MYP Affective Skills

How can students manage their own state of mind?

Mindfulness Awareness


Demonstrate persistence and perseverance

Triangle Puzzle Game (Link)

Practice delaying gratification

Delayed Gratification: The Marshmallow Test (Link)

Emotional Management

Practice strategies to overcome impulsiveness/anger

De-escalating Angry Students (Link)

Assisting Angry Students (Link)

Impassivity Interventions (Link)

Practice strategies to prevent & eliminate bullying

Understanding Bullying (Link)

Bullying Presentation for Educators (Link)

Practice strategies to reduce stress and anxiety

Stress - Stepping Stones to Mental Health (Link)


Practice analyzing & attributing causes for failure

Khan Academy - Self Control (Link)

Practice managing self-talk

Putting Positive Thinking into Practice (Link)

Practice positive thinking