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Staying Positive

Staying Positive

The ability to use tactics and strategies to overcome setbacks and achieve goals.
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  • Reward System: Step 0 to Mixed
    Support learners to use consistent language and recognise when they are applying essential skills successfully by using this Essential Skills mat and rewarding them with these colourful Essential Skills tokens.
  • Reward System: Step 0 to Mixed
    Support learners to recognise when they are applying skills successfully by rewarding them with these colourful Essential Skills certificates.
  • Go Explore Premium
    Project: Step 0
    In this project, learners build substeps up to Step 0 in Problem Solving, Creativity and Staying Positive as they consider: What do you treasure? They reflect on what makes their learning environment special and what they treasure! Learners design, plan, and lead their own ‘Explorer Treasure Hunt’.
  • Brilliant Bakes Premium
    Project: Step 0
    In this project, learners build Step 0 in Problem Solving, Staying Positive and Teamwork as they consider: How could we set up a bakery? They work in teams to design, make and sell baked goods at their very own pop-up bakery.
  • Project: Step 0 to Step 1
    In this project, learners build Steps 0 and 1 in Listening, Staying Positive and Leadership as they consider: How can we spread joy? They explore the role of a delivery service in helping people to spread happiness. Learners form a delivery service of their own, delivering letters and parcels around their community.
  • Dream Space Premium
    Project: Step 1 to Step 2
    In this project, learners build Steps 1 and 2 in Creativity, Staying Positive and Aiming High as they consider: How can we transform a space for everyone to enjoy? Inspired by the world of interior design, they create a model of their redesigned space, based on a chosen site in their school or community centre.
  • Making Changes Premium
    Project: Step 2 to Step 3
    In this project, learners build Steps 2 and 3 in Listening, Problem Solving and Staying Positive as they consider: How can we help our community to be healthy? They research, create and launch a campaign to encourage others to be healthy.
  • Project: Step 3 to Step 4
    In this project, learners build Steps 3 and 4 in Speaking, Problem Solving and Staying Positive as they consider: How can we create a product that people will love? They research, design and pitch a brand new confectionery product.
  • Active Minds Premium
    Project: Step 4 to Step 5
    In this project, learners build Steps 4 and 5 in Staying Positive, Aiming High and Leadership as they consider: How can we encourage members of our community to keep fit? They organise and run their own community fitness class.
  • Number Games Premium
    Project: Step 4 to Step 5
    In this project, learners build Steps 4 and 5 in Problem Solving, Creativity and Staying Positive as they consider: How can we make learning fun? They research, design, draft and make a new educational game for younger learners.