Conflict Resolution Teacher Resources
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Anti-Bullying & Conflict-Resolution Lesson
Invite your class to consider how to respond to a conflict. This plan, designed to go with Secret Saturdays by Torrey Maldonado, focuses on a set of terms: conflict, escalate, deescalate, conflict resolution, denial, and confrontation. The plan offers three options for covering the material, and you can choose from teacher modeling, group work, and independent work.
6th - 10th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Exercise in Conflict Resolution
How do major religions, including Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, differ in how they view the role of individual freedoms within society, the definition of morality, and the importance of politically satisfying the greater good? Here is a fantastic instructional activity on how religion plays a role in multicultural societies, and where conflicts are likely to arise as a result of fundamental beliefs.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Marital Conflict Resolution
While not everybody will end up married, everybody does need to know how to resolve conflict. Learners examine several real-life scenarios involving a married couple. They use problem-solving strategies to help the couple come to an amiable resolution.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History
Conflict is Inevitable, Bullying is Not
Differentiate between a simple conflict and true bullying. A chart listing key differences between bullying and normal conflict acts as a template for your class to create similar charts. The lesson plan provides scenarios, which learners identify as actual bullying situations or not.
1st - 8th Health
Conflict Resolution in 9 Easy Steps
Students investigate student psychology by reading assigned text about nonviolence. In this conflict resolution lesson plan, students read nine specific steps they should take the next time they are in an argument with someone. Students discuss their own history of conflicts with the class.
1st - 6th Health
Learners explore the character trait of self-discipline using the book Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse by Kevin Henkes. They listen to the story, and discuss the conflict resolution techniques of retreat, rethink, and react. Students then write a letter to Lilly about using the Three R strategy for dealing with anger.
K - 5th Social Studies & History
My Conflict Shield
Eighth graders discuss conflict. Working in pairs, they create lists of skills they have used in conflicts, skills they have seen used successfully but not used themselves, and skills they wish to develop. From their lists they identify 12 skills they believe most useful in conflict resolution.
8th Social Studies & History
Close Read: Communication and Conflict Resolution Strategies
Fourth graders practice their close reading skills with a short text on conflict resolution. Working in pairs, learners read and reread the article Smart Speak by Marilyn Cram Donahue as they identify the main idea and use context clues to understand challenging vocabulary.
3rd - 5th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Conflict Resolution Skills Training
Students complete conflict resolution skills training as a part of creating a caring school community. In this conflict resolution lesson, students work with a group of peer student leaders to resolve conflicts. Students visit freshman classrooms to help them transition into high school.
10th - Higher Ed Health
Working Together to Prevent Bullying: Conflict
What is the difference between conflict and bullying? Bring this thought-provoking instructional activity about bullying to your class or peer counseling group. With a checklist of behaviors that students mark as "always," "sometimes," or "never" harassing or bullying, this is a good way to discuss the problem of bullying in schools.
7th - 12th English Language Arts
Conflict, Consequences and Solutions
First graders gather information about the Montana Indian people and relate to conflicts in their life. In this conflict resolution lesson, 1st graders recognize that people can have differences of opinion and how to handle them. Students analyze an American Indian story.
1st Social Studies & History
Conflict within a Group
Students examine the elements of conflict. In this social responsibility lesson, students discuss what conflict is and how it can escalate. This lesson is a series of 3 exercises beginning with interpreting Dr.Suess' book, The Butter Up Battle Book and ending with evaluating various crimes and their punishments.
9th - Higher Ed English Language Arts
Setting Up Camp
Draw on what learners know about conflict resolution and the situation in the Middle East to build understanding of the Camp David summit meeting beginning on July 11, 2000. They develop an understanding of the functions of summit meetings and the Israeli Palestinian conflict.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History
Put Yourself in Check
Eighth graders identify what it means to utilize and accept personal responsibility in relationships with others and why it is important to have a self-awareness during conflict. They also role play spontaneously a common conflict among 8th grade students using interpersonal skills and personal responsibility to resolve the issue.
8th English Language Arts
Restorative Justice in the Classroom Lesson 1 The Community Web
Students examine methods for resolving conflict. In this conflict resolution lesson, students participate in a classroom activity that requires them to identify their classmates for specific roles in a conflict resolution activity.
6th - 9th Health
Conflict Resolution Lesson Plan
What is a bully? Romeo and Juliet's Act 3 Scene 1 gives eighth and ninth graders the perfect opportunity to explore bullying. After doing some Internet research on bullying characteristics, groups reenact the scene to decide who is the bully: Romeo or Tybalt.
8th - 9th English Language Arts