Words that can heal or harm

IDevice Icon Activity: Words can heal or harm.

Answer these questions. Share your answers with a partner whom you trust. Remember to keep whatever you tell each other, to yourselves. This means that nobody will gossip or talk about what their partners tell them.

  1. Have you ever been teased, or called names because of the way you look? Give an example.
  2. Have you ever worried what others would say if you don't wear the most fashionable clothes and designer labels? Give an example.
  3. How do bad things others say to you, or about you, make you feel about yourself? Give an example.
  4. How do positive comments and good things others say to and about you, make you feel about yourself? Give an example.


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