National Educators for Restorative Practices

Teacher Resources

Forgiveness

Check In:

Describe how your day is going on a scale of 1-5 (5 being the highest and 1 being the lowest.)

Questions:

  • If money was no object where would you like to go?

  • What does the word forgiveness mean to you?

  • Read the following quote:

Holding a grudge doesn’t make you strong; it makes you bitter. Forgiving doesn’t make you weak; it sets you free.
— Dave Willis
  • Why is it hard to forgive?

Video:

  • Who is the person in your life you need to forgive?

     

Closing:

Encourage the person to your left to forgive the person they mentioned.

 

 

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