Philo

Foundation

Problem Solving & Conflict Resolution

Color

Green 

Symbol

Puzzle Piece 

Career Pathway

Natural Resources

 

WINDOW 1 OF THE HOUSE

Problem Solving is using positive strategies to solve a problem. Conflict resolution is using positive strategies to solve a problem with one or more people.

PHILO’S FIVE WAYS TO RESOLVE A CONFLICT

  1. “I” Message
  2. Walk Away
  3. Say “Stop” or “No Thanks”
  4. Ignore
  5. TEAMwork

SAMPLE BEHAVIORS

  • Using one of Philo’s Five calming down before reacting
  • Sounding out a word when reading
  • Asking a question when you don’t understand something
  • Choosing to play or do something when you don’t agree with how a friend is playing
  • Using a tool to figure out a math problem
  • Talking through a problem

EXAMPLE CAREERS

  • Farmer
  • Oceanographer
  • Landscaper
  • Marine Biologist
  • Chemist
  • Forester
  • Veterinarian

 

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