One of the most important social skills children need to learn is how to behave in ways that help them forge connections to others. To feel at ease among others, and to give and receive emotional support, requires the ability to imagine oneself in someone else’s place. Program defines the word “considerate” as caring about how another person feels. Age-appropriate scenarios coupled with a lively host encourage students to show consideration by treating others the way they would like to be treated and by being helpful, even without being asked. Program demonstrates to young viewers that being polite, accommodating and cooperative not only helps them get along better with others but also makes them feel better about themselves.
video on DVD plus teacher’s guide on CD and student worksheets