Bucket Filling

Questions About Bucket filling
What is bucket filling?
Saying or doing something kind.  Giving someone a smile.  Showing respect to others.

What is bucket dipping?
Saying or doing unkind things.

What is a bucket?
The bucket represents your mental and emotional self.

How do you feel when your bucket is full?
You feel more confident, secure, calm, patient, and friendly.

How do you feel when your bucket is empty?
You become sad, negative, angry, worried, etc.

How did it start?

The idea of a reservoir that is "full" or "filled" dates to biblical times and refers to positive attributes such as being filled with joy
wisdom, love, faith, ect.

After each classroom guidance lesson, I give out  two "Bucket Filler" awards.  These go to students who have shown respect and kindness during the
lesson that day.

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