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Emotional Survival

Emotional Survival
An Emotional Literacy Course for High School Students

  • Tina Rae - Tina Rae Well Being Training and Consultancy, Professional and Academic Tutor, University of East London

May 2004 | 164 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd
Thank you, Thank you. I have been looking for months for an EL course for secondary pupils. This book is fantastic' - Anne Sinar, Teaching and Learning Co-ordinator, Beacon Hill High School, Blackpool

There is an increasing demand for resources to support teachers in developing young peoples emotional literacy. The 20 lessons explore a range of feelings and provide facilitator notes and activities to help young people:

" recognise their emotions in order to be able to label or define them

" manage their emotions in order to develop and sustain positive relationships.

The 20 lessons include:

" introduction to an emotion and warm-up

" questions for Circle Time and activities

" take home tasks and reinforcement

" ideas for a plenary session.

Includes photocopiable resources and printable worksheets on the CD.

As with all Tinas books this is a practical resource which will engage young people.

Session 1: Introductory Session

Session 2: Fabulous Feelings

Session 3: Feeling Accepted

Session 4: Feeling Positive

Session 5: Feeling Threatened

Session 6: Feeling Angry

Session 7: Feeling Stressed

Session 8: Feeling Assertive

Session 9: Feeling Listened To

Session 10: Feeling in Control

Session 11: Feeling in Conflict

Session 12: Feeling Co-operative

Session 13: Feeling Empathic

Session 14: Feeling Different

Session 15: Feeling Reflective

Session 16: Feeling Friendly

Session 17: Feeling Moody

Session 18: Feeling Bereaved

Session 19: Feeling Motivated

Session 20: Course Review


Tina Rae

Tina Rae specializes in social, emotional and behavioral disorders and difficulties. She has undertaken research in the areas of engagement and disaffection with learning in young people, debriefing following critical incidents, attachment disorders, emotional well being and the psychological assessment of young offenders. Rae is experienced in assessing children and young people with respect to learning difficulties, emotional well being and relationships with carers. She is a registered member of the Health Professions Council and a full member of the British Psychological Society. She is currently a Professional and Academic tutor on... More About Author

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