caring for lonely students

Watch the video below with a youth(s), then use the questions below to have a mentoring conversation with them.


  1. What club did Dennis start?  (We Dine Together)
  2. What is the purpose of the club?
  3.  What difference are they making?
  4. What is Dennis now doing after high school?
  5. Do you see students eating alone at lunch?
  6. Have you ever taken the initiative to go talk to someone who was eating alone?
  7. Have you experienced not having friends because you are new somewhere or for some other reason?   How does this feel? 
  8. How will you help others when they are experiencing this feeling of being alone?