Downloadable Activity: What's Zest? (ZEST: Live It!)

Tamara Zentic


Watch as students show enthusiasm while they practice waiting patiently for their turn. Someone who possesses zest is full of life and approaches situations with eagerness. Read the book ZEST: Live It! and have students follow up with this exercise. Extend the learning with ZEST: Live It! Activity Guide with more to choose from! 

This exercise is recommended for grades 3 – 8. 

Materials needed

  • Some type of ball
  • Butcher paper or marker board
  • Paper
  • Pencil
  • Dictionary
  • ZEST: Live It! book
  • Small sticky notes (2 or 3 per student)
  • Boys Town Social Skill poster “Being Patient” provided as a PDF

An email address must be provided to obtain the activity.

Produced by Boys Town Press

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