Talk It Out
Talk it Out!
Conflict Resolution/Problem Solving
(Step by step directions)
- The first step of Talk It Out is…
Stop & Cool Off.
Are you cooled off and do you want to Talk it Out?
- The second step of Talk It Out is…
Talk and Listen using “I” statements.
- The third step of Talk it Out is…
Think of ways to solve the problem – using “I” statements.
What can you do to solve the problem? “I can _____.”
Now the other person thinks of ways to solve the problem… “I can______________”.
- The fourth step of Talk it Out is…
Choose the idea you both like!
You - “Do you like the ideas?”
Other person - “Do you like the ideas?”
Congratulations! You solved your conflict!