Presentation on theme: "Kids’ Skills Experiential Sharing. Kids’ Skills What? Practical, Step-by- step programe that help children to overcome emotional and behavioural problems."— Presentation transcript:
Kids’ Skills What? Practical, Step-by- step programe that help children to overcome emotional and behavioural problems It founded on the premise that most children’s problem can be reconceived not as a permanent deficit, but as skills they don’t have yet and certainly can be learnt Who? 4 to 12 yrs old children
Draws on the support & encouragment of the famiiles, friends and others close to the children Why? positively reframe a child’s behaviour problem to a skill that the child can do, practice and demonstrate Eg. if a child’s problem is that he gets into fights, skills to learn is to keep cool even when infuriated
How??? Start to plan!!! What What is the skill you want the child(ren) to learn? Who Who decide what skill to learn? Who will be the best person to facilitate the kids’ skills programme in the school? Who else are we engaging to support this programme?
Get started Ensure child’s ownership of the skill and build his/her motivation to learn it Discuss about the benefits of the skills Give a cool name to the skill Find a MAGIC HELPER Plan the Celebration
What’s next? Creating Support Network!!! Cooperation with child’s social network is an essential element in Kids’ Skills Who are the Supporters? Let child identify the supporters What’s their roles? Affirmation Show interest in the progress of learning Offer practical ideas about how to learn the skill Reminder Celebrate with child when acquired the skill