Week #1: Kickoff

Theme: Orientation to the Comfortable Cafeteria program. Talk about how to create a comfortable cafeteria by emphasizing 4 components: enjoyment of a meal, enjoyable social interaction, being responsible and respectful, and by following directions.


  1. Cafeteria supervisors learn strategies for how to create a comfortable cafeteria, promote positive behavior and respond to challenges.
  2. Students are oriented to the Comfortable Cafeteria program and learn about the 4 components as outlined on the Cafeteria Poster – Time to enjoy a meal, socialize with friends, be respectful/responsible, and follow directions.

Comfortable Cafeteria Week #1 Lesson Plan (download handout)

Supporting materials (downloadable)
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