Learn to say NO! (Worksheets to teach children self-assertion and social skills)
In this material titled ‘Learn to say NO!’, children will find a comprehensive guide to understanding the importance and power of the word ‘NO’. This guide explains how saying ‘NO’ can help us stay safe, respect our feelings and needs, establish boundaries, and avoid exhaustion. It emphasizes that it’s okay not to please everyone and that we should prioritize our comfort and well-being. Furthermore, it provides interactive activities to practice saying ‘NO’, including describing and drawing instances when they had to refuse someone, imagining how to react in specific situations, and reflecting on the importance of saying ‘NO’. Overall, this material encourages children to assert themselves and to understand that their feelings and choices are valid and important.