Daily SEL Lesson – Harnessing Happiness 5/18

Weekly Focus: Happiness and Joy

Welcome Back to the CLS Daily SEL lessons! Due to your incredible feedback, we’ve decided to keep posting daily lessons, Monday through Friday until June 12. It is our hope that these continue to be helpful in giving children the needed skills to improve mental health and social-emotional skills.

This week we are focusing on Happiness and Joy. Did you know that you can find happiness even in the middle of deep sadness? Check out the lessons this week to learn more.

Thank you and we hope this are helpful to you and your family.

Elementary Lesson – What Makes You Happy?

  1. Watch the video.
  2. What was the important message in the video?
  3. What would you get at the store?
  4. Make a poster that lists three things that make you very happy.

Secondary Lesson – Less Stuff, More Happiness


  1. Watch the video and take a few notes
  2. What is the main point of the video?
  3. How is happiness related to having less stuff?