Early Years - Ages 2½ to 4

With Tools for Life, children as young as two and a half years begin to learn to identify their own emotions as well as recognize the feelings of others and how to act and react appropriately.

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School Age - Kindergarten to Grade 8

Tools for Life offers Social Emotional Learning resources for Grades 1 to 8 that are not an add-on but rather an enrichment of activities embedded within the current curriculum.

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HomeSTART for Families

HomeSTART is a stand-alone resource for families, caregivers and children, that reinforces and extends classroom Social Emotional Learning to the home.

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Tools for Life provides fun, highly interactive resources for use in schools, 
child care facilities, community agencies, and of course, at home.


“Every child deserves someone whose eyes light up when they enter the room”

Dr. Jean Clinton, Child Psychiatrist

“Tools for Life has had a very positive impact on school climate.”

Patricia Amos, Director of Education Emeritus Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic District School Board, Hamilton ON

“A community can become better by embracing an opportunity to use what works.”

Marvin P. Davis, M.S. Ed, Principal, Galloway Elementary School, Jackson MS

“We selected Tools for Life as our Social Emotional Learning (SEL) program because it is evidence-informed.”

Dr. Brenda L. Kenyon, Mental Health Lead, Wellington Catholic District School Board, Guelph ON

“The Tools for Life philosophy is embedded in our whole day,
in everything we do.”

Flora Nordoff, Principal, St. Matthew Catholic Elementary School, Binbrook ON

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