Can a robot have a Facebook?... In this lesson, Dave and Boris explore the world of social media vs the real world. Boris talks about the depression that can come from comparing oneself to others especially on Instagram! Dave leads Boris through gratefulness exercises, which focus him into joy and self-esteem.
Materials Required: pencil and paper
Age Group: Early Elementary/KS1
This lesson cross references the SEL Core Competency: 'Social-Awareness.'
This lesson cross-references with B-LS 5. B-LS 3. from the ASCA Mindset and Behavior Standards.
OR1: Online Relationships - that people sometimes behave differently online, including by pretending to be someone they are not.
MW6: Mental Wellbeing - simple self-care techniques
RR4: Respectful Relationships - the importance of self-respect and how this links to their own happiness.