Overcoming Obstacles Elementary Grades 3rd-5th: Student Assistance and Peer Support
Brief Program Description
Overcoming Obstacles is an evidence-based life-skills program designed to teach students in grades 3-5 fundamental life skills and concepts such as empathy, integrity, perseverance, and respect. Students will develop coping skills and will learn how to adopt a more positive outlook, how to identify and resist negative peer pressure, how to be responsible individuals, how to work well with others, how to resolve conflicts, and how to be a good friend and a good citizen. Overcoming Obstacles is a 12-week program which includes the following lessons.