Advisory Book Study Guide

Advisory Book Study Guide

Companion resource for THE ADVISORY BOOK  

$10.95

Author: The Origins Program Level: Middle | High
Approaches:
Developmental Designs for Middle School

Description

Companion resource for THE ADVISORY BOOK Steers you chapter by chapter through  The Advisory Book as you read it as a team. Together, deepen your understanding of the advisory formats and embed them in your school.
The Guide includes:
  • Nine easy-to-lead meetings, just the right length for vibrant team time or staff meetings¬†
  • Detailed leader instructions including sample language, daily news messages, and greeting, sharing, and discussion formats
  • Structures for direct experience with Circle of Power and Respect and Activity Plus components
  • Clear reading assignments and text-interaction formats
  • Small-group discussion formats to encourage lively conversation and deeper reading
  • Reflection structures to close each meeting
  • SPECIAL MEETING: Are students ready to discuss challenging social issues such as multicultural interaction and bullying?
  • Follow-up suggestions
  • Circle of Power and Respect Advisory Meeting DVD viewing instructions
Table of Contents Getting Started: Meeting Roles and Structure (171KB, PDF) Meeting One / An Argument for Advisory (169KB, PDF) Meeting Two / The Circle of Power and Respect: Overview, Daily News, & Circling Up Meeting Three / The Circle of Power and Respect: Greeting (176KB, PDF) Meeting Four / The Circle of Power and Respect: Sharing Meeting Five / The Circle of Power and Respect: Activity Meeting Six / The Circle of Power and Respect: Daily News Meeting Seven / Activity Plus Advisories Meeting Eight / Planning Advisories Meeting Nine / Addressing Social Skill Development Appendix A: Discussion and Group Formats This book reflects the foundational beliefs and practices of the Developmental Designs approach to integrated social and academic learning for adolescents. 2011, Origins 72 pages, paper ISBN: 978-0-938541-14-1