Contains a collection of activities developed and used with teenagers all over the country that are short, easy to follow and engaging. The activities are split into 4 sections corresponding to the suits of playing cards:
believe in yourself
have a plan
go for it
Each section has 13 activities and includes NLP techniques, learning theories and multiple intelligences. Each activity comes with detailed instructions, additional information, possible follow on activities plus hints and examples of the ways the material has been used effectively.
They can be used as one off activities to spice up a session or can be put together to form one hour lessons or even whole day events. There are suggested combinations of activities to suit different topics such as PSHE, successful revision/learning and SEAL.
About the Author:
David Hodgson is a Master Practitioner and Trainer of NLP, has the British Psychological Society Level A&B, a Diploma in Careers Guidance and a Diploma in Management. He is a Training Consultant in the North East who has worked with companies such as Orange, Walkers Crisps, the NHS, the Institute of Careers Guidance and Association of Graduate Careers Services. He works with young people and those who work with them on motivation, goal setting, life skills and employability.