Mindfulness in the Classroom


The Mindfulness in the Classroom Series of post were written to support the development of mindful practice in the classroom so that it becomes part and parcel of classroom life. By encouraging these mindful skills and getting children to use them, we start to develop the neuropathways that will support a child’s health and well-being for their entire life.

Click on each title to find many useful strategies for the classroom.

This page will be updated as new post are written.

100 Ideas for Primary Teachers: Mindfulness in the Classroom

Mindfulness In the Classroom- It Can Make a Difference

Why Mindfulness In the Classroom?

Mindfulness Starts Here

How To Start Developing Mindfulness in the Classroom – How to Guide

Mindfulness in the Classroom- Every Little Bit Counts

Mindful Colouring





Starfish Hand Meditation

Mindful Listening

Mindful Walking

Mind Jar Meditation



Mindful Eating 

Emotional Intelligence 

Mindful Doodling

Finger Labyrinth Meditation

Mindful Laughter

Body Scan

Mini Meditations

Mindful Handwriting

Mindful Singing

Mindful Hand Massage

Mindful Facial Massages

Mindful Language

Mindful Assemblies

Mindful Art Appreciation

#PositivePostItDay- The Idea

#PositivePostItDay 2020

#PositivePostItDay- A Growing Mindfulness

5 Minute Mindfulness Strategy – Releasing Emotions


Test Taking Tips

Top Test Taking Tips for PARENTS 

Top Mindful Sleep Tips for PARENTS

Using Play Dough Part 1  (Play Dough Recipe, Play Dough Meditation, Play Dough Mandala, Mandala Meditation)

Using Play Dough Part 2  ( WORRY Stones, Finger Labyrinths, stone Towers)

Loving Kindness 

Spread Positivity! (Free Posters/Quotes you can download and use.)

Top Mindfulness Tips for Supply/Substitute Teachers

End the School Year With Mindful Gratitude

Mindful Assemblies 

Autumn Mindfulness

Spring Mindfulness

Christmas Mindfulness 

Five Things – Mindful Diversion

Colour Meditation

Empowering Questions Meditation

Valentine Mindfulness (AKA Loving Kindness)

Mindful Refocus

Mindfulness- Finding Positivity at the End of the Day

Blue Sky and Ocean Mindfulness

Five ways to develop mindfulness in primary classroomsGuest Article for ARK Online.

Teach Children How to SurfGuest post for www.twinkl.co.uk










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