HEALTH / DRAMA - MIDDLE SCHOOL
Instructor - Jessica Crosse
Navigating the Social World (ages 10+yrs)
Using a combination of drama games, role playing and theatre games, young people will learn how to :
- Get Along: Establish and build positive relationships, maintain positive friendships, negotiate and resolve conflict, be assertive and respond to bullies, communicate effectively.
- Build Resilience: Persevere and overcome frustrations and bounce back from adversities, positive self-talk, recognise how thoughts influence our feelings and behaviour.
- Identify Emotions: Recognise, manage and monitor emotional responses, apply strategies to reduce anxiety and anger management, develop empathy.
- Take Responsibility: Develop a growth mindset, make positive and responsible decisions, develop self-discipline, set goals and take risks.
These classes are ideal for those children experiencing anxiety and struggling with self esteem, however all youth can benefit from this programme.