If you didn't start out your year (all grade levels) discussing bucket filling, go back. it's not too late! For great anchor chart activity to go with the book: Have You Filled a Bucket Today? Teach your students compassion and empathy.
Don't you love that warm, fuzzy feeling? The jar says: Do something kind and get a warm fuzzy. Put it in the jar. When the jar is full you get a class party! Can easily modify for home behaviors - positive reinforcement.
Kids made these, super cute! We used felt flowers from Kmart for the feet. Quiet Critters They live in a soundproof jar & only come out when it's quiet. Loud noises hurt their ears, but whispering is ok.