3BucketsEveryone has an invisible bucket. Our bucket holds our good thoughts and feelings. Our bucket is constantly being emptied and filled, depending on what others say and do.
4How do we feel when…… Our buckets are full? Happy, excited! Our buckets are empty?Sad, lonely.
5What is a bucket filler?You need other people to fill your bucket and other people need you to fill theirs. You fill a bucket when you say something nice or kind to someone and even when you smile. This is called being a bucket filler.
6WHAT ARE SOME WAYS THAT YOU CAN FILL SOMEONE’S BUCKET?
7WAYS TO FILL SOMEONE’S BUCKET Inviting someone who is alone to join your gameAvoiding saying unkind thingsStopping bullies from hurting othersHelping someone who is having a hard timeTelling someone that you care about themSmiling at someone who looks sad or lonely
9What is a bucket dipper?You can also dip into a bucket and take out someone’s good feelings by doing and saying mean and hurtful things. This is called being a bucket dipper. You can never fill your own bucket by dumping into someone else’s.
10Don’t be a Bucket Dipper. I don’t like you! I hate you! You’re not my friend.You can’t play with us.Go away.
11Say ,I don’t like that please STOP. 3. Use your lid.Ignore,Say ,I don’t like that please STOP.Think Positive!
12Please leave my friend alone. Be a Bucket Filler.Can I help you?Mom I put out the trashwithout being asked!Please leave my friend alone.Your coloring is great!You are nice!I like your shirt.
13Ways to fill the buckets in the cafeteria Tell cafeteria staff thank you for cooking the food everydaySaying please and thank youCleaning up your messTell cafeteria staff how good the food isHands and feet to selfUse kind words with friendsUse inside/quiet voices when talking
14Ways to fill your classmates’ bucket SmileBe kindPlay with themSay nice things to themSit with them at lunchListen to them when the have a problem
15Ways to fill buckets at home Listen to your parentsBe nice to your brother or sisterDo nice things for your parentsTell your parents about your dayThank your parents for all that they do for you
16Ways to fill your teacher’s bucket ListenStudyFollow the school rulesAsk for help
17Ways to fill your bus driver’s/crossing guard’s bucket Thank your driver for taking you home and to schoolBe kindSmileStay in your seatTell your driver to have a nice dayKeep hands/feet to selfThank you crossing guard for helping you
20Bucket Filling Ideas Give a high five (gently) Listen when someone else is talkingMake a giftGive a complimentInvite someone to play with youSmileThank someoneSay hello
21Bucket fillers may have their name announced on the announcements and get to have the panthers on their desk. You may also have the chance to eat lunch with the staff member of your choice!
22____________________________ Name ______________________________(Tear here)____________________________NameFilled someone’s bucket today by________________________________________________________________________Given By
23Are you ready?At the end of the day, ask yourself “ Have I filled someone’s Bucket?” Start practicing today with everyone you meet. When you fill someone else’s bucket, you also fill your own. TODAY