Caring/Fairness: Empathy

This Caring/Fairness: Empathy lesson plan also includes:

How would you feel? and What could you do? are the questions in focus of a lesson all about empathy. Here, scholars take part in a grand conversation to identify appropriate feelings and actions, then add a drawing to represent what they plan to do when someone feels sad. 

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CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Send a copy of both activities home so parents and guardians can continue the learning experience
  • Revisit the lesson—especially after long school breaks or when child behavior is not meeting your standards 
  • Role-play scenarios in which pupils react to how their peers are feeling
Classroom Considerations

  • The resource references a workbook to support character education but does not include it
Pros

  • Provides a letter to families informing them of the topic and one activity to do at home 
  • Offers detailed teacher instructions and script for easy implementation 
Cons

  • None