While we have others (like family, friends, and teachers) who look out for us, we should prioritize taking responsibility for our safety.
Identify and understand emotions, values, attitudes, motivations, mindsets, and personal attributes.
Make decisions based on rationality, ethics, and effectiveness.
Have a growth mindset and is willing to learn from mistakes.
Students will read an essay about taking responsibility for our safety and then reflect on how they can be more responsible for their safety in the future.
Essay: Tucker, A. 2011. It’s Yours. Own It. Stage of Life.