This communications course consists of twenty components requiring approximately 30 hours of instructional time. Each component has interactive activities designed to foster self-awareness, empathy for others, creative thinking, problem-solving skills and effective expression. The lesson plans and strategies are specifically designed for intermediate/middle school aged students. After reading through the component and organizing the lesson’s handouts, the instructor will be ready to teach the class. Lesson plans are clearly laid out to allow for reference as the material is presented.
My Notebook is a unique collection of writing activities carefully designed to provide teachers and students with a wide range of personal journal writing opportunities. With over 80 activities, My Notebook provides writing ideas that explore life changes, feelings, friendships, family, healthy living and much more.