The selfie craze is a huge phenomenon. Fuelled by celebrity culture and the rise of social media, selfies have become a popular form of communication for young people.
But what effect could selfies be having on young people’s sense of identity and the way they think about themselves?
These free peer-to-peer training resources feature a selection of engaging activities which explores the topic:
- Impact of Likes encourages discussion about the value we attach to images of ourselves
- Are Selfies Realistic? is a brainstorming activity exploring how images are manipulated and the effect comparing yourself to other people’s selfies can have
- The Journey of a Selfie encourages discussion about the impact of selfies on our sense of identity
- In My True Selfie students reflect on areas of their personality, such as their strengths, hobbies, interests and positive qualities, which aren’t shown in a selfie
Download the module for free now to for run Selfies & Self-Esteem in your school or youth group!