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September 12, 2023

Be Kind in a World Where You Can Be Anything

When someone you love is struggling it can be hard to know how to support them. Often the simple act of being kind can make a huge difference and lift someone up. It doesn’t have to be a big thing, something as simple as a smile or holding the door for someone can make their day.

When you are able to be kind to yourself it can also have a huge impact on the people around you. You can show this kindness by being mindful, spending time with the people you love, showing gratitude, and sharing compliments.

Being kind can be as easy as a warm smile and saying hello, or it could be listening to someone when they need you, offering empathy and compassion, helping others in times of hardship, volunteering your time or resources, or just being there for someone else. There are so many ways to be kind, the list is endless and we are constantly coming up with new ideas.

We’ve put together a few kindness quotes to inspire you and help you on your way to becoming a kinder person. You can also read more on the subject in our blog post on How To Be Kind.

To get the children in your classroom involved watch this fantastic short video about Joy and her Heron – it’s only 3 minutes long but it’ll give the children a great example of what being kind looks like.