Self-Esteem and Confidence Building Activities for SEL

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This is so great to use with students who are struggling with self esteem. This really helped one of my students who has such low self esteem. He loved each activity and it has helped him!
Great resource to use with my 4th grade students during whole classroom classroom lessons. The lessons are easy to prepare and the students are enjoying the activities.
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Boost student confidence and self-esteem with these activities! Activities integrate social-emotional skills while improving positive thinking and well-being. The materials in this set include a variety of worksheets, writing activities, discussion starters, journals, and hands-on materials to help increase confidence so that students can feel positive and good about themselves. When students feel better about themselves, they are better able to learn and do their best.

How to Use:

There are many ways to use these worksheets and activities! Here are just a few:

  • Teach to the whole class during SEL time.
  • Use during morning meeting time to boost confidence and promote discussions.
  • Use for small groups with students in need of intervention for social-emotional skills.
  • Provide worksheets for early finishers to integrate SEL during the day.

This would be a great set for special education teachers, regular education teachers, mentors, and other support professionals looking to boost confidence of individual students or small groups. It can be used with students at a variety of age and grade levels.

Digital and Print Versions

Both print and digital versions are included. To access the digital version, open the PDF with 'digital directions' in the title and click the link!

Table of Contents

  • Confidence Self-Assessment (Pre and Post)
  • Confidence Self-Assessment – What it Means
  • Seeing The Positive In YOU
  • List of Positive Qualities
  • Identifying Your Hobbies
  • All About Me Brochure
  • “I Am Me” Poem
  • “I Am Me” Poem Organizer
  • People You Love & Trust
  • Learning From Mistakes
  • Positive Affirmations
  • Positive Affirmation Situations
  • Finish the Positive Self-Talk Statements
  • Your Greatest Success
  • Kindness to Others
  • My Kindness Journal
  • Hopes & Dreams
  • In 10 Years
  • Being Happy for Others
  • Dealing with Negativity
  • Feel Better Activities
  • Compliment Yourself
  • Confidence Discussion & Task Cards (16 Cards)

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Disclaimer: These resources are for supplementary support/education purposes and are not a replacement for education or other necessary supports. Educators, parents, and others who utilize these materials are encouraged to seek out additional support, as needed.

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