Wisdom in Education Lesson 1

Wisdom in Education Lesson 1

Posted on Dec 7, 2015 in PSHE

For the first Grade 10 PSHE Wisdom class it was essential to redefine the approach to PSHE more toward the concept of decision making and becoming a wise person away from the topic by topic approach that typifies the Grade 9 PSHE class. The benefit of approaching it this way was to both simultaneously set the […]

Situations in Substance Use Lesson

Situations in Substance Use Lesson

Posted on Apr 16, 2015 in HS Pastoral Care, PSHE

When you are involved with decision making in social situations about drugs and alcohol a number of factors influence your emotions and your thinking. It is useful to consider these factors before you are in those situations so that you act in a way that makes every situation as safe and enjoyable as possible. Part […]

Positive Psychology Lesson

Posted on Feb 17, 2015 in HS Pastoral Care, PSHE

Overview In this positive psychology lesson exercise students individually create 2 slides on a shared presentation to present a ‘Zen Style’ approach to “Staying Positive” (2mins) To complete the task each member of the class should choose an article, program or idea and present it to the group that is linked to Positive Psychology & […]

Wellness Program Mini Presentation

Posted on Oct 17, 2013 in PSHE

Create a brief presentation that reviews 3 approaches that people have developed to help people improve in the area of wellness you worked on. Look at your “definition of wellness” inventory as you prepare for your presentation to help us understand how the programs you reviewed would help a person improve in your particular area. […]

Anything but Nonsense

Posted on Aug 29, 2013 in Featured Content, PSHE, Reflections on Counseling

This year we have added another year to our Personal Social Health Education program with the class offered to grade 10. Having worked with this year group in grade 9, it is great to be back together for another year. The program has been expanded and I am excited to approach the opportunities and challenges […]

PSHE Diagram of Your Health Profile

Posted on Aug 29, 2012 in PSHE

For me personally, a good friend of mine who is now in his 70’s has been a huge influence. Karl Rhonke (click) has been widely instrumental in the field of adventure education and has published well over a dozen books. You can tell from his writing how much fun he has and how active his […]