Encouraging Others


Stand Tall Mollie Lou Mellon

What does the word ENCOURAGEMENT mean? Why should you encourage someone?

Who was Molly’s encourager in the story? How did she encourage her?

Was Ronald Durkin kind or unkind to Molly? Describe his actions.

How did Molly react to Ronald’s unkind words?

Why do you think Ronald changed in the end?

Brainstorm a list of ENCOURAGING words/phrases that can be used in your classroom.

You got this!
Good Job!
You'll get it next time!
Good Luck!
Believe in yourself!
You can do it!
I believe in you!
You can do this very well!
You can pass this test!
Believe in yourself!
Don't give up on your dreams!
You did a great job!
Do your best!
Excellent work!
Shine on!
You did nice work!
Do your best on the test!
Believe in yourself and you can do anything!