Respect Worksheets and Teaching Resources

Free Respect Worksheets and Teaching Resources

Respect Teaching

Respect is a basic building block of all social emotional learning. Once children understand that respect is about caring how they impact others, they can develop social skills around courtesy, having positive relationships, being part of a team and other essential skills for success.

These free respect worksheets and teaching resources make it easy to teach kids about showing respect for others and having respect for themselves. Each respect worksheet can be used independently, or use some of the respect resources together for a complete lesson in respect.

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Our PDF worksheets are free to print or share for non-commercial use. Talking with Trees respect worksheets are available as downloadable PDFs that can be printed, or post them to your Google classroom or other Learning Management System. Built-in fillable fields enable children to type in their answers online.

Respect Resources by Type:

Respect Worksheets

Showing Respect Worksheet

Showing Respect

A worksheet on showing respect for people, places and things.


What is Respect Worksheet

What is Respect

Respect worksheet with scenarios that are respectful or direspectful.


Respect in Friendship Worksheet

Being a True Friend

A worksheet on treating friends with respect, even when feelings are hurt.


Respect Presentations

Respect Presentation on 'What is respect?'

What is Respect

Presentation on how to show respect for people, places, things.


Respect Lesson Plans

What is Respect Lesson Plan - Presentation

What is Respect Presentation

Lesson plan using presentation about how to be respectful.

Lesson Plan

What is Respect Lesson Plan - Showing Respect in Friendships

Respect in Friendship

Lesson plan using a story about friends showing respect and caring, even when their feelings are hurt.

Lesson Plan

Respect Lesson Plan for kids- What if

Respect- What if?

This respect lesson plan teaches children to ask "what if?" before they act or speak so they can choose to act with care for others.

Lesson Plan

Respect Coloring Pages

Respect Coloring Page- Character Counts

Character Counts

Color in examples of good character traits, including respect.

Coloring Page

Respect Coloring Page- Show your Super Powers

Super Powers

Fun coloring page reminding kids that being respectful is its own type of super power.

Coloring Page

Respect Coloring Page- What if I say this What could Happen?

What if?

Color in this poster that reminds children to think before they speak or act so they can choose to be respecful.

Coloring Page

Respect Quotes

Quote: 'Respect means you care enough to think about others'

Respect means...

Shareable quote image that explains what respect is, in terms kids can understand.


Respect Quote for kids on treating others as you would be treated

Treat others...

Shareable quote image reminds children to treat others as they would like to be treated.


Respect Quote for kids - What if I do this, what could happen?

What if?

Shareable quote image about showing respect by thinking about how your actions will impact others.


Respect Quote for kids - It's not only what you say it's also how you say it.

Speak with Respect

Shareable quote image about speaking with respect.


Respect Quote for kids - Being bigger means...

Be Bigger

Shareable quote image about being respectful even in the face of adversity.


Respect Posters

Respect Poster- Treat others the way you would like to be treated

Treat others with Respect

Download and print this poster that reminds kids to treat others with the respect they would like in return.


Respect Poster- What if I do this what could happen?

What if?

Download and print this poster to help children remember to think before they act so they can be more respectful.


Respect Books

Childrens book with lessons on speaking and acting with respect -  What if

What if

Two siblings keep finding themselves in trouble because they don't think before they act or speak. Read along as they learn to ask "What if?" and consider whether their words and actions will be respectful.

What If Book

Childrens book with lessons on treating others with respect- Be Bigger

Be Bigger

When a young girl has hurt feelings, the only thing she can think to do is to be mean to her friend. See how she learns to be bigger than her hurt feelings, treat her friend with respect, and save her friendship.

Be Bigger Book

Childrens picture books with lessons on respect

Best of the Web

Explore our curated collection of some of the best picture books about respect for children.

Respect Books

Respect Definition

Respect Definition for Kids

Respect Defintion

Definition of what Respect is and examples of treating people with respect, all in terms children can understand.


Respect Songs / Videos

Songs about Respect for kids

Songs About Respect

Explore our curated collection of some of the best songs about respect from YouTube content creators.

Songs- Social Skills

Songs- Character Ed

Videos about Respect for kids

Videos About Respect

Find videos about what respect is, being respectful. Videos from YouTube content creators.

Videos- Social Skills

Videos- Character Ed