What Are My Relationships with Others Like?

Relationships are often the highest priority for teenagers, but they don't always have the maturity to navigate a healthy connection with peers or family members. A series of group activities prompt class members to interview their family, analyze their friend groups, and reflect on their relationship with members of the opposite sex.

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Instructional Ideas

  • Use in a teen issues class or when discussing healthy relationships in a health class
  • Include the activities in the first few meetings of a peer counseling group
Classroom Considerations

  • Discusses the likes and dislikes of the opposite sex, but does not address the needs of gender-nonbinary students
  • Part of a longer program about teens' emotional development
Pros

  • Focuses on aspects of family, peer, and romantic relationships
  • Provides handy worksheets to accompany class discussions
Cons

  • None