Grade 6: COOL TO BE ME Educator’s manual (Printed book)
COOL TO BE ME Educator’s manual (Printed book)
The COOL TO BE ME programme explores the crucial developmental challenge of this age group: identity. Understanding and accepting one’s identity is essential for the healthy development of resilient self-esteem, self-worth and the fostering of mutual respect within the peer group that encourages good decision making skills and positive attitudes.
12 x 1 hour lesson plans that can be broken down into 24 x 30 minute teaching cycles; teaching resources including classroom accessories freely accessible from the E-Classroom website.
Can be used as content for the following CAPS Gr 6 Life Skills topics: Development of self: Positive self-esteem; Abilities, interests and potential; Peer pressure. Social responsibility: Caring for others, Gender stereotyping.
Taught in conjunction with the COOL TO BE ME journal, which is the learner resource for this programme.