(0)
£0.00 (No VAT)
British Sterling
Little Tin of Teenage Worries

Little Tin of Teenage Worries

code: 1-309
£29.95 (inc. VAT)
Delivery Available in 5 Days
Add to Bag
This product has been added to your basket...
  • Continue Shopping
  • Checkout
This product has been added to your basket...
  • Continue Shopping
  • Checkout

 

In addition to the popular Little Tin of Big Worries also available is the Little Tin of Teenage Worries aimed specifically at teenagers and the issues they face. The cards address 70 common teenage worries grouped into seven main areas:

  1. Social networking
  2. Peer pressure
  3. Personal issues
  4. The world around
  5. Home and family
  6. Relationships
  7. Career and working life

Examples include:
·  Becoming a victim of cyber-bullying ·  How to get contraception without anyone knowing ·  Having spots or acne ·  Getting enough Facebook friends ·  Finding a job ·  Parents splitting up ·  Leaving home ·  Constant tiredness ·  Financial worries ·  Wearing the wrong clothes ·  Getting into trouble at school ·  Drinking alcohol ·  Having sex ·  Getting an STI and not knowing what to do ·  An unplanned pregnancy ·  Being laughed at ·  A parent losing their job ·  Staying away from home ·  Getting good enough grades ·  Not finding a boyfriend or girlfriend ·  Being too tall or short ·  Struggling with schoolwork ·  Violence in the street ·  Being attacked ·  Falling out with a friend ·  Being a hospital patient ·  Getting into an argument ·  Choosing the right college or uni ·  Violent films ·  Having the wrong phone ·  Getting into debt ·  Being called names ·  Stranger danger ·  Peer pressure to do things I don’t want to ·  Going to parties ·  Getting in trouble with the police ·  Having to speak in front of a large group ·  Getting into a fight ·  Taking drugs.

There are also seven strategy cards with ideas on how to handle the concerns and to help players decide on an appropriate way to tackle each individual worry. The strategies are:

  1. Can I ask someone for help?
  2. Are there any positives to this?
  3. Do I have all the facts or do I need more information?
  4. How likely is this to happen?
  5. Is it my worry or does it belong to someone else?
  6. Is there anything I can do to stop this happening?
  7. Let it go

To use the Little Tin of Teenage Worries lay the seven Solution Cards out on the table and discuss the meaning of each. Then place the Worry Cards in a pile face down and the players take it in turns to pick up the top card, discuss the worry, and decide on which Solution Card is the most relevant.

These cards are ideal for a range of establishments in addition to schools and colleges as although they cover everyday issues that all teenagers face, carefully selected cards can also be used to tackle a variety of mental health problems. The cards can be used with an individual student who is suffering from anxiety or for groups asking each student to find the best solution to the worry. What also works well is to pair up the students with one being the ‘worrier’ and the other being the ‘adviser’. You could also have a third person being an ‘observer’ who listens and makes notes and reports back to the rest of the class. There are teachers’ notes to explain these different uses of the cards.

Contents: 70 worry cards, 7 solution cards, teachers’ notes

Ages 11-19
ISBN 978-1-909380-66-0

Author Eve Wilson has spent over 40 years in education, including ten as a head teacher; she is also a qualified Ofsted inspector for Primary and Early Years. Since leaving full-time teaching, Eve has worked as an educational consultant and adviser and was, for a time, Educational Consultant for the National Association for Gifted Children, running the national Helpline. She has now written, edited and/or published over 100 resources for schools, colleges, nurseries and other professional organisations. Eve is Schools Trustee for the Cedar Oak charity delivering lessons in local secondary schools on sex and relationships, crisis pregnancy and marriage. Eve Wilson, MA, Bed (Hons), Cert Ed (London Institute), OfSTED Inspector qualification.

Delivery (Mainland UK and Northern Ireland)

£3.50 Delivery for UK and Ireland (excluding bulky items marked with **) until £150

Free over £150

Bulky Delivery**

Items with ** in the name will incur an extra delivery charge, this will be added at checkout and depends on the item and the location of delivery.

For extra bulky items a charge of £40 to mainland UK and £100 to NI will be added at checkout due to the pallet surcharge. This will be visible at checkout. If you are ordering more than one bulky item please contact us for a quote as we may be able to combine this and reduce the charge.

Delivery (Outside Mainland UK)

Furniture, large play equipment, heavy items etc or items marked with ** may incur an additional delivery charge to Northern Ireland, Isle of Wight, Offshore Islands and some parts of Scotland.

If this is the case the customer will be contacted prior to processing the order. We will endeavour to get the cheapest quote. If the quote is not suitable full refund will be given.

Ordering from outside the UK mainland and Ireland postage is subject to quotation. Please place the order and we will contact you with the delivery cost if it is greater than that at delivery. We will endeavour to get the cheapest quote. If the quote is not suitable full refund will be given.

For delivery policy please see - http://www.learningspaceuk.co.uk/delivery-details-i5 

For returns please see - www.learningspaceuk.co.uk/returns-policy-i35

We accept payment by major credit cards. Contact our Accounts Department for details of BACS details to make payments.
When making payments online feel confident in shopping securely with Sage Pay or PayPal. For non-invoice account holders items will only be dispatched when full payment has been received, not when you place your order.

* We do not store credit card details nor do we share customer details with any 3rd parties*

Funding may be available to help pay for this product through grants available to families and organisations. Please see our grants section for further information.