Tomorrow we will be watching the Dalai Lama by livestream, who will be speaking at John Oliver Secondary School in Vancouver.
In preparation, please watch both videos found on youtube at the links below:
Please reflect on the idea of compassion and non-violence.
For your homework assignment this Monday, please write at least 4 sentences about the role that compassion has played in your life. Consider the following and make sure you address each question in your answer. You can be specific about your personal experiences if you like.
1. Think of a time when someone showed you compassion. How did it feel?
2. When you show compassion to others, how does it affect your life or your community?
3. What part of the Dalai Lama’s discussion made the most sense to you? Make a personal connection to one of his ideas
4. What question would you like to ask the Dalai Lama?
Remember, you need to include answers to EACH of the four questions above in your answer, and your answer needs to be at least 4 full sentences long. Before posting, check your response for spelling, capital letters and punctuation.
I look forward, as always, to your responses.