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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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  • Display Material: Step 0 to Step 15
    Support learners with additional needs to focus tightly on specific skill steps of Staying Positive by displaying these posters of the Skills Builder Expanded Universal Framework.
  • Short Lesson: Step 0
    In this short lesson, learners draw or act out the emotions they see in a couple of example photos.
  • Short Lesson: Step 1
    In this short lesson, learners explore other people's emotions in a series of photos.
  • Short Lesson: Step 2
    In this short lesson, learners draw their emotional response to an example of a difficult situation. They explain their reaction to the situation.
  • Short Lesson: Step 3
    In this short lesson, learners explore their emotions and reactions in scenarios where something goes wrong.
  • Short Lesson: Step 4
    In this short lesson, learners explore three scenarios where they might learn from setbacks.
  • Short Lesson: Step 5
    In this short lesson, learners sketch a quick storyboard for a suggested scenario where something goes wrong.
  • Short Lesson: Step 6
    In this short lesson, learners explore what they could do to remain motivated in a couple of scenarios involving setbacks.
  • Short Lesson: Step 7
    In this short lesson, learners explore difficult scenarios to draw out the positives that could come out of them.
  • Short Lesson: Step 8
    In this short lesson, learners create a storyboard based on a scenario where they help someone find the silver lining in a difficult situation.