(Teacher resource, Years 7 – 8, 170 pages)
Has an emphasis on emotional, social and study skills. Mastery of these skills provides a platform for creating the sense of belonging that is critical to individual well-being and success in secondary school.
Contains 20 sessions that can be adapted to suit the approaches of schools. Each session is designed to introduce a critical skill. Session notes and experiential activities accompany blackline master worksheets. Habit building activities are designed to enhance skills beyond the classroom.
Six Degree of Separation; The Tangle of Life; The Art of Happiness; The Resilient Traveller; Inyahead; Bright Sparks; Culture Vultures; Love and other Disasters; The Wild Ones; Self Mentoring; Surfing the Emotions; The Engine of Life; Great Mistakes and Postcards from the Future.
The Heart Masters for junior secondary students is also full of games and energisers for teachers to use in a variety of ways to introduce topics and build skills.