Responsibility Worksheets and Teaching Resources

Elementary SEL and Character Education Resources on Responsibility

Free Responsibility Worksheets and Teaching Resources

Responsibility Teaching

Responsibility is a big word for young children, yet learning to be responsible for themselves and for the way they treat others is an essential skill for life. These responsibility worksheets and teaching resources can help children grasp different aspects of being responsibile from a child's perspective. The stories, worksheets, posters and more responsibiltiy teaching resources will help children connect emotionally with what responsibility means in their lives.

Each responsibility worksheet can be used independently, or use some of the responsibility resources together for a complete lesson in responsibility.

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Our PDF worksheets are free to print or share for non-commercial use. Talking with Trees responsibility 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.

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Responsibility Worksheets

Responsibility Worksheet on 'What is responsibility?'

What is Responsibility

Worksheet with scenarios about what responsibility means and how to act responsibly.


Responsibility Worksheet - What if Seed to think before you act

What if Seed

This worksheet activity helps children learn to think before they act or speak, so they can be more responsible.


Responsibility Worksheet - What if Seed teachers edition

What if Seed- Teachers

The same as our What if Seed worksheet, but with more seeds per page for a teacher-led activity.


Responsibility Presentations

Responsibility Presentation on 'What is responsibility?'

What is Responsibility

Presentation (PowerPoint or Google Slides) on what responsibility is and why it is important.


Responsibility Lesson Plans

Responsibility Lesson Plan with Free PPT Presentation

What is Responsibility

Lesson plan plus a free presentation on what responsibility is, why its important, examples for kids

Lesson Plan

Responsibility Lesson Plan - Thinking before you act

Responsibility in Friendship

Lesson plan using a story about two children who keep acting irresponsibly until they learn to ask "what if?" and think before they act..

Lesson Plan

Responsibility Coloring Pages

Responsibility Coloring Page- What if

What if?

Color in examples of why one should think to act with responsibility.

Coloring Page

Responsibility Coloring Page- What if Seed

What if Seed

Color in a what if seed, that helps children remember to pause and choose a responsible action.

Coloring Page

Responsibility Coloring Page- What if Tree

What if Tree

A coloring example of how to stop and think so you can keep yourself safe.

Coloring Page

Responsibility Coloring Page- Character Counts

Character Counts

Color in examples of good character traits, including responsibility.

Coloring Page

Responsibility Coloring Page- Show your Super Powers

Super Powers

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

Coloring Page

Responsibility Quotes

Quote: 'Responsibility- Think Consequences'

Think Consequences

Shareable quote image reminds children to ask what if and think conseqeunces before they act.


Responsibility Quote for Kids on Doing what you Say You'll Do

Do what you say...

Shareable quote image that responsibility means doing what you say you'll do.


Responsibility Posters

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

What if?

Download and print this poster to remind children to pause and think of the responsible choice.


Responsibility Poster- Do waht you say you will do

Do what you say

Download and print this poster to encourage children to meet their own commitments responsibly.


Responsibility Books

Childrens book with lessons on acting with responsibility

What if

When a boy is about to jump from a branch that's a bit too high, the kindly tree suggests he ask, "What if?". The boy learns that pausing to act responsibly helps keep the activity fun, without the negative consequences.

What If Book

Childrens picture books with lessons on responsibility

Best of the Web

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


Responsibility Definition

Responsibility Definition for Kids

Responsibility Defintion

Definition of what responsibility is and examples of acting responsibly, all in terms children can understand.


Responsibility Songs / Videos

Songs about Responsibility for kids

Songs About Responsibility

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


Videos about Responsibility for kids

Videos About Responsibility

Find videos about what responsibility is, how to act responsibly. Videos from YouTube content creators.