The Revolving Door of Kindness
Grades: 6 - 8

Video Description: New June 2022! A high school student describes his view of kindness and why people should try strive to be kind to others.

Type of Video: Segment*
Unique Video ID: Character-113**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • As part of your character education curriculum, use the video in conjunction with a journal prompt or conversation starter question and have students respond to what the student said. What do they agree with? Disagree with? How would they describe kindness and why it’s important?


For more exploration of the importance of kindness, check out the full program this segment is edited from: The Importance of Kindness (Community Service Program.

*Segment videos are short excerpts edited from interviews or interactive programs that offer flexible and differentiated ways to use the rich content included in the full-length conversation.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.