Daily SEL Lesson – Harnessing Happiness 5/22

Weekly Focus: Happiness

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 – Spread Joy



  1. Watch the video and answer the questions below:
  2. What is joy? 
  3. What makes you happy?
  4. How can you bring joy to others?

Secondary Lesson – Why Happy People Do Better


  1. What the video. What did you learn?
  2. What does the state of being happy do for you?
  3. How will you use this information in your life?

Thank you for joining us for a week of lessons related to happiness. We hope you will join us next week for 5 new lessons related to empathy.