FNHA: First Nations Perspective on Health & Wellness

“​​​The First Nations Perspective on Health and Wellness aims to visually depict and describe the First Nations Health Authority Vision: Healthy, Self-Determining and Vibrant BC First Nations Children, Families and Communities.”

Click here for a poster.


SEL BC: Resources, Pro D and Research evidence


R.E.A.L. Tools (SD 64 Integrated Student Wellness Program)

The site is organized into four units (anatomy & physiology, emotional fitness, mental fitness and sexuality).

Each unit has 4 lessons.


Second Step: Community building for children through SEL; lesson plans (cost)


Rethink: Based out of US (cost)


Social Thinking:

Various free resources (read aloud books and think sheets, articles on implementation and social skill instruction), online training (free webinars and paid courses) and classroom resources that can be purchases for all age groups.


Social Thinking Program that focusses on social awareness and self-regulation for kids in Kindergarten- Gr.2 (cost)

Social Detective:

Social thinking that helps observations and social skills (cost)


Go noodle:

Combines videos to help with movement and mindfulness with classroom activities.


Sanford Fit Resources:

fit is the Children’s Health Initiative from Sanford Health, developed to engage and empower children, families, and communities to make healthy lifestyle choices.

These free lessons integrate Health, CASEL, and PHE standards (US). They are 30 minute easy to teach lessons with printables, videos, etc.
They are organized around 4 Pillars = Recharge, Mood, Food, & Move


Zen Den Cosmic Kids:

Videos on Mindfulness and Relaxation


Big life journal:

Journaling has been shown to help with several SEL elements; the journals are based on creating a growth mindset in students (cost).


Big Heart Journey:

Videos of mindfulness and student worksheets.


Music For All: Teaching SEL through Music

Teach SEL through music a FREE online web series for music educators.


Wellness Together Canada: Mental Health and Substance Use Support


The Responsive Counsellor: Counselling and SEL resources that support wellness and growth in children.

In-expensive resources to support SEL in the classroom.


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