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What is a Girls Circle?

  • 7 - 12 Week Circle for young women

  • Middle and High School

  • During school hours or after school

Gloetry Assembly is creating a girls circle, where we give the most curious and vulnerable age group a safe space to cultivate self-image, values, and emotional intelligence. When young women have the chance to reflect on life, daily happenings and talk about their emotions, they actively work on their own sense of self.  A girl with a healthy dose of self-esteem has the best defense against life’s challenges .

After leading many women’s circles over the past 2 years, it became clear to Karmay that we need to give younger girls tools to express themselves and deal with the difficult emotional situations they will face as they grow up. We want to create a space where young girls are empowered to use their voice, have a sense of belonging and sisterhood rather than competition. We believe that when we heal a generation we are healing all past and future generations, and that if we teach girls to lead with their hearts, we are creating a much more compassionate world.

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Schedule: topics to be addressed

This is a brief highlight of the types of conversations to be discussed:

  • Feeling/Emotions + Self- Worth

    • Discuss how the actions of others impact our emotions.

    • Identify how emotions feel in our bodies.

    • Provide emotional vocabulary?

    • Define self-worth?

    • Define empathy?

  • The Power of our Voice/Words

    • Why are words important?

    • Review how we use our own voice.

    • Talk about healthy communication.

    • Talk about the power how we use our words.

  • What Does it Mean to be a Sensitive Person

    • Is being sensitive a bad thing or a good thing?

    • Is it okay to cry?

    • Do you seek comfort when you cry or do you want to be alone?

    • Have you ever made someone cry

    • What does the world telling you about crying?

  • Self-love Tools

    • Journaling

    • Meditation

    • The dangers of gossiping

    • Positive self-talk vs negative self-talk/Affirmations

    • Acts of Kindness

Gloetry works with:

  • Vista Academy

  • KIPP AMP Middle School