Empathy cards spread out over a purple paper background with messages to inspire conversations to develop empathetic students

Empathy Game

Empathy Game

Topic: Empathy

Empowerment Lesson Video: Empathy


  • Career Girls handouts with questions. Cut the cards out in advance.
  • Scissors

Video Discussion:

Tell students they will be watching the video titled ‘Empathy‘. Explain that the video presents role models talking about empathy and its importance in everyday life.

Ask students to listen for the reasons that role models think empathy is important. Then view the video together.

Activity Instructions:

Using the prepared cards, have each student draw a question from the cards and read the question aloud. Have the group discuss ‘How would you feel/what would you do?’, based on the situation.

*Adapted from www.momentsaday.com.