This Self-Esteem: Grades 6-8 lesson plan also includes:
It would be lovely if we all had mirrors that told us were were fabulous. Alas, such devices designed to boost self-esteem have yet to be invented. However, there are activities that can prove effective. Two activities in a four-page packet help tweens understand the importance of healthy self-esteem and learn ways to improve their feelings about themselves. No magic mirrors required.
- For the first activity class members brainstorm a list of characters who seem to have low self-esteem
- Requires computers with internet access, cameras or digital cameras with printers, paper, art supplies, and glue
- Includes links to age-appropriate articles and discussion questions