Using I Messages Lesson Plan | Communication Styles | I Statements

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1st - 6th, Homeschool
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The Using "I" Statements Lesson Plan teaches social emotional learning skills by helping students learn how to communicate effectively using "I" Messages. Students will learn about Strong, Mean and Giving In communication styles and practice their own strong communication responses to problems using "I" Statements. "I" Statement sentence stems help students formulate an effective response without being hurtful.

This lesson contains:

✔ Lesson Plan aligned to ASCA standards.

✔ "I" Statement Sentence Stem Bank-- Sentence stems students can string together to create their own "I" Statements. 24 "I Feel. . ." Stems, 18 "When You. . ." Stems, and 18 "Please. . ." Stems

✔ "I" Statement Poster

✔ Communication Styles Poster

✔ Communication Styles Sorting Mat and Scenarios

✔ Putting Together "I" Statements Visual Instructions for Sentence Stems

✔ 12 Scenarios for students to construct their own "I" Statements

✔ Activities and worksheets come in both Color and Black and White versions.

This is a great supplement to:

Self Esteem and Confidence Building Bundle.

This lesson will also be included in a future Girl's Friendship Small Group Curriculum.


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