Daily SEL Lesson – Growing Your Empathy 5/29

Daily SEL Lesson – Growing Your Empathy 5/29


Elementary Lesson:

Instructions:

  • Watch the Video
  • What does it mean to empathize?
  • Make an acrostic poem, making a word for each letter in EMPATHY to fit our lesson about feeling what others are feeling.
  • Take a photo of your design and share it with your family.

Secondary Lesson:

Instructions:

  • What do you think of the “Bystander Effect?”
  • How would you define the “Diffusion of Responsibility?”
  • When have you done the “right thing” when you were by yourself? (Helping someone open a door? Defending someone being harassed? Telling someone they dropped something?)
  • Can you think of a time when you were with a group and forgot to do the right thing?
  • It takes being brave and not always doing what others do, but doing what you know is right, Inclusion of Responsibility.