling with Good vs Bad

Word cards encouraging pono actions