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High School Social Emotional Learning writing prompt- responsibility and healthy relationships

Responsible, Healthy Relationships Writing Prompt

Just because you can, doesn't mean you should-- there are lots of things teens can get away with, but at what cost to relationships and sense of self? Explore ideas about fairness, respect, responsibility in how teens treat themselves and others.

  • How does it feel when someone takes advantage of another person or situation in a way that isn't fair?
  • What are some common things people can do, but they probably shouldn't?
  • Have you ever done something that seemed great at the time, but realized later was irresponsible?
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This writing prompt is based on the quote "Just because you can, doesn't mean you should."
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