11/18 - 11/22
Monday: November 18th (All Classes)
Make the following comments:
Notice how everyone's reaction to gratitude looked different. Some looked embarrassed, some had lots of words, some were speechless. These are all natural reactions, and no matter the reaction, the words of gratitude were welcomed.
Tomorrow is a continuation. :)
Tuesday: November 19th (All Classes)
Have your students verbally share with one staff member in the building their gratitude for them.
Have them do the same with one person outside of school.
(They have until the end of the day Friday to complete the staff member challenge, and until after the holiday break to complete the one for outside of school.)
Wednesday: November 20th (All Classes)
Discussion Questions to Follow:
How can you tell that Dwayne is equally grateful for their gratitude in the video?
Why is gratitude so important for our relationships?
Which person surprised you?
Thursday: November 21st (3rd - 5th)
In opposition, have them come up with an area of their life where they feel they have reached contentment.
Allow students to share if they want to.