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Self-Concept / Self-Esteem

Main Core Tie

Child Development
Strand 1 Standard 2

Time Frame

1 class periods of 90 minutes each

Life Skills



Jason Skidmore


One of the most important tasks of a parent is to preserve a child's self-concept. All other tasks refer back to this important idea.


Background for Teachers

Intended Learning Outcomes

Be able to define self concept and self esteem. Understand the role and importance of self esteem in personal development and growth

Instructional Procedures

Use the following outline during the lesson on self concept/self esteem.

Assessment Plan


This lesson provides an opportunity for students gather some ideas on Self-Concept. Have them complete the study guide.


Utah Curriculum Guide

Created: 05/14/2003
Updated: 02/05/2018