Help improve your students’ social-emotional competencies!! (self- awareness and self- management) This purpose of this lesson is to encourage students to learn the mantra I CAN HANDLE IT so that it will become an automatic way to handle difficult situations.
By listening to the story and the teacher’s anecdote, and then by writing or dictating a journal entry students will begin to understand the concept of a mantra, and how it can be used to help them maintain their calm and focus while in a difficult situation.
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