Strengths and Weaknesses Teacher Resources
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Appreciating You and Me
Focusing on personal strengths is one way to help learners boost their self-esteem. They discuss the similarities and differences between themselves and their classmates. Then, work on figuring out what their personal strengths are and how to keep them in mind everyday.
2nd - 3rd Health 12 Views 35 Downloads
Students examine the concept of self-esteem. In this personal health lesson, students explore their personal strengths and weaknesses in an effort to recognize their worth. Students analyze the personal inventory they create and discuss self-esteem issues.
6th - 8th Health 61 Views 240 Downloads
Why I Am Me Timeline
What happened when your learners were born? How about when they started school? Find out all about your pupils with a timeline activity that connects personal history to history overall. Class members create their own timelines. On one side of the timeline, they fill in events from their own lives, and on the other they mark down historical events found through research.
6th - 8th Language Arts 6 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Interviews With Characters From the Purim Story
Students read the story, Megillat Esther, and discuss the lives and careers of key figures in the Purim story. They research the historical events, which took place during the time of Purim, and conduct interviews as if they lived at that time.
5th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
Students investigate their personal strengths by writing in a journal. In this resume building lesson plan, students discuss their accomplishments and weaknesses by completing journal entries. Students list their three favorite skills and view example resumes in order to create a final draft resume.
1st - 5th 21st Century Skills 7 Views 34 Downloads
Seventh graders explain their understanding of their strength and how it is helpful in a group situation. They also complete graphic organizers by writing at least four of their own personal strengths. Students write about their experiences in a group in their journals as a follow-up to the lesson.
7th Health 3 Views 10 Downloads
The Bus Ride Teacher's Guide
Students examine and respond to the text, The Bus Ride. In this African-American literature instructional activity, students explore pre-reading questions that focus on fairness of laws. Students read the text based on Rosa Parks and answer 11 post-reading questions.
3rd - 4th Language Arts 4 Views 19 Downloads
What's Special About Me?
Learners identify personal strengths that can help them cope with events in life like 9/11. They address two factors that have been demonstrated by research studies to assist students in adapting to and coping with stress. Learners are given a body outline and they are asked to draw the parts of themselves they like the best.
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 17 Downloads
Personal Strengths, Talents and Goals
It's important to discuss individual strengths, goals, and talents. With a partner, fourth graders create a PowerPoint presentation of one of their classmates, showcasing their goals and talents. They then complete a worksheet showing their own strengths and talents.
4th Health 3 Views 15 Downloads
Here is a nice and easy way to boost your kids self-esteem; help them to create awards which recognize their strengths, abilities, and talents. First, learners have to identify what they are good at and what talents they have. Awards are made, and a ceremony is held to pass them out while the music from Pomp and Circumstance is being played.
Pre-K - 1st Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
Students identify their personal skills and strengths and learn to use the attributes in their own experiences. In this personal attributes instructional activity, students write down a skill or strength they are proud of. Students then toss their papers into a box and each student selects a paper to guess whom it describes.
4th - 7th Health 3 Views 8 Downloads
STRONG--an acronym for goal-setting success! Using a graphic organizer and useful acronym, your learners develop a goal plan for the class as a whole, while considering the requirements of, and obstacles to, achieving their goal. Briefly review the goal with your class at the beginning of each day and then at the conclusion of the goal's time frame, have your class reflect on their collaborative process.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History 214 Views 287 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable