What are you not okay with?
What do you have?
What can we do about it?
These three questions are from this video from Kid President:
His video is a call to action for people everywhere to ask themselves these questions and then to take whatever action they can.
Here is an example of what this could look like:
1. I am not okay with the slaughter of dolphins or the trapping and raising of dolphins and marine animals in captivity for the purpose of human entertainment.
2. What do I have? Well, if I were Michael Beerens I would say that I have artistic talent and the ability and passion to create videos of my art.
3. What can I do about it? I can make a video. And then I can share my work online:
For additional resources on inspiring action in your students, check out Inspire My Kids – an excellent resource with inspirational stories about kids taking action. It has a wealth of resources and stories and is the site you need to check out if you want to feel inspired by the young people of our planet.