Social Skills Video: Giving Compliments
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Alessandra is working on a drawing of a horse. When she shows Serena, Serena doesn’t have much to say it and makes Alessandra upset. Alessandra feels bad because she thinks her drawing is bad. Serena should try to give Alessandra a compliment because she knows Alessandra is working hard on her drawing.
Use Giving Compliments
Giving compliments may not be on our student’s radar. They may understand that it feels good to get them, but now they can think about others and give out compliments as well. Practice different situations and how they could say something nice to a classmate.