In a few words, what do you think social awareness is?
Understand the importance of being a part of a community and developing respect for others. Recognize the responsibilities and rights of citizens. Develop skills to be an active participant in society.
Social Awareness: Being a Good Citizen
community: A group of people who share common interests. responsibilities: The duties and obligations of citizens to their society. rights: The privileges or freedoms that are guaranteed to all citizens.
In the US, it is illegal for citizens to lie about receiving a military award or decoration. The right to vote is considered one of the most important rights of citizens.
Work together in pairs: What do you think is the most important way to show respect for others in a social setting?
Work together in pairs: What are some ways that you can use your voice to advocate for social change?
Draw a scene or symbol that represents social awareness or social change.
What is an example of social awareness? Discuss why you chose what you chose.
- Being aware of current events
- Being mindful of other people's feelings
- Using your phone during class
- Talking about yourself all the time
What is a good way to practice social awareness? Discuss why you chose what you chose.
- Listening to others
- Taking frequent breaks
- Staying quiet
- Disrespecting others
What are the benefits of fostering social awareness? Discuss why you chose what you chose.
- Better communication skills
- More opportunities for advancement
- Better problem-solving skills
- More self-confidence
Social awareness is part of citizenship. We are socially aware when we are mindful of how are actions affect others and our society. We are also socially aware when we advocate for change in our society. "Be the change you wish to see in the world" -Gandhi