A tool that helps students understand a social mistake and how to correct it in the future.
Example of a situation at school
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How to Use
1. Discuss with student
Identify an area with privacy to discuss the situation with the student.
2. Complete the worksheet:
Identify the error
Identify who was harmed by the error
Decide how to correct the error
Develop a plan so the error doesn’t happen again
3. Model and role play
Model and role play the plan prior to the student carrying it out.
4. Follow up
Follow up with the student after the plan has been carried out.
When to Use
To help a student better understand a social situation.
To help the student respond more appropriately in the future.
Initially model how to use the worksheet, then as appropriate, begin to give the student more independence.
You may need to help the student by providing options for the steps. For example: If the error is a student damages another student’s personal item, options for correcting the error could be to apologize, repair the item, or to replace the item.
Pairing visuals can facilitate increased understanding.
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