One of the five books in the?Mental Health and Wellbeing Teacher Toolkit, this practical resource focuses on the topic of ?Skills for Learning?. The book offers research-driven, practical strategies, resources and lesson plans to support educators and health professionals. This is a resource book for practitioners looking to have a positive impact on the mental health and wellbeing of the children and young people in their care; both now and in the future. Chapters span key topics including Metacognition, Learning Dimensions, Problem Solving and Cognitive Strategies. A complete toolkit for teachers and counsellors, this book offers:
? Easy to follow and flexible lesson plans that can be adapted and personalised for use in lessons or smaller groups or 1:1 work
? Resources that are linked to the PSHE and Wellbeing curriculum for KS1, KS2 and KS3
? New research, ?Circles for Learning?, where the introduction of baby observation into the classroom by a teacher is used to understand and develop self-awareness, skills for learning, relationships, neuroscience and awareness of others
? Sections on the development of key skills in communication, skills for learning, collaboration, empathy and self-confidence
? Learning links, learning objectives and reflection questions.
Offering research-driven, practical strategies and lesson plans,?Skills for Effective Learning in School?is an essential resource book for educators and health professionals looking to have a positive impact on the mental health and wellbeing of the children in their care; both now and in the future.