Activating Students Empathy through " C L E V E R M I N D "
Social issues at school need attention from people around them related to the school itself. Based on the fact, teacher needs a method or technique how to lead student to concern social issues around them. There is a subject called IPS or Social knowledge which teach social life. Unfortunately, Students only know and understand the social issues . They don't get the empathy from what they have learned.Through English subject, social issues is integrated in English curriculum, so , teacher can activate their empathy on social issues.
To Active students empathy need effective method. CLEVER MIND is a method to lead them to care and concern on social issues. However, students need guideline and real experience. Activating student empathy on social issues can be encouraged through every subject. In this project, Activating student empathy through English subject with the frame work CLEVER MIND. On this method, teacher is not only encouraging them but also giving the real action as experience. They will have some benefits on this project.They must a report every action that they have done so they learn how to write . Their action can make their good and strong personality.
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