A Valentine's Day exercise for grade school children... tell me if it is good?

For the teachers out there--the exercise: You pass out a paper to each student that has the names of each student in the class on the left side of the page and a line to write in "What you like about this person." Everyone gets a sheet... they don't put their name on it (anonymous). They make a... show more For the teachers out there--the exercise:

You pass out a paper to each student that has the names of each student in the class on the left side of the page and a line to write in "What you like about this person." Everyone gets a sheet... they don't put their name on it (anonymous). They make a comment about everyone in the class.

The teacher than takes these papers home and put together the comments for each person... if someone doesn't have any positive comments then the teacher throws in a few of her own.

Next day, teacher reads comments outloud in class. Everyone will have very uplifting comments (any negatives you throw out)... girls that don't think they are pretty realize for the first time that there are boys in the class that think they are pretty... same with boys... they realize there are girls in the class that are attracted to them... for various good reasons...

Believe it or not... this little exercise will have a lasting positive impact on kids.
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