9:00 am - 11:00 am
Youth Reflection: Level Up – VIRTUAL
Prerequisite: Youth Reflection Basics
Youth Reflection: Level Up builds upon the strategies and skills learned in Youth Reflection Basics. Reflection is a critical life skill that youth can use to remember and analyze experiences. Participants will deepen their understanding of the Plan-Do-Reflect experiential learning process to provide youth with structured reflection opportunities throughout their program. Additionally, participants will explore ways to implement the reflection strategies introduced across varied age groups and content areas. Lastly, participants will be introduced to additional engaging and fun reflection strategies and will apply their learning by creating a reflection lesson plan for an upcoming activity.
Upon successful completion of this training, the participant will earn 2.0 clock hours (.2 CEUs) of training.
- Review skills and strategies learned in Youth Reflection Basics.
- Compare and contrast differences in youth reflection strategies across age groups.
- Practice reflection activities designed to help youth remember and analyze their experiences.
- Create a reflection lesson plan for an upcoming activity within your program.
Core Knowledge, Skills and Competencies Addressed (CKSCs):
Learning Environments and Curriculum
Language and Communication Development
Apply – C. Encourages children and youth to communicate in a variety of ways.
Youth Engagement, Voice, and Choice
Individual Child/Youth Guidance
Apply – A. Encourages youth to express their ideas and feelings, support healthy development, meaningful relationships, and program quality.
Primary QIS Scales Addressed:
II. Supportive Environment
II-I. Fostering a Growth Mindset
IV. Engaging Environment
IV-O. Furthering Learning