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TEACHING 
EMPATHY 
IN THE PRIMARY GRADES
What is Empathy? 
The ability to identify with the 
feelings of another 
or…
being able to put yourself in 
someone else’s shoes.
Why Teach Empathy? 
When students have empathy 
• sensitivity towards others is pervasive in 
the classroom 
• they are le...
What Are the Results? 
A more accepting and respectful environment
What Are Primary Students 
Ready For? 
• Students age 5 can discuss 
hypothetical problems 
• Students age 8 can grapple 
...
How Does a Teacher Promote 
Empathy? 
Step 1: Prepare 
Step 2: Engage 
Step 3: Reflect and Act
Step 1: Prepare 
Create conditions where empathy can thrive 
• Create a safe place 
• Lead by example 
• Develop emotional...
Step 2: Engage 
Take Action that Suits Your Personality 
• Group Play 
• Storytelling 
• Immersion 
• Problem Solving
Step 3: Reflect and Act 
Action and reflection 
help internalize empathy 
• Identify Shared Values and Differences 
• Inst...
Image Citations 
Slide 1: Image found at http://bit.ly/1toT4Yx 
Slide 3: Image found in Clip Art search for shoes in Micro...
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Empathy powerpoint week 5

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Empathy powerpoint week 5

  1. 1. TEACHING EMPATHY IN THE PRIMARY GRADES
  2. 2. What is Empathy? The ability to identify with the feelings of another or…
  3. 3. being able to put yourself in someone else’s shoes.
  4. 4. Why Teach Empathy? When students have empathy • sensitivity towards others is pervasive in the classroom • they are less likely to tease and bully
  5. 5. What Are the Results? A more accepting and respectful environment
  6. 6. What Are Primary Students Ready For? • Students age 5 can discuss hypothetical problems • Students age 8 can grapple with more complex moral issues
  7. 7. How Does a Teacher Promote Empathy? Step 1: Prepare Step 2: Engage Step 3: Reflect and Act
  8. 8. Step 1: Prepare Create conditions where empathy can thrive • Create a safe place • Lead by example • Develop emotional competency
  9. 9. Step 2: Engage Take Action that Suits Your Personality • Group Play • Storytelling • Immersion • Problem Solving
  10. 10. Step 3: Reflect and Act Action and reflection help internalize empathy • Identify Shared Values and Differences • Instill Courage • Enable Action
  11. 11. Image Citations Slide 1: Image found at http://bit.ly/1toT4Yx Slide 3: Image found in Clip Art search for shoes in Microsoft PowerPoint Slide 5: Image found http://slidesha.re/1ze41Aw Slide 9: Image found at http://bit.ly/1qU2rVM Slide 10: Image found at http://bit.ly/1yHsWN2 Citations Havengar, T. (2014, August 7). Empathy: the most important back to school supply. Edutopia. Retrieved from http://www.edutopia.org/blog/empathy-back-to-school-supply-homa-tavangar Kutner, L. (2007). How children develop empathy. Psych Central. Retrieved from http://psychcentral.com/lib/how-children-develop-empathy/ 0001234 Tolerance.org can be retrieved at http://www.tolerance.org/lesson/developing-empathy Wikipedia. Definition of empathy can be retrieved at http://www.edutopia.org/blog/empathy-back-to-school-supply-homa-tavangar

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