An award-winning positive education approach to wellbeing, resilience, and social-emotional learning (SEL).
This completely updated and revised program consists of resources for Years F-2, Years 3-4 and Years 5-6.
Written by well-known Australian educators, psychologists and best-selling authors, Helen McGrath and Toni Noble, Bounce Back! provides practical strategies to improve student wellbeing and help students cope with the complexity of everyday life.
Bounce Back! is a whole school program from Foundation to Year 6 which provides students the skills to ‘bounce back’ when they experience sadness, difficulties, frustrations and challenging times.
A whole-school, teacher-led, student-centred approach
Each level contains an updated handbook exploring the most recent evidence-based research that underpins Bounce Back! plus ten substantially revised curriculum units, all with updated topics, teaching strategies and resources:
Each curriculum unit uses children’s literature, thinking tools and cooperative learning strategies plus a variety of cross-curricular classroom activities to help students:
Also new to this edition:
The 3rd Edition includes Reader+ the next generation eBook which is also available as a standalone purchase.
Reader+ contains digital resources, featuring:
Whole School Resource Pack
This pack is ideal for schools who prefer to put the resources on the school network. It includes:
Wellbeing and resilience workshop
Completing the Bounce Back! wellbeing and resilience workshop will contribute 5 hours of QTC Registered PD addressing the following Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW. Accreditation is processed after completion of the workshop and only upon request.
Have you heard of HITS and HOTS?
Get your students to think critically with HITS and HOTS, also co-authored by Helen McGrath and Toni Noble.
HITS and HOTS can work together with Bounce Back to approach wellbeing, resilience and social-emotional learning.
It has step-by-step instructions for over 50 high-impact teaching strategies, higher order thinking strategies, educational games and quizzes.