It is okay to say no to others, and it is okay for others to say no to us. By being assertive we can calmly tell other people what we think and feel, (our needs and wants), without being aggressive. Being assertive can hep you resist negative peer pressure.
If you would like to learn more about Second Step, the Social/Emotion Learning curriculum Canyons School District is using, please log onto www.secondstep.org, (Links to an external site.) and create a family account. You can then access videos, home links for lessons, etc. In order to create a family account, you will need an access code. Access codes are as follows:
Kindergarten: SSPK FAMI LY70
First Grade: SSP1 FAMI LY71
Second Grade: SSP2 FAMI LY72
Third Grade: SSP3 FAMI LY73
Fourth Grade: SSP4 FAMI LY74
Fifth Grade: SSP5 FAMI LY75
If you have additional questions about Second Step, please contact your child’s teacher, or our School Counselor Mary Lynne Richardson at MaryLynne.Richardson@canyonsdistrict.org.