posted by Catharine Hannay
Two of the most popular types of posts here at MindfulTeachers.org are video playlists and gratitude practices. So this week I decided to do a 'two-fer' with the best videos I could find about practicing and teaching gratitude.
While I was putting the list together, I found a few songs for young kids that didn't seem like a good fit, so I added them to the Great Children's Songs about Mindfulness, Self-Acceptance, and Gratitude. Scroll to the end of the post for links to many more gratitude songs and activities.
Finding Reasons to be Grateful
Kid President explains that "Some days are tough, but we've got a lot to be thankful for." So he shares his List of Awesome Things to Be Thankful for, including clouds that look like stuff and no-reason-at-all cake. (3 minutes)
A man can barely contain his excitement at all of his amazing gifts. I can't really explain without spoilers, so I'll just say that it's both funny and thought-provoking. (1-1/2 minutes)