Elements of Black Girl Magic
Black Girl Magic is…
Hydrating (like Hydrogen)
“Hydrogen is a simple but friendly element that works well with other elements. The first element of Black Girl Magic is to be hydrating; the act of watering and adding love and light to everything around you!
Like our natural hair needs hydration, so do those around us! “
This book provides an introduction to Chemistry with a SEL twist by outlining a fun way to remember the first 20 elements on the periodic table AND teaching positive elements of Black Girl Magic!
Applying CASELS 5 pillars of SEL, this book teaches:
Understanding your emotions and thoughts and how they influence your behavior I.e identifying emotions, self-perception, recognizing strengths, self-confidence, and self-efficacy.
The ability to regulate your emotions and behaviors in different situations and to set and work toward goals I.e executive function and self-regulation, stress-management, and self-discipline.
The ability to make positive choices and take responsibility for positive and negative outcomes I.e identifying problems, analyzing situations, solving problems, and reflection.
The ability to take the perspective of and empathize with others I.e empathy, appreciating differences, and respect.
The ability to establish and maintain healthy and meaningful relationships with others I.e communicating clearly, listening, cooperation, resisting negative pressure, resolving conflicts, and supporting one another.
An excellent resource for SEL and Science classes across grades 2nd-6th and a fun and easy to read “not your traditional” textbook with over 50 pages of learning, activities and lessons about chemistry.
Ships beginning September 1st, 2022.