P2 for Families

Welcome to the P2 for Families 1-1-3. You’ll find 1 quote, 1 video, and 3 questions to help you and your children discuss The Positivity Project’s character strength of the week.

(Grades 6-8)


You have the ability to control your emotions and behaviors. You think before you act.
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Anger is a stone’s throw at a wasp’s nest.

-American Proverb


When is a time that you practiced self-control?

What factors can sometimes get in the way of showing self-control?

Is self-control more important as you get older? Why or why not?