- Positive Communication
- Decision Making
- Thought-Feeling-Behavior Cycle
- Reacting to Our Thoughts
- Managing Anger
- Conflict Resolution
Self-motivation is an essential skill for students to develop. It means that students will have the intrinsic drive to meet their goals and succeed, rather than relying on outside sources of motivation. Through these activities, students will learn to encourage themselves to reach important goals, as well as what to do when they face roadblocks.
Motivation Discussion (discussion, 5 minutes)
Intrinsic vs. Extrinsic Motivation (discussion, 10 minutes)
My Climbing Guide Instructions (self-reflection, 15 minutes)
Pep Talk Video (video, 5 minutes)
Motivation Visualization (self-reflection, 5 minutes)
3-2-1 Reflection (exit ticket, 5 minutes)
Self-Motivation Journaling Activity (self-reflection, 15 minutes)
This activity can be used in Religious Education or English classes to further connect the topic of Self-Motivation to students’ courses. There is a religious component to the activity.
Access to documents on each of the toolkit pages is restricted to Peace Works partners. If you are interested in becoming a Peace Works partner school or educator, please contact Sherri Walker. If you are already a Peace Works partner school or educator and have questions regarding the toolkit, please contact Macarena Correa.
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