Reliable and trustworthy friends can help us achieve things that feel impossible. It’s important to know the traits of a trustworthy friend so we can choose good friends and be one.
Identify and understand emotions, values, attitudes, motivations, mindsets, and personal attributes.
Assess the feelings of others and be sensitive to the feelings and needs of others.
Create positive relationships and meaningful connections with family members, classmates, and teachers.
Make rational, ethical, and effective decisions to find the best solutions to problems.
After participating in an activity that requires trusting a partner, students will share the elements of a trustworthy friendship and reflect on how trust is important in their own relationships.