Positive psychology in action for 11 to 14 year olds
ISBN13 : 9780335246168
Author(s) : Ilona Boniwell and Lucy Ryan
Publisher : Mcgraw Hill Education, 2012
SKU : 9780335246168
This book offers practitioners working with 11 to 14 year olds a highly practical education resource for running personal well-being lessons, backed up by scientific research from the field of positive psychology.
Personal Well-Being Lessons for Secondary Schools is divided into six subject headings, with six lessons offered per subject area. This will allow you to run a programme with between 6 to 36 lessons. The six core concepts within positive psychology for young people are:
The authors ensure that the lessons are easy to understand, to lead and to manage by ensuring each lesson contains a suggested 60 minute outline lesson plan, the main body or the 'how-to' of running the lesson, suggested homework where appropriate and academic references and resources.
This is a must-have resource for teachers, SEAL co-ordinators, educational psychologists and youth and community workers looking to deliver a personal well-being curriculum.