Positive Relationships Resources
Session 1 - Positive Relations
Session 2 - The Mentor/Mentee Relationship

INTRODUCTION (Must be addressed with mentee)
Today, we're going to talk about positive, caring relationships!

  • What elements make up a positive relationship?

  • Who do you have positive relationships with?

  • Why is it important to have people who build you up, not knock you down?

INTRODUCTION
Today, we're going to talk about mentors! Do you know what a mentor is?

  • Why is our mentor/mentee relationship a positive one?

  • What qualities should a mentor have?

  • How can you be a good mentee?

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CONCLUSION
Let's recap what we talked about today!

  • What expectations do we have of each other that will make our mentor/mentee relationship a positive one?

  • Who are some mentors in your life? What impact do they have on your life?

CONCLUSION (Must be addressed with mentee)
Let's recap what we talked about today! Can you tell me what a positive relationship is?

  • Who do you have positive relationships with and why?

  • How can you create positive relationships?

  • Why is it important to have positive relationships and not negative ones?

Session 3 - Schoolyard Dynamics I
Session 4 - Schoolyard Dynamics II

INTRODUCTION
Today, we're going to look at bullying and some factors that can cause it.

  • What are some forms of bullying in the schoolyard?

  • How can bullying make someone feel?

  • Do you know what a bystander is?

It's important to remember that bullying is never the victims fault! No one deserves it

INTRODUCTION
Today, we're going to look at the influence of peer pressure! Do you know what peer pressure is?

  • How can peer pressure be harmful in the schoolyard?

  • Did you know that peer pressure isn't always a bad thing - do you know what positive peer pressure is?

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CONCLUSION
Let's recap what we talked about today! Can you tell me what an upstander is?

  • What did NED stand for in the video?

  • How can you be the B.O.S.S. to help prevent bullying?

  • Why is it important to make sure you don't be mean to someone who is bullying?

CONCLUSION
Let's recap what we talked about today! Can you tell me about positive and negative peer pressure?

  • How can you avoid doing something you don't want to do?

  • What is the ripple effect?

Session 5 - Resolving Problems
Session 6 - Being a Good Friend

INTRODUCTION
Today, we're going to talk about friendship! How can you be a good friend?

  • What do you like to do with your friends?

  • Can you think of a time when your friends have been there to help you?

INTRODUCTION
Today, we're going to talk about how to resolve problems in the schoolyard.

  • What do you do to calm yourself down?

  • When you are feeling sad what do you do to cheer yourself up?

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CONCLUSION
Let's recap what we talked about today!

  • Why is friendship special to you?

  • How can friendship benefit your wellbeing?

  • Why is it important to be a friend to all your peers?

CONCLUSION
Let's recap what we talked about today!

  • Do we always blame the bully?

  • How can we help someone who is being a bully?

  • Fighting friends can be awkward, how can you help your friends out?

Session 7
 

INTRODUCTION
Today, we're going to talk about your community and how you can get involved with the people and be a good role model!

  • What is your community like? Where's your favourite place in your community?

  • Do you know the meaning of the word inclusion?

 

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CONCLUSION
Let's recap what we talked about today!

  • What random act of kindness are you going to do within the next week?

  • How can you be a good role model for younger students at your school?

  • Why is being a role model important?