The children in the video were involved in various activities that enhanced their social development. Name some activities you observed. Describe how you think these activities relate to social studies and how they helped develop social skills.
• Identify ways the teacher helped build the children’s character. Why is it necessary to do this?
• How do behavioral and social-cognitive theories relate to the development and growth of social skills?
• What are some other character building activities you would implement in your own classroom?
• Discuss the importance of character building.