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This lesson plan teaches students that you should do your best each day to show kindness and respect to the people around you. When you do this, you fill your bucket and their bucket. Or if you are mean or rude to others, you will empty their bucket. Covered in the lesson is what fills a person's bucket, what empties it, and what bucket dipping is. 4 activities-including a writing prompt, art project, coloring page and identifying what fills your own bucket and what empties your bucket. Clip art, printables, no prep needed.
Included in the lesson:
What is the bucket?
What does it mean to fill buckets?
Why fill the bucket?
How do you feel when your bucket is full?
How do your feel when your bucket is empty?
What is bucket filling?
What is bucket dipping?
What affects the levels of happiness in your bucket?
What does "use your lid" mean?
What are the different things that can fill a bucket?
What are the different things that can empty the bucket?
How to fill up your own bucket
30 different ideas on how to fill someone's bucket
Activity of "5 different things you did this week to fill someone else's bucket"
Activity of Writing as many ideas, "on and in" the bucket, that you can think of that will fill someone's bucket. Combines writing in and on the bucket and coloring and decorating the bucket.
Activity- Write about a time when you had an important talk with someone. Did it "fill your bucket or empty your bucket?"
Activity of "Circle the words that "fill your bucket," and circle the words that "empty your bucket."
Optional classroom activity to be used at the teachers discretion
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