Success & Goal Setting Resources
Session 1 - What Does Success Look Like?
Session 2 - The Importance of Setting Goals

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

  • Can you give me an example of a goal you have in maths?

  • Can you give me an example of a goal you have in sports?

  • Why is having goals important? - Brainstorm this point

INTRODUCTION
Today, we're going to talk about success! Do you know what success means?

  • What do you think about when you think of success?

  • Do you want to be successful?

  • What do you want to do when you grow up? Why?

CONCLUSION
Let's recap what we talked about today! Can you tell me what success means?

  • How do you want to be successful when you grow up?

  • Why? Will this make you happy?

  • Do you think your friends have the same idea of success as you?

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

  • Do you think they are important? Why?

  • Is it important if you want to be a ______ when you grow up? Why?

  • Next week, we are going to set a goal for something that you want to achieve! So have a think about some of your own goals!

Session 3 - What is a Goal? Setting a Short Term Goal
Session 4 - Overcoming Setbacks and Frustrations

INTRODUCTION
Today, we're going to look at what happens if you don't succeed at your goal.

  • How did you go at your short term goal? Did you achieve it?

  • If you failed, how did you feel? Were you discouraged? Did you keep trying?

  • If you succeeded, how did you feel? Did you set a harder goal?

  • We're going to look at some people who have failed in the past and what they did.

INTRODUCTION
Today, we're going to try setting a short term goal!

  • Have you come up with something you want to achieve by next week?

  • Perhaps something in sport/math/anything the mentee desires

  • Do you know what short-term goals are?

CONCLUSION
Let's recap what we talked about today! Can you tell me what success means?

  • How do you want to be successful when you grow up?

  • Why? Will this make you happy?

  • Do you understand that different people want to be different things?

CONCLUSION
Let's recap what we talked about today!

  • What should you do if you can't achieve your goal?

  • What can you do to overcome setbacks when trying to achieve your goal?

  • Can we take anything away from our failures?

Session 5 - Setting a Long-Term Goal
Session 6 - Strategies for Achieving your Goals

INTRODUCTION
Today, we're going to look at the best ways to achieve your goals!

  • When you want something, what do you do to get it?

  • Why is it important to have a strategy for achieving your goal?

  • Together we are going to come up with a bunch of ways to achieve goals!

INTRODUCTION
Today, we're going to try setting a long term goal!

  • Having done Short-Term goals, can you guess what long-term goals might be?

  • Why you think someone would want to set a goal?

  • Lets start with a little scenario to understand why we set long term goals.

CONCLUSION
Let's recap what we talked about today! What does SMART mean?

  • What strategies can you use to help you achieve your goal?

  • What happens if you don't achieve your goal with one of these strategies?

CONCLUSION
Let's recap what we talked about today!

  • What is the difference between a short term goal and a long term goal?

  • What can we do to help ourselves reach our long term goal?

  • Why is it important to have long term goals?

Session 7 - Preparing for Future Goal Setting
 

INTRODUCTION
Today, is our last session :( Lets go back over some of the stuff we have learnt!

  • How do you feel about the goals you have chosen to achieve?

  • What does SMART stand for and how can it help us achieve our goals?

  • What's the difference between long and short term goals?

 
 

CONCLUSION
Let's recap what we have talked about this program!

  • Why do you want to set goals in your life?

  • What happens if you reach a setback when trying to achieve your goal?

  • Thank your mentee for being an awesome person to chat to, and congratulate them on completing the program!