Kids empathy

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In this lesson, students will learn about and practice showing empathy for others. They'll start by answering discussion questions about a video in which characters put themselves in each others' shoes and show empathy for one another. Through given scenarios, they'll then practice identifying how others might be feeling, reaching out to learn more and brainstorming ways to help friends feel better. Students will also write or draw about a time they personally showed empathy to a friend. Social Studies, Ideas, Friends, Social Studies Lesson, Social Studies Lesson Plans, Discussion Questions, Classroom Community, Elementary Teacher, Middle School Teachers

In this lesson, students will learn about and practice showing empathy for others. They'll start by answering discussion questions about a video in which characters put themselves in each others' shoes and show empathy for one another. Through given scenarios, they'll then practice identifying how others might be feeling, reaching out to learn more and brainstorming ways to help friends feel better. Students will also write or draw about a time they personally showed empathy to a friend.

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