GREAT DAY CURRICULUM
Great Day Academics has a full school year's worth of powerful lessons designed to build an unshakable foundation of resilience, connection, positive change and growth for you, your students and your family.
TEACHING LIFE LESSONS THAT LAST, AT HOME & IN CLASS
Teaching and learning key life skills, such as, patience, self-worth, authentic happiness, stress management, forgiveness, goal setting, adapting to change, perseverance, mindful living and emotional literacy are key factors in resolving many of the issues we see in our classrooms, in our homes and in the world today.
Each month, a new Unit is featured on the website. The month's Unit centers around one major life lesson and includes downloadable activities, book recommendations for children, teens and adults, as well as, inspirational workshops. Starting in August and ending in May, each month's lessons all build on the previous month. Monthly lessons expire at the closing of each season.
EMOTIONAL, MENTAL & PHYSICAL RESILIENCE
The downloads from the School Store include character building activities, social-emotional learning tools, practical resilience strategies and more to support and go beyond the Common Core. At the School Store, you'll find plenty of resources for both adults and children. By learning these lessons together, it creates an opportunity to communicate, connect and strengthen your resiliency in the areas of mental, physical and emotional well-being.
The resilience of your children and students are greatly influenced by your own capacity to manage stress and be well. So, get started right away and help your young learners create a great day!
Increases Cognitive Abilities
Mindfulness practices are essential for creating a balance between the use of your brain and heart. It is scientifically proven that children who habitually use these practices and learn mind - body awareness, reduce anxiety and increase cognitive abilities.