I had 4 students that volunteered to do a brief reading on each of the 4 values. That handout is 4 Circle Values. Once we were seated minimal adjustment was needed.

We used a powerful opening, Restorative Justice Circle in Schools (2nd page). The first page features information about using Restorative Justice Circles in Schools.

I spent time slowly and carefully explaining Restorative Justice and the creation of a strong Restorative Justice Circle. I had the students re-read the elements of being in Circle (4 values).

I demonstrated connectedness using an energy ball.  

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