Downloadable Activity: I Spy a Wonder! (ZEST: Live It!)

Classroom Activity for Teaching the Social Skills of “Keeping Property in Its Place” and “Self-Correcting Own Behavior”

Tamara Zentic, MS


Students will display zest by showing enthusiasm and optimism while finding various “wonders” in nature. They will practice keeping property in its place and utilize strategies to self-correct their behavior if needed. The activity accompanies the book ZEST: Live It! written by Tamara Zentic. Extend the learning with ZEST: Live It! Activity Guide with more to choose from!

This exercise is recommended for grades 4–12. 

Materials needed:

    • Permanent markers or paints (or other drawing tool)
    • “I Spy a Wonder!” worksheet (provided as a PDF)
    • Pencil
    • Boys Town Social Skill poster, “Keeping Property in Its Place” (provided as a PDF in color)
    • Boys Town Social Skill poster, “Self-Correcting Own Behavior” (provided as a PDF in color)
    • Rocks (each student finds one outside)

A link to obtain the downloadable activity will be sent via the email address provided.

Produced by Boys Town Press

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Tamara Zentic, MS
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