DATE - DECEMBER 2016
ROLE - GUEST FACILITATORS
SCHOOL/ORGANIZATION - MY BROTHER'S KEEPER ORPHANAGE
 LOCATION - CAREYSBURG, LIBERIA
THEIR MISSION - THE ORPHANAGE IS SUPPORTED BY THE USAID FOOD & ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT (FED) PROJECT. PROVIDING FOOD, SHELTER AND SCHOOLING TO CHILDREN.
NUMBER OF STUDENTS - 138
AGES - 5-18 YEARS OLD

TITLE - VISION BOARD GREETING CARDS
ART FORM - DRAWING & WRITING

LESSON - AFFIRMATIONS - PERSONAL EMOTIONAL SUPPORT & ENCOURAGEMENT
ACTIVITY - STUDENTS CREATED GREETING CARDS ADDRESSED TO THEMSELVES - THEY WROTE/DREW ALL THEY WERE HAPPY FOR/ACCOMPLISHED IN 2016 AND ALL THEIR GOALS FOR 2017.

MATERIALS USED - PLAIN PAPER, CONSTRUCTION PAPER, PIPE CLEANERS, GLITTER GLUE, SCISSORS, COLOR PENCILS, MARKERS, CRAYONS, AND PENCILS.

IMPACT -
1. SELF-ESTEEM - EACH INDIVIDUAL SPOKE POSITIVE AFFIRMATIONS ABOUT THEMSELVES WHICH TRIGGERS THE SUBCONSCIOUS MIND. WHEN REPEATED AND BELIEVED THESE WORDS HOLD POWER!
2. COGNITIVE BEHAVIOR (CBT) - ADJUST THOUGHTS AND THE BEHAVIORS ASSOCIATED WITH THOSE THOUGHTS. BY CHANGING ANY NEGATIVE THOUGHTS OF SELF TO POSITIVE, OUR BEHAVIORS WILL FOLLOW.
3. SOCIAL EMOTIONAL AND PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT
4. HAPPINESS
5. EMPOWERMENT, ENCOURAGEMENT, AND CONFIDENCE
5. COMMUNICATION AND SOCIAL SKILLS

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