Positive Affirmations for Kids to Boost Confidence

As my son leaves for school each morning I constantly think about what the world wants him to know about himself. I think about what society thrusts into his view in images, books and even in the classroom. Mindfulness is a personal belief that positive thinking will help to shape your world view and your view of yourself. Positive affirmations for kids are just as important as positive affirmations for women.

When I think of my daughter and what the world wants her to feel about herself I get nervous but as a parent, it’s my job to teach her to have a love for herself and for others. As important as it is to encourage our kids to be the best of themselves and to try their best I want their underlying voice to speak positivity to them as well.

I believe that my children will feel empowered with positive thoughts about themselves, making it harder for them to be affected by any of the negative anyone will throw at them. Affirmations for kids can be used as a tool daily or as often as possible.

30 Positive Affirmations for Kids 

  1. I am smart
  2. I am confident
  3. I am strong
  4. I am allowed to feel what I do
  5. I have a positive attitude
  6. I am beautiful inside and out
  7. I am helpful to others
  8. I love life
  9. I am allowed personal space
  10. I can do hard things
  11. I am in charge of my life
  12. I have people around me, who love and respect me
  13. I can do anything that I put my mind to
  14. I am a strong black king
  15. I am a strong black queen
  16. Every day is a fresh start
  17. I matter
  18. I am a good friend
  19. I am safe
  20. I love my body and it belongs to me
  21. I can calm myself with my breath when I need to
  22. My parents are proud of me
  23. I deserve respect from all of those around me
  24. I take care of friends
  25. My opinions matter
  26. I speak up for what is right
  27. I believe in the person I dream of becoming
  28. I will work my hardest to be the best version of me
  29. All of my problems have solutions
  30. Today I am a leader
Related: 6 Tips for Raising Confident Boys 

3 Ways to Use Positive Affirmations for Kids 

  1. Read them in the mirror during morning routines
  2. Practice speaking them before bed
  3. Write them down in a journal 

Affirmations for Kids – What they do?

  • Motivate
  • Influence
  • Change the way you think about yourself
  • Helps you focus on goals
  • Positive thoughts help you to feel in a positive space

Affirmations for Kids

Printable Version of Positive Affirmations for Kids 

What are some of your favorite positive affirmations for kids? Or do you practice these at all with your children?

Share them with me below in the comments or shoot me a chat over on Instagram. I would love to hear about your family traditions and ways that I can start to incorporate them into my one.