It is a simple exercise to help children find the uniqueness of who they are. It helps them understand everyone is different. There are many ways to make a dream. Use cooking as an example. Different ingredients represent a different element of who we are. Cook it with different methods and seasonings; all can make a great dish.
Together with the story, Finding iMa presents iMaSensei as a magical force that wants to help children be the best they can be. We hid the iMa bear symbol in many hard to find places. The message is that the goodness of the universe is always there, wanting to help us succeed. However, it does take an effort to keep looking to recognize it.
• First, love and empathy, the power to gain power by feeling and learning what others want, and to also communicate the fact that you care and want to do something about it.
o Empathy worksheet: ask them to draw occasions when they utilize empathy to feel when others may need help or when they feel happy when others succeeded.