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"a relationship between friends"
Friendship. What does "friendship" look like? Watch this video:
What do these friends all have in common?
What are the differences between this group of friends?
It is a Positive Action to be friends, especially with people very different from you!
For today's morning community vlogcast, Mrs. Hott wants YOU to find a partner. Go ahead and do that now. (And, if there are an odd number of students, it is ok to have three students together.)
Next, with your partner(s), do this:
1) In your Positive Action folders, use a blank page for today. Each person in the group will put the names of the students with whom they are doing the exercise.
2) Make a list of all the things that are DIFFERENT about each other.
3) Next, make a list of all the things that you have in common. (Like the three in the video that all like donuts.)
4) Finally, remember this simple exercise. And, if you find yourself in conflict with a classmate, sit down and list your likes and differences.
You may be surprised to discover that when you use Positive Actions, classmates can appreciate, or like, different things yet still be friends!
And remember, it is also important to know that here at Warm Springs Intermediate School, we are all part of a "cougar community" where the most important friend is...