May 21,

Mental Health & Resiliency

Mental Health & Resiliency

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Mental Health & Resiliency – Grade 1

Resource: Curriculum Expectations Met:
Kids Have Stress Too! 
Lesson plans for Grades 1-3.
HPE: C2.3, C3.2, PS1.1, PS1.2, IS1.3, IS1.4
Social and Emotional Learning CurriculumThis resource can be borrowed from Peterborough Public Health (705-743-1000).
HPE: A1.1, A1.2, A1.3, C1.3, C2.3, PS1.1, PS1.2, IS1.3, IS1.4, CT1.5
Not Myself Today 
Not Myself Today
 – Click on “mood stickers”
HPE: C2.3, PS1.1, PS1.2
Positive living skills program; see Level 1 activities on the website.
HPE: PS1.1, PS1.2, IS1.3, IS1.4, CT1.5
Information for Teachers:
Making a Difference: An Educators Guide to Child and Youth Mental Health Problems | Les interventions qui comptent
This excellent resource provides mental health information that is specifically relevant for classroom teachers.
Growing Resilient Students
Mental Health Services and Directory
Kids Help Phone | Jeuness J’ecoute
Growing Up Resilient: Ways to Build Resilience in Children and Youth
The ABCs of Mental Health – A Teacher Resource
Children’s Mental Health Ontario – Teacher Resources | Santé mentale pour enfants Ontario – Ressources pour les enseignants

Last modified on Dec 23, 2015