COMPASSION – Ability to share another’s feelings or ideas
Quote: "No act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted." -- Aesop
Spanish: compasión misericordia
DICTIONARY Oxford Spanish Dictionary
Sign Language for Compassion:
Start with’C’ at heart, then ‘5-hands. Move forward with middle finger slightly bent at knuckle
Sign video for compassion or sympathy
State topic for questions. QFT – Question Formulation Technique
“Our Question Focus for this lesson is about Compassion.
Materials needed: white paper and markers
Allow about 10 minutes
1. Identify open and closed ended questions
2. Change questions: select one question to change from open to
closed-ended and one closed questions to open-ended.
Allow 4-8 minutes.
State lesson plan criteria/guidelines and ask learners to identify 2-3 questions they think are most important.
Allow 10-20 minutes
Group Share Out: Have each group share their rationale for choosing priority questions.
Allow about 10 minutes.
“What are we going to do with these questions?”
(Whole Group Discussion – outcome to align with lesson objectives.)
Sample: What behaviors support Compassion?
Individual and Group Reflection: Ask a topic related question for learners to reflect upon briefly in writing about what they have learned.
Discuss and report in small or whole group.
Sample: “What does Compassion look like for us?”