Dec 092013
 December 9, 2013  Random Acts of Kindness

Below is the next installment in the popular series on Random Acts of Kindness. Each month, a blogger shares the random acts of kindness they have committed with their little ones. You can visit the Random Acts of Kindness page to see previous installments of this series. You can also follow the Random Acts of Kindness Pinterest Board.  Today’s post comes to us from the wonderful Megan Sheakoski of Coffee Cups and Crayons.

We love doing acts of kindness at Coffee Cups and Crayons and are so excited to participate in the Random Acts of Kindness series! We love spreading kindness to the people we see each day and made a bag of love for my youngest’s preschool teacher.

Act of Kindness for Kids--Give a bag of LOVE!

My 3 year loves going to preschool and is always telling us about her teachers. She wanted to make a present for her main teacher and began by decorating a bag for her.

Bag of Love Act of Kindness Activity

As she drew we talked about what she could put inside that would show her teacher how much she loved her. She decided to write all of the reasons she loved her and put them inside. I cut a bunch of paper hearts and she dictated what she wanted me to write on each one.

Bag of Love Kindness Activity for Kids

She put the hearts into a bag along with a little bit of candy and we stapled the top. Her teacher was surprised by the gift when we brought it in and loved reading all of the hearts my 3 year old had written. Making a bag of love was a simple little project that will make her teacher smile every time she reads the notes.

Getting kids involved in doing simple acts of kindness is a great way to show them how empowering helping others can be. You’re never too young to make a difference!

Megan Sheakoski Profile PicMegan Sheakoski is the creator of Coffee Cups and Crayons, a blog that shares fun and useful ideas for modern parents. She believes that small, intentional acts of kindness {and really good coffee!} can change the world. You can follow all of her learning activities, kids crafts, and party inspiration on Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter, and G+.Coffee Cups and Crayons

Random Acts of Kindness - Alldonemonkey.comYou can see a full schedule of the posts in this series by visiting the main Random Acts of Kindness Challenge page. You can also follow the Random Acts of Kindness Pinterest Board.

  4 Responses to “Bag of Love Kindness Activity for Kids: Coffee Cups and Crayons {Random Acts of Kindness}”

  1. This is a lovely idea that I will be adding to our Christmas presents that we are getting ready to mail! A clever idea that is perfect for even the youngest!

  2. Thanks Sheila! It really made a big impact on her teacher!

  3. This completely warmed my heart, Megan! I feel like this would be the most amazing gift for adults to give and get as well!! 🙂 Thank you for this inspiring idea that makes me smile.

  4. What a wonderful idea and such a special gift! I’m pinning for Valentines Day!!

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