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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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Step 13

Learner Descriptor

Learners support others to stay positive, by managing their own responses

Teacher Explanation

Learners support others to stay positive, by managing their own responses

Resources

  • Display Material: Step 0 to Mixed
    Support teachers and learners to use consistent language when referring to skills by displaying these colourful Essential Skills icon posters.
  • 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.
  • Self Assessment Resource: Step 5 to Step 15
    Support learners to record when they have demonstrated Staying Positive steps 5-15, by printing this Essential Skills Passport. This resource is now a downloadable interactive PDF and can be used either in print or digitally.
  • 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 13
    In this short lesson, learners explain how they would support others to stay positive in a given scenario.
  • Short Lesson: Step 13
    In this short lesson, learners apply a self-coaching technique to manage their own emotional response in a given scenario.
  • Self Assessment Resource: Step 10 to Step 15
    Support learners to record when they have demonstrated Staying Positive steps 10-15, by printing this Essential Skills Passport. This resource is now a downloadable interactive PDF and can be used either in print or digitally.
  • Short Lesson: Step 13
    In this short lesson, learners ask themselves key questions in order to manage potential over-confidence in a given scenario.
  • Video: Step 0 to Step 15
    This video explores the key themes of Staying Positive - a great way to introduce the skill to your learners.
  • Reward System: Step 0 to Mixed
    Support learners to recognise when they are applying Staying Positive skills successfully by rewarding them with this colourful certificate. This resource can either be printed out or edited digitally.