FREE Kindness Printables for Kids and Adults

If you're looking for social-emotional learning resources for kids, you've come to the right place. You'll find a range of free kindness printables for kids that help teachers and parents weave kindness and giving into their classroom and home. From free kindness coloring sheets (coloring activities have a huge range of benefits), to online jigsaw puzzles, kindness checklists, coloring bookmarks, hug coupons, and lots more, there's something here for everyone!

We even have kindness worksheets and activity pages for adults so you can join your kids during kindness days or when you want to build positive character traits by leading by example. 

If you're looking for something more for your grade, we have listed some of our SEL coloring pages, empathy worksheets, and our popular kindness quilt activity and kindness tree. Check those out too!

Social And Emotional Learning Resources From Ripple Kindness Project

Popular social-emotional learning resources in our TpT store

We hope you enjoy our free kindness printables for kids and adults but if you're a teacher wanting to introduce social-emotional learning or add to your SEL toolbox, there is a small selection of our teaching resources below.  

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Kindness Quilt Cover

This fun back to school craft activity results in a beautiful kindness quilt or collaboration poster for your classroom bulletin board.

Each of the 30 quilt squares are coloring pages that can be used as a mindfulness activity to calm your grade. You can also use the printed and blank google slides templates as writing prompts for students to add their own positive message.

Kindness Jigsaw Puzzle Preschool Cover

Digital jigsaw puzzles make it easy for every student to play a fun game without waiting for others to finish or looking for missing pieces. 

Jigsaws are great for helping kids learn perseverance, concentration, and computer skills while developing fine motor skills and a growth mindset. Great for distance learning, early finishers, or homework assignments. 

Kindness Checklist For Students

Teachers were asking us to customize our popular checklists to suit their grade so we decided to create a document where teachers could do it themselves. 

If you would like to add your own acts of kindness or for children to work in groups, then this Google Slides version allows you to do just that. 

Kindness Mission 3 6 Cover

Want a fun and easy back to school social emotional learning activity for classroom management and to build emotional intelligence?

This team building activity where students work together and take part in acts of kindness empowers them to make a difference throughout the whole school for a positive and inclusive community.

Kindness Coloring By Numbers Cover

These kindness coloring pages are a color by number activity where students practice addition and subtraction. The count and color worksheets are more than a fun, no-prep mindfulness activity as students need to use math skills to determine the number associated with each color. 

Use as a distance learning resource or during a math session.

Kindness Coloring Pages Orange Cover

Our wildly popular kindness coloring pages are a fun, no-prep mindfulness activity to help your students relax or learn to focus.

Apart from being a great way to bust boredom at home, coloring helps children develop fine motor skills and hand eye co-ordination. With messages of kindness, they also nurture positive character traits. They're also perfect as kindness week coloring pages.

Best Seller Kindness Bundle Cover

We've bundled our best-selling kindness activities to help you nurture character traits and friendship in your classroom.

Back-to-school lesson plans, SEL coloring pages, posters, bookmarks, and more for school counseling or classroom management. This bundle has you covered for Random Acts of Kindness Day and World Kindness Day with a checklist and kindness tree challenge.

Wellbeing Mental Health Cover

Your essential wellbeing bundle with 5 separate resources to teach students calming strategies, self-regulation, and mindfulness.

Add relaxing coloring pages, worry and anxiety activities, emotional awareness worksheets, positive affirmations, and student encouragement notes to your classroom management toolkit.

Make Your Own Kindness Coloring Pages

These digital coloring pages are perfect for younger students at home and to learn how to manipulate elements in Google Slides. 

Students choose from a range faded coloring page templates that they must replicate by copying, pasting, resizing, recoloring, and rotating the elements supplied. Once completed, they print and color it in as a relaxing, quiet time activity.  

Kindness Coloring And Tracing By Ripple Kindness Project

Based on our best-selling kindness coloring pages, these kindness worksheets also include letter tracing to enhance reading, writing, spelling and fine motor skills for younger children. 

Fun worksheets for students at home to practice letter recognition and handwriting. They can also be used as a fun quiet time activity.

Empathy Lesson Plans Activities Cover

These empathy coloring pages, worksheets and activities help to improve social skills, nurture relationships, and reduce bullying.

These important lessons help students notice emotional cues, observe behavior, and pay attention to body language while learning how best to respond in different situations to support others. This is a great resource for your SEL toolbox!

Managing Anger And Anxiety Cover

These engaging, easy-to-use resilience building activities help students identify what they're feeling and teach coping skills for anger and anxiety. They'll learn emotional regulation and healthy ways of coping when they feel they're losing self-control.

Build self-esteem and empower your students with breathing techniques, mindfulness activities, and positive affirmations.

Student Made Kindness Checklist Cover

Involve children in kindness activities with kindness checklists and posters that students make themselves. 

There's a print version for classroom use and Google Slides file for distance learning. Students will be engaged for hours or days during Random Acts of Kindness Day, Pay It Forward Day, or World Kindness Week.

Resources To Create A Kindness Tree At School

Whole school kindness projects are an effective way of helping to improve self-esteem, student and teacher well-being, and promote inclusion to reduce bullying behavior.

The kindness tree is a fun way for students to record kindness given, received and witnessed throughout the school and see how their good deeds grow.

Make Your Own Kindness Coloring Pages Design It Cover

This Google Slides kindness coloring activity nurtures a growth mindset as students get creative and practice essential digital skills. 

Students design their own worksheets using the elements provided and insert kindness quotes they make up or research online, then print and color their creation. Children practice internet skills while being creative and fostering positive character traits.